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Welcome Week Schedule

 

2021 Schedule - Friday

Thursday 8/19 & Friday 8/20 Saturday 8/21 Sunday 8/22 Monday 8/23 Tuesday 8/24
Wednesday 8/25 Thursday 8/26 Friday 8/27 Saturday 8/28 Sunday 8/29

The Fun Doesn't Stop

Mandatory Events for Freshmen, New Transfer & Adult Students, and Residential Students

 

Friday, August 27, 2021

Friday, August 27, 2021

Drive the Arts: Self-Guided Tour of Rock Hill's Public Art

Anytime | Start on Winthrop's campus at the big golden Eagle!

Rock Hill EventFree! Discover more that 30 pieces of public art throughout Rock Hill! Sponsored by The Women's Art Initiative

Self-Guided Tour Instructions

 

 

YOCO (York County) Taste Trail

Anytime | (See link below for details)

Rock Hill EventImmerse your taste buds in a brand-new adventure in York County. As an emerging food destination, York County offers meals that highlight southern flavors that will create lasting memories. Home to award-winning restaurants and a state chef ambassador, York County’s unique flavors give you a truly special culinary experience. Whether you’re looking for the down-home cooked meal that reminds you of Sunday dinners with your grandparents or a high-end creation that is a culinary masterpiece, York County has the taste for you. From classics like shrimp and grits to unique burger creations, you have to try them all. That’s why we created the perfect curated culinary experience – The YoCo Taste Trail.

YOCO Taste Trail Details

 

Vaccination Clinic

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Campus Green (rain location TBD)

If you're not vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus, this is your chance! The Moderna vaccine will be given at no cost. Sign up for your first vaccination shot here. There will also be music, activities, giveaways, and more! Your second shot will be scheduled before you leave, and you'll need to return for your second shot on October 1, also on the Campus Green.

Health & Counseling Services

 

Super Sophomore Social

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Eagle Eatery, Thomson Hall

All sophomores and second-year transfer students are invited to this social! There will be games (see below) and prizes! This is a great opportunity to make friends on campus. Students are responsible for the Eagle Eatery meal price (meal plan, Eagle Bucks, or cash/card).

  • 12:00-12:30 p.m. Trivia
  • 12:30-1:00 p.m. Bingo
  • 1:00-1:30 p.m. Trivia
  • 1:30-2:00 p.m. Bingo

Residence Life's Sophomore Success Series, Student Affairs, Dining Services, Alumni Association

 

American Cornhole League

4:00 p.m. to Close | Lowenstein Building, 326 Technology Center Way

Rock Hill EventHalf price with Winthrop ID card and waived bag rental fee!

American Cornhole League

 

 

 

Transfer Welcome Week Series: Back to School Bingo

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Owens G01

New transfer students are invited to join us for Back-to-School bingo! Destress after your first week of classes with some friendly competition. Come meet new students and play to win prize baskets with school supplies!

University College Academic Advising, Transfer Orientation Leader & Mentors (TOLMs)

 

West Center After Hours

8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. | West Center

Come out and see what Recreational Services and the West Center have to offer! (Winthrop ID card required for entry into the West Center)

  • Group Fitness Classes - West Center 206
  • Basketball courts
  • Rock Climbing
  • Volleyball
  • Learn more about: intramural and club sports and on-campus jobs

Recreational Services

 

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2021 Schedule

Thursday 8/19 & Friday 8/20 Saturday 8/21 Sunday 8/22 Monday 8/23 Tuesday 8/24
Wednesday 8/25 Thursday 8/26 Friday 8/27 Saturday 8/28 Sunday 8/29

The Fun Doesn't Stop

Mandatory Events for Freshmen, New Transfer & Adult Students, and Residential Students

Last Updated: 8/24/21