New Student Welcome Weekend
Welcome Weekend at Binghamton University is full of activities, socialization, and getting settled in. It is divided into two specific programs: New Student Days and Welcome Weekend.
New Student Days
New Student Days is a continuation of the orientation program. This event marks the official start of the school year for all new students. Whether you attended orientation this summer or are a part of the fall orientation program, New Student Days is planned for you.
New Student Days kicks off with meetings with your residential area staff followed by a community walk to New Student Picnic!
Welcome Weekend kicks off right after the New Student Picnic with bowling and billiards in the University Union. Scheduled events continue through Monday, September 1. These days are filled with fun and exciting indoor and outdoor activities including Recreation Center activities at the East Gym, Healthy BU CPR Training, a Transfer Student Social, University Fest, "Shindig" at the Fountain, Rec Fest and much more! For specific events in your residential community, check out your communities specific Welcome Weekend events calendar.