About Weeks of Welcome

Weeks of Welcome (WOW) is a series of events welcoming students to campus while encouraging them to begin their journey toward getting involved, discovering school spirit and taking steps toward lifelong memories. UIC Welcomes all new and returning students to campus! Come celebrate the beginning of a new semester with us! Check below for a list of events.

Weeks of Welcome Schedule

January 2020
  • 1.10.20 – 1.17.20 | Commuter Dash

    New and transfer students are invited to join a virtual & in-person scavenger hunt from Jan. 10-17 by attending events, exploring campus, and winning prizes! For details, visit: go.uic.edu/commuterdash

    1.16.20 | 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM | REC LIVE

    Location: Student Recreation Facility
    Experience all UIC Campus Recreation has to offer! Learn about programs and services at this annual Open House event. For details, visit: recreation.uic.edu

    1.20.20 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM |Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

    Location: Various
    For more information, visit: go.uic.edu/mlksignup

    1.21.20 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM | Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration

    Location: SCE, Illinois Room
    The keynote will be presented by Angela Rye. Register at: go.uic.edu/MLK2020

    1.22.20 and 1.23.20 | 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM both days | Winter Involvement Fair

    Location: SCE, Illinois Room
    Learn how to get involved on campus and in the community at the Involvement Fair. For details, visit: involvement.uic.edu