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GB WELCOME

Welcome to the Phoenix Fam!

We're so happy you're here.

These next few days leading up to your first day of classes will be some of the most memorable during your time as a student. Student Ambassadors will guide you through your experience as you learn more about the university, meet new friends, and prepare to start your fall semester. Oh, and did we mention there's a party at Lambeau Field?

A large crowd of students gather at Lambeau Field for their civic engagement celebration in September 2022. Students in the foreground pose for a selfie.

Fall 2024 Schedule
Coming Soon!

GB Welcome Fall 2023 Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 2 - Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Saturday, September 2

TimeActivityLocation
8 AM-1 PMResident Move-InHousing Locations
11 AM-1:30 PMFamily BrunchMarketplace
2-3 PMCommuter Welcome (Students)Phoenix Rooms
2-3 PMResidence Hall Meetings (Students)Residence Halls
2-3:15 PMFamily Sendoff (Parents & Families)The Weidner Grand Foyer
3:30-4:15 PMNew Student ConvocationThe Weidner
4:30-5 PMClass PhotoPhoenix Sculpture
5-7 PMSmall Group Sessions & DinnerMarketplace
7-7:45 PMIce Cream Social with Chancellor AlexanderMAC Hall Circle
7-8:30 PMPaint the PhoenixMAC Hall Circle
8:30-10:30 PMHeadphone DiscoStudent Services Plaza

Sunday, September 3

TimeActivityLocation
8-9 AMBreakfastMarketplace
9 AM - NoonTime on Your OwnVarious
Noon-1 PMLunchMarketplace
Noon-1 PMStudent Employment TablingUniversity Union Concourse
1-2:15 PMShot of RealityPhoenix Rooms
Choose Your Own
2:30-3:15 PM
Budgeting & FinancesAlumni Room
Career Exploration1965 Room
Managing StressMAC 210
Nutrition, Dining & Eating on a BudgetChristie Theatre
Sustainability 101MAC 212
3-9 PMDUI SimulatorOutside University Union near MAC Circle
3:15-5 PMSocials
Ping Pong with University Police

Buddies & Board Games

Esports


Phoenix Park


Student Engagement Center

Esports Lounge
4-7 PMDinner
Meal plans are now active!
Marketplace
6:30-7:30 PMVariety Show RehearsalChristie Theater
7:30-9 PMCasino NightPhoenix Rooms

Monday, September 4

TimeActivityLocation
7-8 AMMorning YogaKEC Group Fitness Studio
7-8:30 AMBreakfastMarketplace
9-9:30 AMRequired Small Group Meeting 
9:40-11:40 AMEducational Session RotationsVarious
11:40 AM-12:30 PMLunch & Small GroupsMarketplace
12:30-1 PMCheck in and Load Busses for Service ProjectPhoenix Room C
1:30-3:30 PMService Project
Register Here!
Various Elementary Schools
3:30-4 PMSmall Group Service DebriefService Project Site
4:30-6:30 PMCivic Engagement Celebration *Must have participated in Service project to attendLambeau Field
7-8 PMVariety Show RehearsalChristie Theater
8-10 PMBingo & KaraokePhoenix Rooms & Phoenix Club

Tuesday, September 5

TimeActivityLocation
7-8 AMPaddle on the PondLow Stormwater Pond Shorewood
8-9 AMBreakfast in Small GroupsMarketplace
9-9:45 AMFYS Classes meetClassroom Locations
10 AM - NoonBringing in the Bystander 
Noon - 1:15 PMLunchMarketplace
Choose Your Own
1:15-2 PM
How to Thrive in College1965 Room
Find Your ClassroomsChristie Theatre
Army ROTCAlumni Room
Study Abroad & Study AwayMAC 208
Choose Your Social
2:15-3:30 PM
First Generation & Friends FairPhoenix Patio
Multicultural & BIPOCMulticultural Resource Center
LGBTQ+Pride Center
CommuterStudent Engagement Center
VeteranVeterans Lounge
Eco Friendly PhoenixLenfesty Courtyard
Coffeehouse ChatCommon Grounds
Choose Your Own
3:45-5 PM
Green Bay MetroUniversity Ticketing & Information Center
Get to Know the GreeksPhoenix Park
Phoenix ClubPhoenix Club
5-6:30 PMDinnerMarketplace
7-9 PMVariety ShowPhoenix Rooms

Location Key

RoomLocation
Climbing WallKress Events Center
Group Fitness Center
MACMary Ann Cofrin Hall
MAC Hall CircleUniversity Union
Credit Union Entrance
1965 RoomUniversity Union Main Level
Cloud Commons / MarketplaceUniversity Union Main Level
ConcourseUniversity Union Main Level
Nicolet RoomUniversity Union Main Level
Phoenix BookstoreUniversity Union Main Level
Phoenix RoomsUniversity Union Main Level
Alumni RoomUniversity Union Lower Level
Christie TheaterUniversity Union Lower Level
Green Bay GrillUniversity Union Lower Level
MESAUniversity Union Lower Level
Phoenix ClubUniversity Union Lower Level
Pride CenterUniversity Union Lower Level
Student Engagement CenterUniversity Union Lower Level
Student Services PlazaUniversity Union Bookstore Entrance

Accessibility Accommodations

If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations, please contact the Student Engagement Center at 920-465-2720