Welcome Week

September 2 - September 9, 2017

You’ve gotten all settled in at Michigan Tech for the year and are about to start classes. Now what?  It’s time for Welcome Week!  Every year, new and returning students are welcomed back to campus with this annual tradition that will get everyone into the Husky Spirit.

Welcome Week is an on-campus experience that kick-starts every fall semester.  This tradition is designed to complement the Orientation experience, and provide opportunities to enhance academic and personal success for Tech students.  The week is jam packed with social activities, food, entertainment, and much more! 

Schedule of Events


Saturday, September 2

An Afternoon on the Town, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Admin Building

Comedian Jose Barrientos, 10:00 PM, Rozsa Center


Sunday, September 3

Ultimate Frisbee with Disco Tech, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Upper Soccer Field

Frisbockey, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Upper Soccer Field

Broomball, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, SDC


Monday, September 4

Bubble Soccer with MUB Board, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Upper Soccer Field (Rain Site: Wood Gym)


Tuesday, September 5

Back to School Binders, 11:00 AM, MUB Circle

Career FEST Get the Scoop, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Career FEST Tent

Camp Games with the Sororities, 5:00 PM, Walker Lawn (Rain Site: DHH Basement)


Wednesday, September 6

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Library

Snack Break, 2:00 PM, MUB Circle


Thursday, September 7

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Library

Fraternity Expo, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Campus Mall

Ice Cream Sundaes with MUB Board, 1:00 PM, Husky Statue

Welcome Back Cookout with Student Activities/CDI/Pavlis Honors College, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM, Hamar House Lawn

Women’s Volleyball vs. University of Mary, 6:30 PM, Wood Gym

Sorority Info Session, 8:00 PM, Wads Annex


Friday, September 8

K-Day, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, McLain State Park

Women’s Volleyball vs. Bemidji State, 1:30 PM, Wood Gym

Women’s Soccer vs. Bemidji State, 5:00 PM, Sherman Field

WMTU Concert, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Walker Lawn

Women’s Volleyball vs. St. Cloud State, 7:30 PM, Wood Gym


Saturday, September 9

Schoolyard Olympics, 11:00 AM, Walker Lawn

Fraternity Walk on the Town, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, College Ave.

Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Wads Annex

Women’s Volleyball vs. Minnesota Duluth, 7:00PM, Wood Gym


The schedule, includes comedians, snacks, binders with academic success information, opportunities to try out Broomball, Ultimate Frisbee, Frisbockey, and much more!  The best part is, thanks to support from your Student Activity Fee and other generous sponsors, Welcome Week events are at no cost to Michigan Tech students!