Jump right into student life at Suffolk in your first semester on campus! We've designed a number of programs to help you meet more of your classmates, get involved, and feel confident in your decision to join our community. #SuffolkWelcome
First Day of Spring 2018 Classes
Taco Tuesday with the President!
Sawyer Building, 8th Floor
Did someone say tacos? Kick off the first day of classes eating tacos and refreshments with acting President Marisa Kelly from 12:00-2:00 PM on the 8th floor of the Sawyer building!
Sponsored by Center for Community Engagement, Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion, Orientation & New Student Programs and Interfaith Center
Residence Hall Building Socials & Floor Meetings
Get settled in and join your fellow residential students to touch base before the start of the semester.
See you Resident Assistant for date, time, and location details.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Celebration Event
12-1:30 p.m. (doors open 11:45 a.m.)
1:30-2:30 p.m. reception
African Meeting House (46 Joy Street, Boston, MA 02114)
Dr. Cheryl E. Matias is an Associate Professor in the School of Education & Human Development (SEHD) at the University of Colorado Denver and faculty founder of Research Advocacy in Critical Education (R.A.C.E.), a collaborative think tank that brings together local community activists, educators, students and community members in the pursuit for racial and social justice in education. Her research focuses on race and ethnic studies in education and how whiteness impacts urban education. She is a national leader in developing teacher education tools that can help teachers better serve students of color across the nation.
Winter Involvement Fair
It’s not too late in the school year to get involved! Get out of your comfort zone and make new friends this semester at the Winter Involvement Fair taking place on floors 2, 3, and 4 of the Sawyer Building.
Sponsored by Student Leadership & Involvement
Queer Student Union Family Dinner
Sawyer 828, Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion
Come join the fam at Queer Student Union’s Family Dinner on from 5-7 p.m.! We’ll be on the 8th floor of Sawyer with tons of food, fun, and community.
OCHO Open House Getting Ready for your Transition 2018
9 a.m.-12 p.m.
73 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
All students arb e invited to learn more about the Off Campus Housing Office and meet the Commuter Ambassadors. Located in 73 Tremont, every 10th student to visit OCHO on the 7th Floor will receive a Suffolk OCHO sweatshirt while supplies last. Learn about our Transition programs, Commuter Ambassador Education to make sure the transition to off-campus living is a smooth one.
Sponsored by Off-Campus Housing Office
Student Affairs Welcome Wonderland
20 Somerset Plaza & Lobby
Step into Winter Wonderland! Enjoy giveaways, ice skating, caroling, snacks and hot cocoa as a warm start to the semester!
Sponsored by Student Affairs
Techies Union Tech-stravaganza
Let's talk tech to each other and see how good theater comes to life at the Techies Union Tech-stravaganza.
Sponsored by the Performing Arts Office
Ski Trip with Program Council
9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Bus will leave Sawyer at 6:30 a.m.)
King Pine Ski Resort
Tickets on sale at Student Leadership & Involvement (Sawyer 3rd Floor) from January 23-January 31. All tickets are $40. Options include: Ice skating, Snow Shoeing & Tubing (2 hours each); Skiing (with or without lessons and rentals include a helmet); Snowboarding (with or without lessons and rentals include a helmet).
Seriously Bent's Eat My Improv
Join Suffolk’s award-winning improv troupe for its annual improv festival. Featuring all your SB favorites and special guests from the world of Greater Boston college improv comedy.