All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, August 18

Commuter Student Connect for Class Routes Tours

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
If you are a commuter student and planning to attend class routes tours, come meet up with us and attend with fellow commuter students. We’ll meet by the Nebraska Union Starbucks on City Campus.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 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.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Mapping Your Class Routes Tours

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- …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Transfer Student Connect for Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
If you’re a transfer student looking to learn more about your new community, come join us for a walking tour of downtown Lincoln. See all that downtown has to offer while getting to know other transfer students.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

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.

College Welcome Programs

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Various locations
Each college and advising center will be hosting an official welcome celebration during this timeframe. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with faculty, staff, and other new students within your academic college.
This event originated in BRW Signature.

Residence Hall Block Parties

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Various locations
Get to know other members of your residential community through activities, entertainment, and camaraderie at Block Parties, hosted within each residence hall complex. Locations vary, as each building complex is hosting a different activity or event …
This event originated in BRW Signature.

RHA Hypnotist

Michael C. Anthony

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The Residence Hall Association (RHA) presents Michael C. Anthony, an award winning show Hypnotized is a critically acclaimed hypnotic masterpiece that is considered the best of it’s kind in the world. You will be amazed as volunteers will fall …

RHA Hypnotist

Michael C. Anthony

Date: Time: 10:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The Residence Hall Association (RHA) presents Michael C. Anthony, an award winning show Hypnotized is a critically acclaimed hypnotic masterpiece that is considered the best of it’s kind in the world. You will be amazed as volunteers will fall …