SLE announces Weeks of Welcome schedule: Welcome back, Jags!

As school is right around the corner, Augusta University’s office of Student Life and Engagement is excited to announce the full schedule for their Weeks of Welcome.

These Weeks of Welcome are a time for new and returning students to discover more about the university through events and activities designed to help students learn more about themselves, campus resources and the broader community.

SLE is working to excite students about being a Jaguar and help students to feel a sense of belonging, knowledgeable about their institution and supported.

Fall 2018 Weeks of Welcome Schedule
Aug. 14:
  • Freshman Convocation: First Year Experience
    Time: Morning
    Location: Maxwell PAT
Aug. 15:
  • Lemonade Brigade: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 10 a.m.
    Location: Summerville and HSC
Aug. 17:
  • Jaguar Madness: SLE and Athletics
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Location Christenberry Fieldhouse
Aug. 20:
  • Beyond the Wall Poster Sale
    Time: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Summerville Tear Drop Area
Aug. 21:
  • Taste of Augusta: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.
    Location: Douglas Barnard Amphitheatre
Aug. 21:
  • Big Dream Gathering: Career Services and SLE
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Location: JSAC Ballroom
Aug. 22:
  • Club Festival: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 11:00 a.m.
    Location: Douglas Barnard Amphitheatre
Aug. 22:
  • Meet & Greek: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Location: JSAC Ballroom
Aug. 23:
  • AU Student Employment Expo: Career Services & Fin. Aid
    Time: Morning
    Location: JSAC Ballroom
Aug. 23:
  • The CREW’s Kickoff Event: The CREW
    Time: Evening
    Location: Jaguar Park (HSC)
Aug. 26:
  • Ice Cream Sundae Sunday: Multicultural Student Engagement and Residence Life
    Time: 6:00 p.m.
    Location: Oak Hall Connect Space
Aug. 27:
  • Kickback with Campus Rec
    Time: 6:00 p.m.
    Location Jaguar Park
Aug. 28:
  • Take Over Tuesday: The CREW; USGA
    Time: Morning
    Location: JSAC Patio
    (If you would like to participate in this Take Over Tuesday please visit The CREW’s website.
Aug. 29:
  • NPHC Intake 101: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Location: JSAC Ballroom
Aug. 30:
  • Health Science Kickoff: The CREW & GSGA
    Time: 12:00 p.m.
    Location: Education Commons Patio (HSC)
Sept. 4:
  • IFC Open House: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: 6:00 p.m.
    Location: JSAC Coffeehouse
Sept. 5:
  • World Religion and Spirituality Fair: Student Life and Eng.
    Time: Morning
    Location: Douglas Barnard Amphitheatre
Sept. 6:
  • Sophomore Welcome Back Ice Cream Social: First and
    Second Year Experiences/Academic Advisement/Student Success
    Time: 11:00 a.m.
    Location: University Hall Patio
Sept. 6-9:
  • CPC Recruitment: Student Life and Engagement
    Time: Morning and Evening;
    Location: JSAC Ballroom and Coffeehouse
Sept. 19:
  • Study Abroad Fair: Study Abroad Office
    Time: 10 a.m.
    Location: JSAC Amphitheater

The is a tentative schedule, please continue to check back with Student Life and Engagement as events are updated.

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