Welcome Week 2020: Thurs. 9/3 | Fri. 9/4 | Sat. 9/5 | Sun. 9/5 | Mon. 9/7

The schedule for Welcome Week 2020 (September 3-7) is being updated, and will become available soon!
(The events listed below are for example purposes only.)

Curious about the variety of events and happenings that were held? Here's a glimpse of the schedule and fun we had last year.


Thursday, September 3, 2020

Moving In and Getting Settled: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Residence Halls

Raider Resources and Laptop Pickup: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Campus Center

Honors Student Orientation: 1 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

Happy or Not Hour: Parents Reception: 4:30 p.m., Grohmann Museum Rooftop

Commuter Student Orientation: 4 p.m., Campus Center Multi Purpose Room

Floor Meetings: 4:30 p.m., Grohmann Tower, Residence Hall Floors and RWJ Cafe

"The Raider Way" Welcome Dinner: 6 p.m., Kern Center Field House

Comedy Sportz: (following "The Raider Way" dinner), Kern Center Field House

Friday, September 4, 2020

Raider Round Up: 9 a.m., Kern Center Arena

Maximize Your Buzz - Educational program about Alcohol: 10:30 a.m. – Noon, Kern Center Arena

Freaky Fast Lunch: Noon – 1 p.m., Kern Center Arena

CREATE Speaker: Jose Bowen: 1 p.m., Kern Center Arena

Zero Shades of Gray - Seminar on Sexual Assault: 2 p.m., Kern Center Arena

Plug-In to MSOE: Get Involved, Get Connected: 1–3 p.m., Kern Center Field House

Casino Night: 8 p.m., Campus Center, Great Room

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Raider Round Up: 9 – 10 a.m., Kern Center Arena

Faculty Tell All: 10 – 11 a.m., Kern Center Arena

Academic Department Meetings: 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Various Campus Locations

Students Tell All: 5 p.m., Kern Center Field House

Packers vs. Bears Viewing Party: 7 p.m., Campus Center 3rd Floor Great Room

MSOE After Dark: Glow Up Night: 10 p.m., Viets Field

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Raider Round Up: The Wellness Guide to Thrive at MSOE: 9 – 11 a.m., Kern Center Arena

Convocation: 11 a.m., Kern Center Field House

Honors Field Lesson and Dinner: 3 – 5 p.m., Honors Cohort only. Depart from Grohmann Tower

Athletic Tailgate: 3 – 6 p.m., Market Street (outside of Kern Center)

Gaming with MAGE: 6 p.m. – Midnight, Campus Center 3rd Floor MAGE Gaming Room

Women's Volleyball Invitational: 6 p.m., Kern Center Arena

MSOE After Dark "Flashback Friday" on Ice: 7 – 10 p.m., Kern Center Ice Arena

Monday, September 7, 2020

Learn to Row with the MSOE Crew Team: 9 a.m., Meet at the Kern Center

Bradford Beach Outing: All Day, Bradford Beach

Women's Volleyball Invitational: 10 a.m., Kern Center Arena

Color Fight with Greek Life: 11 a.m., Grass Athletic Field

Service Saturday: 11 a.m., Meet at the Campus Center

Men's Soccer Game: 1 p.m., Viets Field

Kickball Game with ASME: 3 p.m., Grass Athletic Field

Laser Tag with Student Union Board: 8 p.m., Science Building (Meet on first floor)

MSOE After Dark: Nachos and Game Night with RHA: 10 p.m., RWJ Cafeteria

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Campus Ministry Church and Community Connection: 8 a.m., TBD

Multicultural Organization Meet and Greet Cook Out: Noon, Meet at the Grass Athletic Field

SWE and the Arts: 1 p.m., Meet at the Campus Center

Kayak the Milwaukee River: 2 p.m., Meet at the Campus Center

Xplore Milwaukee: 3 p.m., Meet at the Campus Center

Improv Workshop: 5 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

Griswold the Therapy Dog Meet and Greet: 6 p.m., MLH Lobby

Classes Start!