Welcome Week
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Friday August 29

Dog Haul

We want to help you move in! Campus organizations and local ministries will help you get settled into your new home away from home starting at 9AM! Make sure to visit United Campus Ministries' table in the Plaza to sign up for church pick up.

Saturday, August 30


Come out to Argent Pavilion to watch our Bulldogs take on OU! Burgers and Refreshments will be provided by Cook Baptist Church.

Sunday, August 31


While you are at Dog Haul, make sure to sign up for a religious service.


Come fellowship with UCM and enjoy free burgers in the Quad starting at 6PM. Bring your friends for an evening filled with food and fun!

Monday September 1

Panhellenic and IFC cook out

Tech's Greek community wants to give you the opportunity to meet and hang out with some of its Greek leaders in the Plaza at 6PM.

Movie on the Jumbotron

Come out to Joe Aillet Stadium at 8:30PM for refreshments and a movie!

Tuesday September 2

Picnic with Panhellenic

Come hang out with the ladies of Panhellenic and your Gamma Chi leaders at 11AM for some lemonade in the Quad!

OSL reunion

Come have some fun with your OSL at the Lambright Intramural Center starting at 2PM.

Game Night

Residential Life has a fun night of games and food planned for you. Come on out to the TONK upstairs at 6PM!

New Student VIP Night

The Tech Bookstore will be open from 7-9 PM for first time students.

Wednesday September 3

Taste of Ruston

Come check out our annual "Taste of Ruston" cook-off in the Plaza from 12-2 PM. Be a part of supporting the local businesses, campus organizations, and restaurants in town as they share their free dishes with you!

Tours of Ruston

Take a break from the heat and join us on a quick, scenic bus tour of Ruston! Tours offered between 10 AM- 1 PM.

Student Recruiter Personalized Tours

From 10AM- 1PM, Student Recruiters will be located in the Plaza to show you where your classes are. Be sure to bring your schedule and find someone in a blue polo!

Stomp in the Quad

The NPHC fraternities and sororities invite you to come watch them show us their best struts on the steps of Howard Auditorium starting at 1PM. The Taste of Ruston winners will be announced here!

First Year Experience Convocation

Come be a part of this Louisiana Tech tradition and First Year Experience! See you in Howard Auditorium at 7PM.

Thursday September 4

Fall Fling

Come out and enjoy an awesome poolside event hosted by Union Board at the Lambright from 4-8PM to start your year off right!


United Campus Ministries will be providing a Praise and Worship service in Howard Auditorium at 8PM.

Friday September 5


Black Student Union, NPHC, and UAAM will be providing refreshments and informational handouts at the Lambright pool from 5-7PM.

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