Let's get your college journey off to an outstanding start with Weekend of Welcome!

August 22-25, 2024

During this multi-day event, you’ll receive your official welcome to Shawnee State University, learn about the business of being a college student, and get connected to key student life and academic services. Oh, you’ll have lots of fun, too.

Our Weekend of Welcome is for all students — whether you plan to live on campus or commute from home. WOW is designed to help new students make the transition to college life and everyone on campus celebrate the start of a new academic year.

Register for WOW

Questions or Help

If you have any questions please get in touch with the Office of Student Life by phone at (740) 351-3392 or by email at