students enjoying FreshmanFest

Student Events

Freshman Fest

Each fall, the Dean welcomes our new students. The event is hosted on the Bardeen Quad and includes a traditional cookout, inflatables, music, and much more. Read more details about the event.

The Dean’s Student & Family Welcome Reception

The Dean's Student and Family Welcome Reception Join the Dean for a Student and Family Welcome Reception. This event is open to all new students (including freshman, transfer, and graduate students) and their families. Read more details about the event.

Senior Send-Off

On Reading Day, join Dean Cangellaris for a fun event celebrating all graduating seniors. The celebration features music, study break snacks, carnival games & gifts for all seniors. Read more details about the event.