Weeks of Welcome

Group of student smiling and holding a GO Dons sign.Surrounding the start of classes will be USF's Weeks of Welcome, or WOW.

  • 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.

Check back in early August for the full Fall 2024 WOW Schedule!

WOW Signature Events:

  • Welcome Back Fest
  • Target Night
  • Rec Sports - Day on the Green
  • Student Involvement Fair
  • Part-Time Job Fair
  • Mass of the Holy Spirit
  • Welcome Weekend TripsĀ 
  • Glitter Hour
  • and so much more!

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.