ASU Welcome

Fall 2024 Signature Events

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Welcome events are open to all Sun Devils and are designed to help you prepare for a successful college experience. Featuring the high-energy Sun Devil Welcome event for all incoming freshmen, the free InfernoFest concert, festive involvement fairs at each campus location, events for families and more, Welcome Week is packed with signature events for you to explore!

Friday, Aug. 16
ASU Family Welcome, 5 to 6 p.m. | Arizona Center (for parents and supporting family members. Students will engage in residential activities during this program.)

Residential Life Activities, 5 to 10 p.m. | Gordon Commons


Saturday Aug. 17
Rock the Rec, 7 to 10 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Sunday, Aug. 18
TaylorFest, 7 to 9:30 p.m. | Taylor Street


Monday, Aug. 19
Movie Night, 7 to 10 p.m. | TBD


Tuesday, Aug. 20
Sun Devil Welcome/InfernoFest, 8 p.m. | Mountain America Stadium (Tempe) 


Wednesday, Aug. 21
Find my Classes Tours, 10 a.m., Noon, & 2 p.m | Taylor Mall

TRiO/EOSS Open House 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  | Civic Space Park

Transfer Student Welcome, 5 to 6 p.m. | Student Center @ The Post Office

Sparky’s Welcome Fair, 6 to 8 p.m., Civic Space Park | A. E. England Building


Thursday, Aug. 22
First Day photos, 10 a.m. to noon | Taylor Mall

PAB in the Park, 4 to 6 p.m. | Civic Space Park


Friday, Aug. 23
Event information coming soon!


Saturday, Aug. 24
Echo from the Buttes, 8-10:30 a.m. | “A” Mountain, (Tempe)
 

Saturday, Aug. 17
Family Welcome Lunch, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Citrus Dining Pavilion

ASU Family Welcome, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. | Cooley Ballroom (for parents and supporting family members. Students will engage in residential activities during this program.)

Hypnotist and Art After Dark, 7 to 9 p.m. | Student Union


Sunday, Aug. 18
Poly International Welcome, 6 to 7 p.m. | Student Union  

PolyPalooza, 7 to 9:30 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Polytechnic


Monday, Aug. 19
Rock the Rec, 7 to 9 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Polytechnic


Tuesday, Aug. 20
Sun Devil Welcome/InfernoFest, 8 p.m. | Mountain America Stadium (Tempe) 


Wednesday, Aug. 21
Volleyball Tournament, 7 to 9 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex sand volleyball courts


Thursday, Aug. 22
Transfer and Commuter Welcome, 4 to 5 p.m. | Devils Den (near Citrus Dining)

Club Hub, 5 to 7 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Friday, Aug. 23
Kickball Social, 5 to 7 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Fields

Library Game Night, 6 to 9 p.m. | Polytechnic Campus Library


Saturday, Aug. 24
Echo from the Buttes, 8 to10 a.m. | “A” Mountain, (Tempe)

RHA Beach Bash, 6 to 8 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Sunday, Aug. 25
Trivia Night, 6 to 8 p.m. | Student Union  
 

Saturday, Aug. 17
Residential Life Activities, evening. | All residence Halls


Sunday Aug. 18
ASU Family Welcome, 3 to 4 p.m., 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  | Senita Ballroom (for parents and supporting family members. Students will engage in residential activities during this program. Participants will register for one session)

Get Connected Kickoff, 7 to 10 p.m. | TBD


Monday, Aug. 19
FSL Welcome Back Block Party, 6 to 8 p.m. | Greek Leadership Village

Summerset Fest, 7 to 10 p.m. | TBD


Tuesday, Aug. 20

Sun Devil Welcome/InfernoFest, 8 p.m. | Mountain America Stadium


Wednesday Aug. 21
Rock the Rec, 7 to 10 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex

Taste of the MU + Special Interest Involvement Fair, 6 to 8 p.m.


Thursday, Aug. 22
MCoE Open House, all day | Multicultural Community of Excellence, Student Pavilion Third Floor

Culture Kick Off, evening | Memorial Union North Stage


Friday, Aug. 23
Dive in Movie | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Saturday, Aug. 24
Echo from the Buttes, 8 to 10 a.m. | “A” Mountain

Saturday, Aug. 17
ASU Family Welcome, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. | La Sala Ballroom (for parents and supporting family members. Students will engage in residential activities during this program.)

Welcome & Entertainment, 6 to 11 p.m. | La Sala Ballroom, University Center Building


Sunday, Aug. 18
Welcome & Entertainment, 8 to 10 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Lawn/The QUAD


Monday, Aug. 19
Solera Experience, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. | UCB (All incoming first-year  West Valley students should plan to attend and participate in the Solera Experience)


Tuesday, Aug. 20
Sun Devil Welcome and Infernofest, 8 p.m. | Mountain America  Stadium (Tempe) 


Wednesday, Aug. 21
West Fest: Fall Involvement Fair, 5 to 7 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex

Programming and Activities Board Event, 7-9 p.m. | TBA


Thursday, Aug. 22
First Day of Class Photos, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Fletcher Lawn

Rock the Rec, 6 to 9 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Friday, Aug. 23
Welcome back USG BBQ & Movie, 6 to 10 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Pool


Saturday, Aug. 24
Echo from the Buttes, 8 to 10:30 a.m. | “A” Mountain, (Tempe)

Sun Devil Sundown, 6 to 9 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex


Sunday, Aug. 25
Sunday Funday Movie Night, 6 to 9 p.m. | Sun Devil Fitness Complex Lawn/The QUAD