Friday, September 27, 2019

Sep 27
Unpack the Quack9:00 a.m.

Every year, hundreds of students, faculty, and staff of the University of Oregon volunteer to help the incoming class move into the residence halls as a part of Unpack the Quack...
September 27 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Every year, hundreds of students, faculty, and staff of the University of Oregon volunteer to help the incoming class move into the residence halls as a part of Unpack the Quack (UPQ). Unpack the Quack volunteers help move boxes, greet new Ducks, and welcome students' families and support systems to the UO Campus. This volunteer program is coordinated by University Housing. Participating in this valuable UO tradition will allow you or your organization to interact with new Ducks and show your community spirit. 

Sep 27
Scholar's Welcome2:00 p.m.

For students who have received the Summit, Apex, Presidential, Stamps, Quest, Logan, Excellence, or Diversity Excellence scholarships, you and your families are invited to an ice...
September 27 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Redwood Auditorium

For students who have received the Summit, Apex, Presidential, Stamps, Quest, Logan, Excellence, or Diversity Excellence scholarships, you and your families are invited to an ice cream social with Dr. Roger Thompson, Vice President of Student Services and Enrollment Management, and staff from the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, Student Orientation Programs, and Admissions. 

Sep 27
So, Your Nest is Off-Campus5:00 p.m.

Are you a first-year or transfer student living off-campus this year? Join Student Orientation Staffers who have had the same experience. We'll give you resources for living...
September 27 5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Straub Hall, 145

Are you a first-year or transfer student living off-campus this year? Join Student Orientation Staffers who have had the same experience. We'll give you resources for living off-campus, the best ways to stay involved, and where to find your community. 

Sep 27
Live Like a Duck Residence Hall Meeting6:00 p.m.

Please attend your first residence hall meeting in your respective halls. You should receive the meeting location at move-in. 
September 27 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

Please attend your first residence hall meeting in your respective halls. You should receive the meeting location at move-in. 

Sep 27
Week of Welcome Kickoff and Class Photo7:30 p.m.

Meet up with your friends and start Week of Welcome off right. The WOW Kickoff is where it all begins, and you do NOT want to miss it. Kickoff starts at 7:30 p.m. at Autzen...
September 27 7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Autzen Stadium

Meet up with your friends and start Week of Welcome off right. The WOW Kickoff is where it all begins, and you do NOT want to miss it. Kickoff starts at 7:30 p.m. at Autzen Stadium! Get your FREE T-SHIRT on the way!

Students living in the residence hall should plan to attend your first hall meeting at 6:00 p.m. Immediately following the meeting, Resident Assistants will help lead students to the Kickoff.

At Kickoff, students will also be taking their class photo in Autzen Stadium. 

Sep 27
Duck N2 the Rec9:30 p.m.

We're taking over the Student Recreation Center. Experience all the Rec has to offer. Games, giveaways, food, fun—all go late into the night at Duck N2 the Rec!
September 27 9:30 p.m.–12:00 a.m.
Student Recreation Center (SRC)

We're taking over the Student Recreation Center. Experience all the Rec has to offer. Games, giveaways, food, fun—all go late into the night at Duck N2 the Rec!

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Sep 28
Convocation11:00 a.m.

University Convocation is one of the UO's proudest traditions. It serves as the university's official welcome to new students and faculty members and celebrates the...
September 28 11:00 a.m.–noon
Matthew Knight Arena

University Convocation is one of the UO's proudest traditions. It serves as the university's official welcome to new students and faculty members and celebrates the atmosphere of academic excellence, innovation, and intellectual curiosity in which our students, faculty, and staff thrive. Graduation concludes your degree work; Convocation starts it. Come get academically inspired. 

Sep 28
So, Your Nest is Off-Campus2:30 p.m.

Are you a first-year or transfer student living off-campus this year? Join Student Orientation Staffers who have had the same experience. We'll give you resources for living...
September 28 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Straub Hall, 145

Are you a first-year or transfer student living off-campus this year? Join Student Orientation Staffers who have had the same experience. We'll give you resources for living off-campus, the best ways to stay involved, and where to find your community. 

Sep 28
Learn Like a Duck Residence Hall Meeting4:00 p.m.

This is the second hall meeting for students living in the residence halls. You should receive the meeting location in your respective halls during move-in. 
September 28 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

This is the second hall meeting for students living in the residence halls. You should receive the meeting location in your respective halls during move-in. 

Sep 28
Flock Party4:30 p.m.

The Flock Party provides a fun, interactive, and informative celebration to welcome students and set the tone for the new year. Find an organization to join, get free food...
September 28 4:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Green

The Flock Party provides a fun, interactive, and informative celebration to welcome students and set the tone for the new year. Find an organization to join, get free food and swag, and have a blast at the UO's block party we call the Flock Party!

Sep 28
Flock Party After Dark8:00 p.m.

Keep the Flock Party going! Activities begin in the residence halls around 8:00 p.m. and continue on into the late night hours. 
September 28 8:00 p.m.

Keep the Flock Party going! Activities begin in the residence halls around 8:00 p.m. and continue on into the late night hours. 

View Resident Hall and FIG Meeting Details for Saturday

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Sep 29
We Are Oregon Pep Rally10:00 a.m.

Come learn what it takes to be a true Duck fan! We'll teach you how to join the student section for Athletic events and all the traditions that come with...
September 29 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Matthew Knight Arena

Come learn what it takes to be a true Duck fan! We'll teach you how to join the student section for Athletic events and all the traditions that come with it. 

Following the Pep Rally, stick around to support your Oregon Volleyball Team as they take on Utah! Wear green and yellow!

Sep 29
UO Volleyball vs. Utahnoon

Come watch your Oregon Ducks face off against Utah on September 29 at Matthew Knight Arena!
September 29 noon
Matthew Knight Arena

Come watch your Oregon Ducks face off against Utah on September 29 at Matthew Knight Arena!

Sep 29
95x: More Than an ID Number3:00 p.m.

95x is an event that honors and highlights multicultural identities through multiple interactive sessions hosted by current faculty and students. Through 95x, students will have...
September 29 3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

95x is an event that honors and highlights multicultural identities through multiple interactive sessions hosted by current faculty and students. Through 95x, students will have the opportunity to initiate their journey to find their communities within the University of Oregon.

Sep 29
Find Your Classes Tours3:00 p.m.

We know navigating campus can be confusing—just finding your classes can be a pretty big task. Come with your class schedule and one of our UO Ambassadors will lead you in a...
September 29 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Amphitheater

We know navigating campus can be confusing—just finding your classes can be a pretty big task. Come with your class schedule and one of our UO Ambassadors will lead you in a specially designed tour dedicated to helping you locate your classes.

Sep 29
Transfer Night6:30 p.m.

Join current transfer students to enjoy some delicious bites and great friends! We will be leaving from the EMU Amphitheater and taking a short walk as a group to local...
September 29 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Meet at the Amphitheater

Join current transfer students to enjoy some delicious bites and great friends! We will be leaving from the EMU Amphitheater and taking a short walk as a group to local restaurants near campus, including Hey Neighbor Pizza, Sweet Life, and the famous Prince Pucklers!

Sep 29
Movie on the Lawn9:00 p.m.

Grab a blanket or a lawn chair and Join the Welcome Team and other new Ducks for a movie on campus! We'll be watching Booksmart, an unfiltered comedy about best...
September 29 9:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Global Scholars Hall, Lawn

Grab a blanket or a lawn chair and Join the Welcome Team and other new Ducks for a movie on campus! We'll be watching Booksmart, an unfiltered comedy about best friends. Free pizza and donuts will be provided!

Monday, September 30, 2019

Sep 30
College Block10:00 a.m.

Learn more about academic programs, engagement opportunities, and tips to jump start your first year at the UO. We'll have over 50 departments and programs at this...
September 30 10:00 a.m.–12:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), EMU Ballroom

Learn more about academic programs, engagement opportunities, and tips to jump start your first year at the UO. We'll have over 50 departments and programs at this year’s College Block event. This is also a great opportunity to chat with an academic advisor for quick questions regarding your Fall term schedule and learn more about Flight Paths. Free snacks will be provided.

Sep 30
Find Your Classes Tour10:00 a.m.

We know navigating campus can be confusing—just finding your classes can be a pretty big task. Come with your class schedule and one of our UO Ambassadors will lead you in a...
September 30 10:00 a.m.–noon
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)

We know navigating campus can be confusing—just finding your classes can be a pretty big task. Come with your class schedule and one of our UO Ambassadors will lead you in a specially designed tour dedicated to helping you locate your classes.

Sep 30
Free Outdoor Programs Trips for New Students!10:00 a.m.

Join the Outdoor Program for a day of trips planned for new students!  As part of Week of Welcome, all these trips will be FREE!

- Monday - Sep 30, 2019

- Inflatable...

September 30 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program (OP) Barn

Join the Outdoor Program for a day of trips planned for new students!  As part of Week of Welcome, all these trips will be FREE!

- Monday - Sep 30, 2019

- Inflatable Kayak on the Willamette River in town

- Bike the river path, and learn about Bike Share

- Hike Spencer Butte, and see the best view of town anywhere!

SIGN UP AT THE OUTDOOR PROGRAM TABLE AT FLOCK PARTY:  Saturday, Sep 28

Sep 30
Cel-ERB-ration11:00 a.m.

Visit the EMU for an open house event, showcasing all that the EMU has to offer. We will have refreshments, raffle prizes, and a variety of activities. The EMU is the campus...
September 30 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)

Visit the EMU for an open house event, showcasing all that the EMU has to offer. We will have refreshments, raffle prizes, and a variety of activities. The EMU is the campus living room, so get comfy in it!

Sep 30
Welcome to the Flock: Avoiding a Hangover11:00 a.m.

Do movies tell the truth about college parties? Come find out from a panel of current students, and get ready to ask honest questions about the reality of college life....
September 30 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Straub Hall, 156

Do movies tell the truth about college parties? Come find out from a panel of current students, and get ready to ask honest questions about the reality of college life. We’ll share tips on safe partying, substance-free events, and teach you how to respond to emergency situations.

Join the first of nine Welcome to the Flock events for new students taking place throughout the fall term.

Sep 30
State Meetups1:00 p.m.

Join us to celebrate your hometown with people from the same region. These catered events will help you make new friends and create a sense of community in your new home away from...
September 30 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Redwood Auditorium

Join us to celebrate your hometown with people from the same region. These catered events will help you make new friends and create a sense of community in your new home away from home.

Students who are not from Oregon or California: Meetup with students from your home state!