Weeks of Welcome

Surrounding the start of classes will be USF’s Weeks of Welcome, or WOW, Monday, August 23 - Monday, September 6. The first two weeks of class are called Weeks of Welcome (WOW) and is packed with programs, events, and services. WOW serves as an extended orientation and helps new students get involved, find community, and learn more about the opportunities and resources at USF.

Traditional Events during WOW:

  • Dons Night Out by the Campus Activities Board (CAB)
  • Student Involvement Fair
  • Undocumented and Unafraid
  • Off-Campus Student Appreciation 
  • Fall Sustainability Fair
  • Rec Sports on the Green
  • University Ministry Kickoff
  • Associated Students of the University of San Francisco (ASUSF) Meet & Greet
  • Mass of the Holy Spirit
  • Cultural Centers' Open House
  • Lyricist Lounge
  • Target Night 
  • Indoor Mini Golf
  • Resumania Workshop with Career Services
  • Library Inside Out!
  • Part-Time Job Fair
  • Navigating Muni
  • Study Abroad Information Meeting
  • Yoga
  • SF Giants Game

More information about WOW will be coming in early August. 

Certain events will be photographed and/or video recorded for archival, educational, and related promotional purposes. By attending or participating in this event, you grant USF the full unrestricted rights to your photograph, voice and likeness in any manner or media whatsoever worldwide for educational marketing purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed or video recorded, please inform the camera person at the start of each event.