Departments & Organizations

Wildcat Welcome would not be possible without the participation of many UA departments, student organizations, and Tucson community partners. There are many ways in which your organization can help welcome new and returning Wildcats to campus.


University Departments

University departments can participate in the following Wildcat Welcome events:

Sponsor a Wildcat Welcome program

The Wildcat Welcome program runs from Sunday, August 13, 2017 through Friday, September 8, 2017. University departments and organizations are encouraged to host welcome events during this time. Welcome events will be added to the official Wildcat Welcome calendar.

Submit events to the Wildcat Welcome Calendar


Registered Student Organizations

Officially recognized student organizations can participate in the following Wildcat Welcome events: 

Student Involvement Fair

The Student Involvement Fair is held on the UA Mall. This event is sponsored by ASUA and the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership. Registered student organizations can contact David McGarey at for more information.


Tucson Community Partners

Local businesses and organizations can participate in the following ways:

Vendor Fair

The Vendor Fair is held on the UA Mall. The Vendor Fair allows local businesses and organizations to showcase their products and services to new and returning UA students. Contact Talia Myrick at or (520) 621-2782 for more information.

Additional Inquiries

Businesses and organizations that have additional questions about Wildcat Welcome can contact Damien Snook, Associate Director of New Student Services at