Wildcat Welcome 2014


Wildcat Welcome 2014

Welcome to a new year at the University of Arizona! Whether you are a brand new student or this is your last year on campus, Wildcat Welcome is here to help you start the year off right! For ten action-packed days we help you get settled on campus, make new friends, find your way around, find resources to make you successful, explore different groups and communities, and learn what it means to be a Wildcat.

 

Events You Don't Want to Miss

 

Wildcat Fiesta

This special event is for students and family members. Enjoy dinner with other new Wildcat families, and learn more about the University of Arizona with speakers who will help to get you in the Wildcat spirit on Thursday, August 21 at 6:00 pm.  Registration is required.  

UA Clicks 

UA Clicks in a required program for all new Wildcats which helps you to learn what to expect on the first day of classes.  We will be introducing you to the many systems and thechnology your faculty will use in and out of the classroom and you will get tips on what to do to be prepared for college life.   Your assigned UA Clicks session is based on your academic college, check your CatMail for detials on where and when to attend on Friday, August 22, 2014.  Click here to view a schedule for the day.

After-Hours Target Shopping Event!

Saturday, August 23, 10:30pm - 12:30am

3 Pick Up locations around campus, in front of Coronado Hall, Likins Hall and Manzanita-Mohave Hall.

Target is closing the store and opening the aisles, just for UA students. Free transportation provided, continual pick up and drop off from 10:30 pm until 11:45 pm. Give-aways and big savings.

Block Party presented by RHA

The Block Party presented by RHA will take place on Saturday, August 23 from 6 to 9 pm. The Block Party is an exciting welcome back event put on by the Residence Hall Association and Student Unions. The night will feature carnival rides, attractions, amazing performances and free food. Come out and meet your fellow students at this annual event.

New Student Convocation

Sunday, August 24, 7:30 pm on the UA Mall

You won't want to miss your opportunity to participate in your official welcome to the Wildcat Family! Join other new students to learn about university life, academics, and important traditions in a unique and engaging way. Special guests will include Wilbur, Wilma and the pep band! The event will be outside and seating is on the grass. We encourage you to bring a blanket or towel to sit on, your cell phone for selfie opportunities, and your new UA friends! Don't worry we will provide the snacks! For those not able to join us in person, convocation will be live-streamed here!

Pre-order Textbooks July 1st.

Did you know that renting your textbooks could save you up to 50%? Visit uabookstores.arizona.edu/textbooks to learn how to pre-order.

Use Student Tech Discounts Now.

Visit uabookstores.arizona.edu/technology to learn how to take advantage.

Summer Sendoffs

This is your opportunity to meet with some local alumni in your area before you start your first semester at the UA. To register for the location nearest you please click here.