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The first week of the fall quarter (Week 0) is Welcome Week at UC San Diego. Warren College and campus-wide departments host exciting and informative events and open houses to welcome new and returning students.  It continues through the weekend, with a series of events, including:

Thursday, September 21

Warren Outreach Ice Cream Social

7:00-7:45 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)

Join the International and Out-of-State Outreach staff for an ice cream social. Meet fellow Warren students and learn the secrets for a successful first week at UCSD.
Student ID required.  This event is open to incoming Warren students only.

Evening on the Green

7:45-9:00 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)

Beat the summer heat with local, flavorful ice cream pops. Join in the fun as we play Spike Ball, Volleyball, Kan jam, Frisbee and more.
Student ID required.  This event is open to incoming Warren students only.

Friday, September 22

Outdoor Movie: Spiderman: Homecoming

7:00-9:00 pm, Canyon Vista (CV) Amphitheater (map)

Join us for a special showing of Spiderman: Homecoming and enjoy free popcorn.
Student ID required.  This event is open to incoming Warren students only.

Sunday, September 24

 

Warren Residential Life Floor Meetings

7:00-8:30 pm, Building Lounges and Patios (see poster on your floor)
Mandatory for residents living on campus.  Meet your RA and learn about great opportunities in store for you this year.

Warren Residential Hall and Apartment Welcome Socials

8:30-8:30 pm, First Floor of Residential Buildings (see poster on your floor)
Meet your neighbors and have fun at your building’s annual kick-off social.

Triton Fest 

Triton Fest brings free late-night events to UCSD students and offers an opportunity for all students to socialize and get involved in campus life early in the academic year.  

Monday, September 25

 

Warren New Student Welcome

12:00-2:00 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)
Join in the biggest welcome event at Warren College.  Meet your Dean of Student Affairs, Kafele Khalfani, and Warren College student leaders as well as the entire incoming class of first-year and transfer students.  We will enjoy lunch and then have a litte Warren College fun - you won't want to miss it! Free t-shirts for the first 150 students. Limit one t-shirt per student.

Tickets required for admission. Click here for the Eventbrite ticket link.

This event is open only to first-year and Transfer Warren College Students.  Student ID required.

Warren UnOlympics Practice

2:00-3:00 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)
After lunch, stay and practice the UnOlympics dance.  Help bring the Golden Shoe trophy and title of UCSD’s most spirited college back to Warren!  Open to all Warren students.

All-Campus Convocation

5:00-7:00 pm, RIMAC Field (map)
As the inaugural academic event of the year, Convocation marks your formal entrance into the UC San Diego academic community. At the conclusion of the convocation program, students are invited to eat dinner and meet with faculty at the rear of RIMAC field.

Target Trip

8:00 pm-12:00 am, buses meet at Rupertus Lane (map)
Whether you forgot something at home or just want to take the first of many trips to the $1 bins, join us for a shopping trip with us to Target and stock up on any items that you need!. Student ID required.

 

Tuesday, September 26

 

 

Warren Seal Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

9:30-10:30 am, Warren Mall (map)
Warren College and the Warren College Student Council (WCSC) invite you to the official ribbon cutting of the new Warren College Seal. Free coffee and pastries provided to the first 30 attendees.
This event is open only to Warren College Students.  Student ID required.

Warren Involvement Fair

11:00 am-1:00 pm, Warren Mall (map)
Visit this event to learn more about Warren organizations and other involvement opportunities. Free food is provided. 
This event is open only to Warren College Students.  Student ID required.

Warren UnOlympics Practice

2:00-4:00 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)
Join us for another opportunity to learn the UnOlympics dance.  Help bring the Golden Shoe trophy and title of UCSD’s most spirited college back to Warren!  Open to all Warren students.

Warren Transfer and Commuter Commission (WTCC) Social

5:00-6:00 pm, Warren Courtroom
Meet other Warren transfer and commuter students as well as learn about resources and involvement opportunities at Warren.

This event is hosted by the Warren Transfer and Commuter Commission (WTCC). 

Warren SAC Carnival

6:00-8:00 pm, Student Activities Center (SAC) (map)
Join Warren Residential Life for free carnival-style food and a variety of fun (and free) carnival activities.

Warren Transfer and Commuter Commission (WTCC) Laser Tag Trip

7:45-10:00 pm, buses meet at Rupertus Lane

Take a trip to the a local Laser Tag arena and play two rounds of laser tag with other transfer and commuter students.
Tickets are $10 each, and include price of admission and transportation to and from the arena.

Tickets can be purchased at: https://welcomeweeklasertag.eventbrite.com.

This event is hosted by the Warren Transfer and Commuter Commission (WTCC). 

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 27

 

UnOlympics Spirit Rally

11:00 am-12:45 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)
Get your game face on and help us prepare to take Warren College to UnOlympics VICTORY!  This event is hosted by the Commission on Warren Spirit (COWS) and Warren College Residential Life.

UnOlympics

1:00 pm-3:00 pm, RIMAC Field (map)
Game on Warren! The annual UnOlympics competition is one of the longest running traditions at UC San Diego. UnOlympics is a fun competition where all six UC San Diego colleges compete for the coveted Golden Shoe trophy. At UnOlympics, teams earn points for field games - which consist of a crazy bat spin competition, an obstacle course, and a balloon relay - and a Welcome Week themed dance routine.

 

Thursday, September 28

 

COWS Recess

11:00 am-1:00 pm, Warren Residential Life Lawn (map)
You'll feel like a kid again when you join Commission on Warren Spirit (COWS) for a throwback event with 90s-inspired activities and food.

All-College Transfer Welcome

3:00 pm-5:00 pm, TBD
All incoming UCSD transfer students are invited to the Transfer Welcome – a social designed to help you meet other incoming transfers. Enjoy snacks; enter to win prizes; and learn about special events, opportunities, and groups that are designed for you. 
This event is open to all Colleges, but is limited to incoming transfer students only.  Student ID required. 

Dark Nights, Bright Lights Dance

8:30-11:00 pm, The Loft (map)
Join WCSC Events Board for a night of dancing and music.
This event is open only to first-year Warren College Students.  Student ID required.

Friday, September 29

 

University Centers First Friday

11:00 AM-2:00 PM, Price Center (map)

Triton Fest 

Triton Fest brings free late-night events to UCSD students and offers an opportunity for all students to socialize and get involved in campus life early in the academic year.  

Saturday, September 30

Meet The Beach

11:00 am-4:00 pm, Scripps Beach, South of Pier (map)

Triton Fest 

Triton Fest brings free late-night events to UCSD students and offers an opportunity for all students to socialize and get involved in campus life early in the academic year.  

Sunday, October 1

Welcome to the Neighborhood

3:00-5:00 pm, Student Activities Center (SAC) (map)
Come spruce up your room with crafty items to add some flavor to your new living space. 
This event is hosted by the Warren CleRHC’s (Residential Hall Council).

RA Airband

6:00-8:00 pm, Canyon Vista Amphitheater (map)
Meet the Warren RAs and show how much spirit your floor has by cheering for your RA as they jam out in exciting and entertaining performances.

 

 

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