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Welcome Week

Saturday, 8/23

FEATURED EVENT

Saturday Night of Comedy: Harvard Sailing Team

Doors open:6:30 p.m.

Doors close and show begins: 7:00 p.m. 

Gentile Arena

Chicago is home to some amazing stand-up comedy venues and has served as the launching pad for many of today’s comedic legends. This year’s Saturday Night of Comedy will feature Harvard Sailing Team, who have produced viral Internet videos including "Boys Will Be Girls" and "Hipster Thanksgiving." Follow @LoyolaSAGA on Twitter for links to some of Harvard Sailing Team's funniest videos!

 

Saturday of Service
Check-in: 9:30 a.m.
Service: 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Meet in Damen Student Center, Schmidt Multi-Purpose Room

Here's your chance to connect with your classmates and get involved with your new community! We will be doing a variety of service projects around the Rogers Park and Edgewater neighborhoods. The first 200 participants receive a t-shirt and everyone receives lunch. Bring a water bottle and wear clothing that can get dirty and closed-toe shoes.

Advising Walk-in Hours with First- and Second-Year Advising
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Sullivan Center for Student Services, Suite 260

If you have questions or concerns about your Fall 2014 schedule, stop in to see an academic advisor. We can assist you with scheduling, swapping classes, and registration questions this week.

U-Pass Distribution
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Pick-Up Location: Centenial Forum Lobby

If you haven’t picked up your U-Pass yet CTA officials will be on campus during the listed times. For more information, see CTA U-Pass.

Discover Your Chicago
1 p.m.

Mundelein Center, Mundelein Auditorium

After picking up your U-Pass**, join Welcome Week Leaders on excursions around Chicago to find YOUR Chicago. Each trip will visit a different area of the city. All trips are free; however, some food and shopping may be available at your own expense.

**U-Pass pick-up starts today (8/23) at 10am in the Centennial Forum Lobby. See the U-Pass Pick-Up events on the Guidebook schedule for more information

 

Social Sorority & Fraternity Life Info Session
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Damen Student Center, Schmidt Multi-Purpose Room

Learn more about the Loyola Sorority/Fraternity community from current members and staff. Whether you know you want to go Greek or you have no idea what it means, this information session will give you all the basics on Sorority & Fraternity Life at Loyola.

Saturday Night of Comedy: Harvard Sailing Team

Doors open: 6:30 p.m.
Doors close & show begins: 7:00 p.m.
Gentile Arena

Chicago is home to some amazing stand-up comedy venues and has served as the launching pad for many of today’s comedic legends. This year’s Saturday Night of Comedy will feature Harvard Sailing Team, who have produced viral Internet videos including "Boys Will Be Girls" and "Hipster Thanksgiving." Follow @LoyolaSAGA on Twitter for links to some of Harvard Sailing Team's funniest videos!

 

Casino Night
8–11 p.m.

Mundelein Center, Mundelein Auditorium

Lets see who's got game! Enjoy real casino table games and more. Prize drawings will happen throughout the night, with a grand prize drawing at the end,so you’ll definitely want to hang around!

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