Students Invited to Welcome Week 2018

Students Invited to Welcome Week 2018


When Jacksonville State kicks off the Fall 2018 semester on August 21, it will signify more than just the start of a new academic year. It will mark the return of the full JSU family, reunited for the first time since a destructive tornado interrupted the final weeks of the Spring 2018 semester. Student Affairs has planned a very special Welcome Week to greet students as they arrive back on campus.

All students are invited to the following events:

Saturday, August 18:

  • Move-In Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Street Fair, 5-8 p.m., Lawn of the Theron Montgomery Building
  • Glow Party, 9 p.m. to 12 a.m., Theron Montgomery Building Auditorium

Sunday, August 19:

  • Panhellenic Bid Day, 11 a.m., Lawn of the Theron Montgomery Building
  • IFC Recruitment Kick-off, 1-3 p.m., Paul Carpenter Village
  • Wings and Things, 3-6 p.m., Quad
  • After the Fire, 7 p.m., Leone Cole Auditorium

Monday, August 20:

  • Are You Ready for Fall?, 10 a.m., Theron Montgomery Building
  • Meet the SGA, 12-2 p.m., Front Steps of the Theron Montgomery Building
  • Surviving the College Transition, 2 p.m., Theron Montgomery Building
  • Welcome Back Cookout, 3-5 p.m., International House
  • Freshman Convocation, 6:30 p.m., JSU Stadium
  • Meet the Greeks (NPHC), immediately following convocation, Quad

Tuesday, August 21:

  • Get on Board Day, 2-6 p.m., Lawn of the Theron Montgomery Building
  • RECFest, 6-9 p.m., Stephenson Hall

Wednesday, August 22:

  • David Hall Mentalist Show, 7-8 p.m., Leone Cole Auditorium

Thursday, August 23:

  • Spirit on Mountain Street, 6-8 p.m., Mountain Street
  • Morgan Wallen Concert, 8-10 p.m., Mountain Street

Friday, August 24:

  • SGA Shirt Swap, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Second Floor of the Theron MontgomeryBuilding
  • Tailgate at Bennett Field, 5 p.m.

Saturday, August 25:

  • Gamecock Football vs. North Carolina A&T in the FCS Football Classic, 6 p.m., Montgomery’s Cramton Bowl