Bulldog Welcome Week

Welcome Week

A BIG BULLDOG WELCOME FOR FALL '23

Your first week as a college student starts here. We have a whole set of online learning that will prepare you for your arrival on campus and beyond! Click on the day to see what's up.

How to Prepare:

  • Come into all phases of Welcome Week with open eyes. Try new things or be willing to attend events you want to attend without your roommate or friend from high school. 
  • Download the Bulldog Mobile App. The schedule and all the information you will need for Welcome Week will be added there. Information is being updated daily! You'll also be able to find all Welcome Week/Welcome Back Events on Bulldog Connect
  • Download the GroupMe App. This is how your Welcome Week Leader will communicate with you and your small group. 
  • Follow us on social media @umdbulldogbeginnings  
  • Have questions? Ask them! [email protected] 

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Wednesday, August 24th

Housing and Residence Life Move-In Day 1  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Bulldog Bash 1:00 - 5:00 PM 

Just For Parents (TBD)

DIY Terrariums 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Kickball 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Movie Night in Boh90 8:00 - 10:00 PM

Mocktails and MarioKart 9:00 - 10:00 PM

 

Thursday, August 25th

Housing and Residence Life Move-In Day 1  9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Bulldog Bash 1:00 - 5:00 PM 

Just For Parents (TBD)

Commuter Student Welcome 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Transfer Student Welcome 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Soccer Game Tailgate 5:30 - 9:00 PM

Movie in Boh90 8:00 - 10:00 PM

Renegade Improv (TBD)

Friday, August 26th

Chancellor Welcome 12:00 - 12:45 PM 

College Welcome 1:00 - 3:00 PM 

Karaoke 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Kickball 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Silent Disco 9:00 - 10:00 PM 

The Mentalist 10:00 - 11:00 PM 

Saturday, August 27th

Lounge Extravaganza 11:00 - 1:00 PM

KPB Lawn Games 1:00 - 2:00 PM

It's On Us (TBD)

Pride and Spirit + All Student Photo 8:00 - 9:30 PM

Bulldog Scramble 9:30 - 11:00 PM  

Sunday, August 28th

Community Exploration 1:00 - 4:00 PM 

ODI Block Party (TBD) 

Find Your Classrooms 5:00 - 8:00 PM 

Meet the Greeks 6:00 - 8:00 PM