Weeks of Welcome

We're so glad you're here

Welcome to the IUPUI campus, your new academic home for the 2020-21 school year. The Division of Student Affairs is here to prepare you for your academic year, ensuring that you have a rewarding campus experience by providing you with opportunities to meet new people, get to know the campus, and help you find your place here. Each year, we host a variety of events to help you get acclimated to the campus, with events beginning at move-in and lasting for the first two weeks of the semester.

A crowd of students cheer with stadium lights behind them.
A man with a Weeks of Welcome t-shirt stands at a DJ booth smiling at the camera.
Two students painting at First Night.

SAPB First Night

Saturday, August 22, 7–11:00 p.m. (live Zoom kickoff)
Virtual event

Kick off the year with SAPB's First Night! We will be having all of the fun from years past virtually. Check out the many different options that SAPB has to offer!

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Student pose for a photo at the Black Student Union event.

Black Student Welcome Back Mixer

Thursday, September 3, 5–7 p.m.
Virtual event

The Black Student Welcome Back Mixer welcomes all students, especially those who identify their heritage as part of the African Diaspora, to meet others who share similar backgrounds.

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Bring Your Best

Thursday, August 27, 7–8 p.m.
Virtual event

We asked one of the most engaging speakers we've ever brought to campus to share the secrets of college success he's gathered over the last two decades. New, transfer, and returning students will all benefit from his uplifting attitude, infectious humor, and practical strategies.

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Two students cleaning up around campus.

Jags Kick Butts Campus Clean Up

Wednesday, September 2, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Taylor Courtyard

Volunteers can earn service hours by helping to beautify campus by cleaning up tobacco and nicotine debris.

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