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.

Welcome Week Fall 2015

Tuesday, September 1

Neighborhood Walk-Around 10AM-3PM
Suffolk University staff, volunteers and City of Boston officials will be walking together around the Beacon Hill and North End areas, greeting new commuter students and neighbors! We will be handing out information on city regulations as well as Suffolk-related events, programs and policies.  Interested in volunteering?  Contact ocho@suffolk.edu. Sponsored by Off-Campus Housing Office, Student Affairs, Government & Community Affairs, Suffolk University Police, Boston Inspectional Services and Boston Police


 

Sunday, September 6

Residence Hall Move-In for New Students, ALL DAY
Students will receive their housing assignments and move-in information in July.
Sponsored by Residence Life & Housing

Residence Hall Floor Meetings, 8PM-9PM
150 Tremont Street/ 10 West Street/ Modern Theatre Residence Hall/ Miller Hall
At your Floor Meeting, you have the opportunity to learn more about the residential community, meet your floor mates and get to know your RA. They are mandatory for all residential students. Sponsored by Residential Life & Housing

Residence Hall Welcome Parties, 9PM-11PM
150 Tremont Street/ 10 West Street/ Modern Theatre Residence Hall/ Miller Hall
Join your fellow resident classmates for food and fun in the common areas of the residence halls.  Get to know who is living with you and enjoy some summer treats! This event is open to all residential students. Sponsored by Residential Life & Housing

Commuter Student Social, 9PM-11PM
More details to follow
Sponsored by Off Campus Housing Office

Monday, September 7

Labor Day Holiday: Suffolk Closed

Residence Hall Move-In for Continuing Students
Sponsored by Residence Life & Housing

Shopping Trip, 11AM-3PM
Pick-up: 150 Tremont Street
First stop: South Bay Shopping Plaza 7 Allstate Road Boston, MA 02125
Second stop: IKEA 1 IKEA Way Stoughton, MA 02072
Need a few last-minute school items? Never fear! Hitch a ride with the Off-Campus Housing Office and Residence Life & Housing as we head to IKEA and the South Bay Shopping Plaza.  Space is limited, if interested; please RSVP to ocho@suffolk.edu or reslife@suffolk.edu. Sponsored by Off-Campus Housing Office and Residence Life & Housing

Transfer Student Social
73 Tremont Street, Amenities Room, 1st Floor
More details to follow
Sponsored by Orientation & New Student Programs

Jillian's Lucky Strike All-Student Welcome Back Bash, 7PM-10PM
Celebrate with in style with other members of the Class of 2018 – a night of bowling, dancing, food, & fun!  Accessible on the MTBA Green Line (Kenmore Sq. Station). TICKETS GO ON SALE JUNE 1 Sponsored by Orientation & New Student Programs

 


Tuesday, September 8

New Student Community Brunches, 10AM
More details to follow.
Sponsored by Off-Campus Housing and Residence Life & Housing

New Student Convocation, 11AM-12PM
This important ceremony marks the Class of 2019’s official entrance into the Suffolk Community. Family & Guests Welcome.

Class of 2019 Cookout & Class Picture
Location TBA
Celebrate the start of the academic year with some food and fun! Suffolk will host a cookout for all new students, faculty, and staff! Class of 2019 is encouraged to wear their navy class t-shirt from orientation. At the cookout we will take your official class photo, a piece of Suffolk history!
Sponsored by Orientation & New Student Programs

Evening courses begin at 4PM

 

Wednesday, September 9

Day courses begin for all students.
More details to follow.

 

Thursday, September 10

Diversity Services Bagel & Coffee Hour, 9AM-11AM
Diversity Services, Archer Building, Room 481
Join us for coffee, bagels, community & and fun each Thursday morning. Sponsored by Diversity Services

Men's Soccer Game
More details to follow.
Sponsored by Athletics

Performing Arts Welcome Show & Reception, 7PM-8:30PM
Get a sneak peak at some of Suffolk Performing Arts groups strutting their stuff on the C. Walsh stage.
Sponsored by Performing Arts


 

Friday, September 11

Class of 2019 Harbor Cruise, 7PM-10PM (boarding at 6:30PM)
All aboard the Provincetown II! Join the Class of 2018 for a Boston Harbor cruise. We’ll be dancing all night, trying our luck on the casino floor, and taking time to admire the Boston skyline. Food will be provided. A Suffolk ID is needed to board.  Dress appropriately for the weather as we’ll cruise rain or shine!TICKETS GO ON SALE JUNE 1 Sponsored by Residence Life & Housing

Saturday, September 12 - Sunday, September 13

RAMventures Weekends: Your 1st Suffolk Weekends
September 12-13
See more details using link in left navigation.

Sponsored by Orientation & New Student Programs 

Ram Spirit Day, Saturday, September 12
Featuring a Men's and Women's Soccer double-header.
More details to follow.
Sponsored by Athletics.

Saturday, September 19 - Sunday, September 20

RAMventures Weekends: Your 1st Suffolk Weekends
September 12-13
See more details using link in left navigation.

Sponsored by Orientation & New Student Programs