Fall Welcome 2024

This event series consists of engagement opportunities for an exciting transition experience. Fall Welcome includes Seattle University traditions, Orientation Groups, social events, activities and community meals.

Fall Welcome takes place Saturday, September 16 – Saturday, September 23.  

View our "Hawks-eye" version of the schedule below and scroll down to learn about the Seattle University Orientation App and view our Fall Welcome FAQs. The complete Fall Welcome schedule with locations and additional details is available in the Orientation app. 

Fall Welcome 2023 Poster

SEPTEMBER 16 

9:00am-3:00pm | Student Center Resource Hub (Student Center, 1st Floor) 

3:30pm-4:30pm | *Fall Welcome Kickoff (Redhawk Center, North Court) 

4:30pm-7:00pm | *Orientation Group Meeting & Community Dinner Rotations (Locations in Orientation app) 

7:00pm-8:30pm | *RA Community Event (Residence Halls) & Commuter Community Event (Student Center 160) 

8:30pm-9:30pm | Evening Social Activities (Locations in Orientation app) 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17 

10:00am-11:30am | *Playfair (Quad) 

11:30am-1:15pm | *SU Class Photo (SU Park) 

1:30pm-2:30pm | Lunch (Pigott Atrium) 

2:30pm-4:00pm | *Empowering Leaders: Orientation Group Meeting (Locations in Orientation app) 

5:00pm-6:00pm | Welcome Mass (St. Ignatius Chapel) 

7:00pm-8:30pm | Regional Mixers (Student Center) 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 

8:45am-9:30am | *Orientation Group Breakfast (Residence Hall Lobbies) 

9:30am-10:30am | *L Meet-and-Go for Convocation (Residence Hall Lobbies) 

10:30am-12:00pm | *New Student Convocation (Redhawk Center, North Court) 

12:00pm-1:30pm | *School & College Convenings (Locations in Orientation app) 

2:30pm-4:15pm | Seattle Excursions (Meet in Pigott) 

5:30pm-7:00pm | SU Real World (Redhawk Center, North Court) 

7:00pm-8:30pm | Ice Cream Social with Campus Ministry (Library Plaza) 

7:00pm-9:00pm | SU Men's Soccer vs. Denver (Championship Field) 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 

10:00am-2:00pm | *Care for the Whole Person: Orientation Group Workshop Rotations (Locations in Orientation app) 

Workshops hosted by Office of Institutional Equity, The MOSAIC Center, and Wellness & Health Promotion. Lunch provided. 

2:00pm-3:30pm | *Redhawk Ring-In & Campus Tours (St. Ignatius Chapel) 

3:30pm-5:00pm | Academic Welcomes (Locations in Orientation app) 

7:00pm-10:30pm | Night at UREC (UREC, 14th Ave. & E. Jefferson St.) 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 - FIRST DAY OF CLASS! 

10:00am-3:00pm | First Day of Class Photos (Library Plaza) 

3:00pm-4:30pm | The MOSAIC Center Launch Party! (The MOSAIC Center, PAVL 180) 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 

1:00pm-5:00pm | Student Center Takeover (Student Center) 

5:00pm-6:00pm | Redone Pep Rally (Library Plaza) 

6:00pm-9:00pm | SU Men's Soccer vs. UW (Championship Field) 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 

12:00am-2:00pm | SUstainability Fair (Student Center, 1st Floor Hearth) 

6:00pm-9:00pm | Barbie Dance - Hosted by SEAC & RedhawkTHON (Student Center 160) 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 

1:00pm-4:00pm | RedFest (Quad) 

See your full schedule on the Seattle U Orientation app, including room locations and more events taking place Wednesday, 9/20-Friday, 9/22! 

Questions? Email: orientation@seattleu.edu!