Welcome Week

Fall 2019 Welcome Week

From move-in day to the first day of classes, Welcome Week is designed to help you become part of the campus community and lay the foundation for a successful collegiate experience. Our fun-filled schedule will give you the skills to navigate successfully around campus, the knowledge to become a productive member of the SUNY Cortland family, and the memories that will make your time here fun and meaningful.

Attend Events, Win Prizes!

Attend the Welcome Week events noted with an ** for your chance to win prizes. Pick up an Event Punch Card, have it stamped at the event(s) and bring your completed card to the Student Club Fair on Monday, Sept. 2. The more events you attend, the more chances you have to win!

Friday, Aug. 23

Event

Time

Location

Multicultural Family Welcome

2-5 p.m.

Corey Union, First Floor Patio

New Students Floor Meetings

7:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Main Lounges

PlayFair and Ice Cream Social **

9 p.m.

Park Center Corey Gymnasium

Saturday, Aug. 24

Event

Time

Location

Green Dot Speaker **

1 and 3 p.m.

Corey Union Function Room

Welcome Picnic

5-8 p.m.

Bishop and Shea Quad

Game Show **

8:30 p.m.

Corey Union Function Room

Nachos at Night and Make a Street Sign

10 p.m.

Corey Union, First Floor

Sunday, Aug. 25

Event

Time

Location

Transfer Takeoff and Class Finding Tours

1:30-3 p.m.

Newmark Pavilion (between Memorial Library & Sperry)

First Year Class Finding Tours

2 p.m.

Corey Union Steps

Academic Convocation **

4 p.m.

Student Life Center

Academic Convocation Dinner

5 p.m.

Lusk Field House

Dragon Scavenger Hunt Begins

6 p.m.

Social Media – Follow @CortlandNites on Instagram

All Students Floor Meetings

7 p.m.

Residence Hall Main Lounges

Catholic Mass and Dinner

8 p.m.

Newman Catholic Center - 8 Calvert St.

Monday, Aug. 26

Event

Time

Location

Game Room Contests **

7:30 p.m.

Student Life Center Game Room

Tuesday, Aug. 27

Event

Time

Location

New Transfer Welcome BBQ

Noon-2 p.m.

Bishop-Shea Quad

Open Mic **

7 p.m.

Corey Union, First Floor

Wednesday, Aug. 28

Event

Time

Location

Student Employment and Volunteer Fair **

3-5 p.m.

Corey Union Function Room

Wellness Wednesday: A Taste of Rec Sports

6 and 7 p.m.

Student Life Center

Thursday, Aug. 29

Event

Time

Location

Outdoor Pursuits Meet and Greet

3 p.m.

Student Life Center, Outdoor Pursuits Center

Chocolate Fountain and Board Games

8:30 p.m.

Corey Union, Function Room

Friday, Aug. 30

Event

Time

Location

Study Abroad and International Student Welcome Party

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Corey Union Steps

Women's Volleyball vs. Lebanon Valley

3 p.m.

Park Center, Corey Gymnasium

Study Abroad 101 Information Session

3 p.m.

Old Main, Room 220

Men's Soccer vs. Rochester

4 p.m.

Holloway Field

Women's Tennis vs. Hartwick

4 p.m.

Tennis Courts

Women’s Volleyball vs. Stockton

5 p.m.

Park Center, Corey Gymnasium

Women's Soccer vs. Sage

7 p.m.

Holloway Field

Cortland Nites Hypnotist **

8 p.m.

Corey Union, Function Room

Saturday, Aug. 31

Event

Time

Location

Women's Volleyball vs. Baldwin Wallace

10 a.m.

Park Center, Corey Gymnasium

The Great New York State Fair

12-6 p.m.

NYS Fairgrounds, Syracuse

Women's Volleyball vs. Canton

12:30 p.m.

Park Center, Corey Gymnasium

Men's Soccer vs. Rutgers Newark

4 p.m.

Holloway Field

Cortland Nites Mini Golf **

8 p.m.

Shipwreck Golf, Route 13, Cortland

Sunday, Sept. 1

Event

Time

Location

Catholic Mass and Dinner

8 p.m.

Newman Catholic Center - 8 Calvert St.

Movie - Avengers: Endgame **

9 p.m.

Corey Union, Function Room

Monday, Sept. 2

Event

Time

Location

Student Club Fair and Labor Day Carnival

Noon-3 p.m.

Corey Union Steps



For more information about Welcome Week, please call Campus Activities at 607-753-5574.