Loyola University Chicago

Welcome Week

Tuesday, 8/30

Donuts in the Den
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Damen Student Center, Damen Den

Chicagoans love their donuts.  Come have a donut from one of Chicago’s best donut shops and meet your Alumni Relations Team and Student Alumni Ambassadors.  You’ll learn more about what it means to be a forever Rambler and how you can take advantage of our network of over 150,000 alumni.

U-Pass Distribution
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Pick-Up Location: Rambler Room, Centenial Forum

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.

Sundaes at Sullivan
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sullivan Center

Students are invited to come to the Sullivan Student Center to learn about the services offered. Talk to representatives from the Office of Financial Aid, Campus Card, Services for Students with Disabilities, and many more. Enjoy free ice-cream!

Campus Rec Info Fair
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
West Quad

Come to the West Quad to get information on the all the programs and services available for Campus Recreation. We will have tables and staff to fill you in on all you need to know to be involved in Sport  Clubs, Fitness, Ramble Outdoors, Intramural Sports and Aquatics  at Halas Recreation Center. 

Rambler Connection
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Coffey Hall, McCormick Lounge

Come and meet your Faculty or Staff mentor who will help you navigate your freshman year.  You can set up time to meet with your mentor individually and get to know who’s going to help guide you through your Loyola Experience.  Refreshments will be provided.

Student of Color Welcome Reception
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Damen Student Center, Schmidt Multi-Purpose Room

The Department of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs welcomes new students of color and their families to the Loyola University Chicago community. Join our network of students, faculty, and staff as we come together to honor your new beginning and share invaluable information about the many campus resources available to support your transition to college life!

Campus Ministry's Faith Fest
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Damen Student Center, Schmidt Multi-Purpose Room

Campus Ministry's Faith Fest is an evening program focused on helping students get connected. Learn how to get involved with Campus Ministry programs, such as retreats, Christian Life Communities, and our various faith based student organizations. We'll also have some delicious desserts and door prizes!