All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, August 16

Move-in: Village, Courtyards, Selleck, Kauffman

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Residence Halls
Move-in appointment times for the residence halls will be assigned between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (CST). Students will receive an email with the assigned appointment time before August 2.
This event originated in University Housing.

Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Devaney Sports Center
These clinics are welcome to any member of the UNL community and are being held in conjunction with the moving check-in for residence halls and sororities.

TLTE Doctoral Student Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
Orientation for TLTE doctoral students.
This event originated in TLTE.

Engaging Environmental Justice through Art Objects

Broaden class discussion strategies by looking at ecology and sustainability through art

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
How might art objects generate nuanced conversations about ecological devastation and environmental justice? This interactive workshop invites STEM, social sciences, humanities, and arts faculty to broaden class discussion strategies by looking at …

Downtown Bike Tour

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Want to meet other students while learning the best spots and ways to cycle around downtown Lincoln? Then join us for a Downtown LNK Bike Tour! Rides with Outdoor Adventures Staff begin at 3:30 PM everyday during Big Red Welcome.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Try to… ‘Escape Lincoln’!

Date: Time: 6:45 pm Location: Escape Lincoln
This is your chance to join fellow Huskers in one of four different escape rooms at Escape Lincoln (815 O St #2) in the Haymarket (walking distance from City Campus)! Teams of six will work their way through various clues, puzzles, and problem …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Mini Golf at Prehistoric Putt

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Prehistoric Putt
Put your putt-putt skills to the test at this miniature golf course unlike anything you’ve played before! Choose from two 18-hole courses that feature unique layouts and custom-made obstacles, including: two warped walls, a half-pipe, plinko, …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Movie Night: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Get in the back-to-school mood with a large-screen viewing of a beloved classic, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, featuring a high school wise guy who’s determined to have a day off, regardless of what anyone else thinks.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Late-night History Tour

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union Plaza
Take a night-walking tour to learn about university history and the folklore behind some of oldest, most prominent buildings and places on campus, including Memorial Stadium, Morrill Hall, Neihardt, and more. Get here early—the first to attend will …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Ongoing Events

Deadline: Apply for Career Expedition to Washington, D.C.

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online Application
Travel to Washington, D.C. with the Business Career Center over Fall Break, Saturday, October 16–Tuesday, October 19. Network with employers and alumni to see what career opportunities await in our nation’s capital. Open to undergraduate and …
This event originated in College of Business.