Welcome Week

August 27 - September 3, 2022

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. The week is jam packed with social activities, food, entertainment, and much more! 

Thanks to support from your Student Activity Fee and other generous sponsors, Welcome Week events are at no cost to Michigan Tech students!

2022 Schedule of Events

Saturday, August 27

An Afternoon on the Town     11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Downtown
Welcome Week Broomball     6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Ice Arena 
Party on the Patio with DHHC     3:00 PM – 6:00 PM, DHH Patio
Comedian Tommy Ryman     10:00 PM, Rozsa

Sunday, August 28

Volleyball Tournament with Club Volleyball   10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sand Volleyball Courts
Ultimate Frisbee with Disco Tech and Superior Ma’s  2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Soccer Fields

Monday, August 29

Back to School Binders      11:00 AM, MUB Circle
Intro to Rock Hunting in the Keweenaw with the Geology Club 6:00 PM, Rock Garden

Tuesday, August 30

Ice Cream with MUB Board     1:00 PM, Walker Lawn
Game Night with Gamers Anonymous    7:00 PM, Fisher 129

Wednesday, August 31

American Red Cross Blood Drive     10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, MUB Ballroom
Snack Break 1:00 PM, MUB Circle

Thursday, September 1

American Red Cross Blood Drive     10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, MUB Ballroom
Lawn Games with St. Al’s     3:30 – 5 PM, Walker Lawn
Sorority Life Info Session and Craft Night    6:00 PM, MUB Commons
Football VS Wisconsin Platteville    6:00 PM, Kearly Stadium

Friday, September 2

Welcome to the UP[izza] with Student Leadership &  2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Hamar House Lawn 
Involvement and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion
Soccer VS Minnesota Crookston     5:00 PM, Kearly Stadium
WMTU Welcome      6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Walker Lawn
Blackout Dance with Black Student Association   7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Walker Lawn

Sunday, September 4

Soccer VS Bemidji State      12:00 PM, Kearly Stadium