Welcome to the Class of 2021 and to our returning students! During Welcome Week we want you to meet new people, learn more about campus resources, get involved on campus, and most importantly, have fun. A special thank you to the Student Activities Board (SAB) for organizing many of the great events below
Schedule at a Glance
Thursday, August 24
Target Party 10:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m., Target of East Hanover
Join us for an exclusive after-hours shopping night just for Seton Hall students! Shop for any items you forgot to pack and mingle with fellow students. There will be door prizes, a DJ and a visit from the Pirate!
Friday, August 25
Jim Karol, “Mind Over Man” 8-10 p.m., Main Lounge
Jim Karol has an incredible memory and unusually high brain capacity, due to years of brain training. Eschewing the word “magic” and embracing the science of brain power instead, Karol’s feats must be seen to be believed.
Sunday, August 27
Freshman Convocation 1 p.m., Walsh Gym
Your official induction into the Class of 2021.
Blue Day: Unleash Your SHUperhero! 2-6 p.m., University Green
Annual carnival held for the entire campus. Do you have what it takes to be a SHUperhero? Join us for an afternoon full of obstacle courses, food and fun!
Monday, August 28
First Day Butterflies noon – 4 p.m., University Green
Is the first day of class giving you butterflies? Stop by the Green for our mobile butterfly exhibit. You will be able to view and feed different species of butterflies!
Tuesday, August 29
Pick Your Own Picnic noon – 4 p.m., University Green
Come pick your own picnic at SAB’s first Pop Up Shop of the semester. Enjoy the beautiful weather and picnic with your friends out on the Green.
Wednesday, August 30
Music Under the Stars 7-10 p.m., University Green
Featuring Young Rising Sons from Red Bank, NJ! You have heard their music on commercials and in TV shows. They have toured with The 1975, Halsey and American Authors. You don’t want to miss this show!
Thursday, August 31
Student Involvement Fair noon – 3 p.m., University Green
Student clubs and organizations from across campus will be on the Green to introduce you to their organization. This is a great way to learn more about the opportunities available to you at Seton Hall.
Big Prize Bingo 7p.m., Main Lounge
Come out for a night of Bingo and the chance to win big prizes! You can win a FitBit, Echo Dot, microwave, SHU prize pack and more!
Friday, September 1
Free Flick Friday: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 8 p.m., University Green
Catch a free screening of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2. There will be popcorn and other fun snacks! Don’t forget to bring a blanket.
Saturday, September 2
SAB’s Labor Day Weekend BBQ noon – 4 p.m., University Green Join the Student Activities Board for a Labor Day BBQ celebration. There will be food, games and more!
Sunday, September 3
SAB Travel: Point Pleasant Beach 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Point Pleasant, NJ
Join us for a trip to one of NJ’s most popular beaches. Enjoy the beach, boardwalk, aquarium, and amusement rides! Tickets are $10 and go on sale at SetonHallSAB.eventbrite.com on Aug. 28 at noon.
Aug. 25th, 8 p.m.
You won't want to miss his show! Some of Jim's amazing abilities include knowing over 80,000 zip codes, thousands of digits of Pi, every word in the Scrabble dictionary, sports almanacs, thousands of cities in the world and much, much more.
Aug. 30th, 7 p.m.
Music Under the Stars
Young Rising Sons has toured with The 1975, Halsey and American Authors
Photo credit: Jessie English
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Sept. 1st, 8 p.m.
Bring a blanket. The popcorn is on us.
Looking for other fun ways to get involved? Click on the First 56 Days Calendar for fun activities, educational programs and events taking place during the first few weeks of the Fall Semester.
Questions? Contact Student Life