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Welcome Week

Fall 2022 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.

Friday, Aug. 26

Event

Time

Location

Red Dragon Pride: Meet Other Students, Free T-Shirt, & Ice Cream Social

4 p.m.

Stadium Complex

SLC Takeover with Orientation Assistants (OAs)

9 p.m.

Student Life Center

Saturday, Aug. 27

Event

Time

Location

Red Dragon Stuff a Buddy

3 p.m.

Corey Union Exhibition Lounge

Welcome Picnic

4-7 p.m.

Bishop and Shea Quad

Nachos at Night and Make a Street Sign

8 p.m.

Corey Union, First Floor

Sunday, Aug. 28

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

All Students Floor Meetings

7 p.m.

Residence Hall Main Lounges

Dragon Scavenger Hunt

8 p.m.

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Monday, Aug. 29 - Classes Begin

Event

Time

Location

DIY Room Decoration

5 p.m.

Corey Union Function Room

Game Room Contests

7 p.m.

Student Life Center Game Room

Intramural Sports Employment Info Session

8 p.m.

Student Life Center, Room 1104

Tuesday, Aug. 30

Event

Time

Location

Recreational Sports Fair

4-7 p.m.

Student Life Center

Trivia

9 p.m.

Corey Union Exhibition Lounge

Wednesday, Aug. 31

Event

Time

Location

Study Abroad 101

3-4 p.m.

Old Main, Room 220

Wellness Wednesday: Africana Dance

7 p.m.

Student Life Center MAC Court

Thursday, Sept. 1

Event

Time

Location

Student Employment and Internship Info Fair

3-5 p.m.

Corey Union, Exhibition Lounge

Chocolate Fountain and Board Games

8:30 p.m.

Corey Union, Function Room

Friday, Sept. 2

Event

Time

Location

International Programs Welcome Celebration

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Corey Union Steps

Food Truck and Resource Fair

2-4 p.m.

Corey Union Steps

Voice Office Welcome

4-6 p.m.

Bishop-Shea Quad

Cortland Nites Hypnotist

8 p.m.

Corey Union, Function Room

Saturday, Sept. 3

Event

Time

Location

The Great New York State Fair **

12-6 p.m.

NYS Fairgrounds, Syracuse

Cortland Nites Mini Golf **

7-10 p.m.

Shipwreck Golf, Route 13, Cortland

Sunday, Sept. 4

Event

Time

Location

Outdoor Movie TBD

8 p.m.

Moffett Lawn

Monday, Sept. 5 - Labor Day - No Classes

Event

Time

Location

Student Club Fair and Labor Day Carnival

Noon-3 p.m.

Corey Union Steps

Transportation is provided to all off-campus activities. 

** Advance registration required. 
For more information about Welcome Week, please call Campus Activities at 607-753-5574 or email campusactivities@cortland.edu