Welcome Week Schedule
Arrival Day: MSOE Welcome Week Begins!
Moving In and Getting Settled
8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Residence Halls
Welcome week leaders and Residence Life staff will be here to help you check in and move your belongings to you room.
If you need alternate move-in accommodations please contact Residence Life at (414) 277-7400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Laptop and Textbook Pickup
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Campus Center
Pick up your laptop, then swing by the Bookstore for some MSOE gear and your first quarter textbooks.
Dean's Welcome Cookout
11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Juneau and Milwaukee St. Intersection (rain location: Campus Center 3rd Floor)
Grab a burger and chat with MSOE staff, faculty and students.
Transfer Student Orientation
5 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium
Meet other new and current transfer students over a casual dinner. In addition, you'll be able to pick up your laptop, student ID, and get other valuable information for transfer students.
Commuter Student Orientation
5 p.m., Multi Purpose Room
Meet other new and current commuter students over a casual dinner. In addition, you'll be able to pick up your laptop, student ID, and get other valuable information for commuter students.
8:30 p.m., Grass Athletic Field (rain date: Thursday, August 30th)
Grab a blanker and head out to watch a fun flick under the city stars! Save room for popcorn and soda!
Finding your people and your passions.
Thinking Outside the Box
10 a.m., Kern Arena
Please be prepared to connect with your fellow peers, exchange contact information and discover the stupid human tricks of the student body.
Campus Ministries Info Session: Find Your Purpose
Noon., Todd Wehr Auditorium
Learn about various faith-based organizations on campus, local places of worship and connect with your peers during this non-denominational session.
Global Opportunities Info Session: You're Going Places
1 p.m.,Todd Wehr Auditorium
Learn about the various travel opportunities, short-term or long-term, that being a Raider offers you.
Music Programs Info Session: The Sound of Success
2 p.m.,Todd Wehr Auditorium
Learn about MSOE's music programs, signup for ensembles, connect with other musicians and get involved.
Club and Intramural Sports Info Session: Let's Play.
3 p.m.,Todd Wehr Auditorium
MSOE has great tiered athletic offerings; Varsity D3, club and intramural. Stop by to learn more, or register to compete at your preferred level.
#Adulting Info Session: How Does This All Work?
4 p.m.,Todd Wehr Auditorium
This session will provide information about parking on campus, laptop issues, printing, where to go for assistance with a variety of questions, Registrar's important dates and more.
8 p.m., Campus Center Great Room
Meet your mentors and your academic support team.
10 a.m., Kern Arena
More information coming soon!
Academic Department Meetings*
Noon – 4:30 p.m., Various Campus Locations
Meet your academic department team, fellow classmates, academic academic advisor and review your Year One syllabus.
*Please review the additional addendum for your academic department meeting time and location.
4:30 p.m., Library
Meet the amazing professors and staff that make up MSOE in this fun and casual "Faculty Fair!" Food and refreshments will be available.
Jazz in the Park
7 p.m., Cathedral Square
Jazz in the Park is one of Milwaukee's favorite free, outdoor summer music series which features an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R&B, reggae, blues and more. Jam out to both local and national performers!
Field day fun and fanfare.
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m., Kern Field House
Join your classmates and hear inspirational and informational messages from the Dean of Students, MSOE's President, Dr. John Walz and more before you kick off the first week of the rest of your life!
Noon – 3 p.m., Grass Athletic Field (rain location: Kern Field House)
Let loose on the grass field! Play bubble ball, volleyball, test out your skills on the slack lines and just have fun!
Rowdy Raider Pep Rally
6 p.m., Kern Arena
Come and learn the Raider Fight Song and grab some spirit wear before the MSOE Men's Soccer Home Opener at Viet's Field.