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

August 18-20, 2023

  • Friday, August 18: Attendance Required for All First-Time Freshman and Transfer Students
  • Saturday, August 19: Attendance Optional
  • Sunday, August 20: Attendance Optional

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

To register for Weekend of Welcome, login to your MySSU Account and select Weekend of Welcome from the main menu.

Screenshot of MySSU interface

Register in MySSU