Welcome Week


Whether looking for a fraternity or sorority, campus ministries, athletics or recreation or just something to do - the first week of school is jam-packed with daily activities for the UTC Community. Welcome Week activities happen the first week of each semester, so check out the schedules and get involved!

All events are FREE and open to ALL students.

Winter Welcome January 7-11

Winter Welcome

There's no time for FOMO! Just because it's January doesn't mean you can't still get involved and enjoy your first week of spring classes. Check out the great events that are relaxing, fun, challenging and fun.

January 7-11, 2019


Location: Tennessee Room in the University Center

Stop by our on-campus spa to start the semester relaxed and rejuvenated!

Sponsored by the Center for Student Wellbeing

Location: Aquatic and Recreation Center (ARC)

Start the New Year at our Winter Welcome Pool Party!  Feel the rhythm as our DJ builds the heat to fight off the winter chill.  Swim, float, and soak in our spa as laser and neon lights illuminate a wintery night.

Sponsored by Campus Recreation and the Office of the Dean of Students

Location: University Center Lobby

We’re happy you’re back on campus! Stop by and enjoy a chocolatey snack!

Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students

Location: University Center Commons

Do you have what it takes to home the trophy?

Sponsored by the Center for Women and Gender Equity

Location: Tennessee room in the University Center

Drop by to browse our student organizations and find ways to get involved!

Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students

Join us as we rent out the theater for a free showing of Escape Room! This event is for current UTC students only. Valid Mocs ID required for entry.

NOTE: Tickets and transportation are limited. All of our available tickets have been reserved. To add yourself to the waiting list, please fill out this form.

To secure your reserved ticket, you must check in at the bus or the theater before 8:30 p.m. on the day of the event. After 8:30 p.m., your ticket may be released to someone else.

Questions can be directed to Laura Petrus at laura-petrus@utc.edu

Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students

 Location: University Center Game Room

Get to know the therapy dogs and learn more about Veteran Student Services!  

Sponsored by Veteran Student Services