All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, August 17

Commuter Student Connect for Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
If you’re a commuter student, plan to join orientation leaders for a walking tour of downtown Lincoln. See all that downtown has to offer while getting to know other commuter students.

Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join in on a walking tour of downtown Lincoln led by current students. We’ll meet by the Nebraska Union Starbucks on City Campus.

Mapping Your Class Routes Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join orientation leaders for a fun tour through City Campus to begin feeling at home on campus. You’ll familiarize yourself with campus buildings and resources while getting to know classmates. Be sure to bring an electronic version of your fall- …

Rise and Craft Social

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
As part of Big Red Welcome, this event is a crafty way to engage in mindfulness, relaxation, and self-care while connecting with fellow Huskers in an affirming environment.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Transfer Student Connect for Class Routes Tours

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Are you a transfer students? Do you need help finding your classes? Come join us for class routes tours, and have current students help you find your classes with fellow transfer students. We’ll meet outside the Nebraska Union Starbucks on City …

Transfer Student Connect for Class Routes Tours

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Are you a transfer students? Do you need help finding your classes? Come join us for class routes tours, and have current students help you find your classes with fellow transfer students!

Ice Cream Bike Ride

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Take a bike ride from City Campus to East Campus, meet some fellow students, and get an ice cream cone at the UNL Dairy Store. All rides begin at the Outdoor Adventures Center.
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

Mapping Your Class Routes Tour

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join orientation leaders for a fun tour through City Campus to begin feeling at home on campus. You’ll familiarize yourself with campus buildings and resources while getting to know classmates. Be sure to bring an electronic version of your fall- …

Playfair: The Ultimate Icebreaker

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–9:30 pm Location: Vine Street Fields
Playfair: The Ultimate Icebreaker is a powerful program for campus unity and school spirit that is unlike anything else you have ever experienced. It’s entertainment! It’s fun! It’s the perfect way to make new campus friendships! Playfair is a …