Welcome Week

Welcome Week 2016


 Monday, September 5, 2016

Dog Haul


Student organizations will assist new students with move in!  Sponsored by SGA!

Burgers in the Quad      


Come to the Quad for free hamburgers while getting to know some of our campus ministries!  Sponsored by United Campus Ministries


Movie on the Jumbotron


Union Board will be showing Jurassic World on the Jumbotron at the Joe!

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

     Residential Life Breakfast

10am-12pm  Enjoy breakfast provided by Residential Life and Panhellenic Council in the Student Center.

Barnes & Noble VIP Shopping

12-2pm All First-Year students are invited to an exclusive shopping event at Barnes & Noble at Louisiana Tech!  Join B&N for giveaways, fun activities & to learn about your campus bookstore! 

Dan Henig Concert

7-9pm Dan Henig is a singer-songwriter from Ann Arbor, Michigan, who now resides in Los Angeles. Come watch his performance of acoustic music in the Student Center!  Concert sponsored by Union Board.


10-11pm  This event is an event held yearly by all of the African American organizations on campus, to invite freshmen to browse the various clubs, fraternities, sororities, and other organizations at Louisiana Tech University.  Located inCentennial Plaza.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Organizational Fair

10am-12pm Come to the Quad to browse the different organizations at Louisiana Tech and find out how to get involved!

Student Recruiter Tours

11am-12pm The Student Recruiters will show you around La Tech campus and answer any questions you may have about the campus.  Meet our Student Recruiters in the quad!

Stomp the Quad

12-12:30pm Watch the NPHC organizations at La Tech show their stomp skills on the steps of Howard Auditorium.

Taste of Ruston

12-2pm Get to know Ruston and your Chamber of Commerce: Local eateries, gift shops, organizations, etc. will be represented outside the student center with samples & freebies. Lots of prizes too!

First-Year Convocation

7pm All first-year students are invited to Howard Auditorium for a welcome and kickoff to Fall Quarter! You will hear from faculty and alumni and will learn what being a Bulldog is all about!  Pep Rally to follow in Centennial Plaza!

Thursday, September 8, 2016


7pm Join United Campus Ministries in Howard Auditorium for a worship service to kick of the school year!  Guest speaker will be Austin Wadlow who serves as the college pastor at First Baptist Church in Denton, TX. He teaches at a weekly Bible study called Overflow (overflowdenton.org) as well as for other camps and retreats.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Movie in the Quad

8pm Join Residential Life in the Quad to watch Finding Dory on the big screen!  Bring a blanket or towel to sit on, a snack, and a few of your new friends!

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Louisiana Tech Football Game

6pm Come cheer on the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs as they take on South Carolina State at Joe Aillet Stadium!


For more up-to-date information about Welcome Week activities and ongoing campus activities throughout the year, please check out what2do.latech.edu

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