Week of Welcome

Week Of Welcome 2015

Cleveland State University

WOW: Week of Welcome 2015

Commuters! Remember to stop by the Commuter Corner Open House all week in SC 350 from 10am-4pm to learn about our new Commuter Communities and start earning commuter cash! 


Saturday, August 22

Magnus Fest 2014, Wolstein Center, 3-9pm

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Sunday, August 23

Women’s Soccer vs. Chicago State, Krenzler Field, 1pm-3pm

Women’s Soccer kicks off Week Of Welcome with a two game home stand at Krenzler Field.  All CSU students are admitted FREE with CSU Viking ID Card.

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Monday, August 24 ~ First Day of Weekday Classes

  • Welcome Information Stations, across campus, 8am-5pm
      Pick up campus information! Grab a WOW calendar of events!
  • Good Morning Commuters, SC Atrium, 8am-10am
      Enjoy free pastries and coffee.
  • Proud To Be a Viking! SC Atrium, 11am-1pm
    CAB will be bringing students together to show off their Viking Pride while enjoying free food, music, games, give-a-ways, and a special visit from Magnus!

  • Good Evening Commuters, MC 1st Floor, 4pm-6pm
    Enjoy free pastries and coffee! 

  • Welcome Graduate Students, MC 1st Floor, 4pm-6pm
    All new and returning Graduate Students, come join us on the plaza!  You'll find information on grad student activities, upcoming events, campus maps, and more. Plus, we'll have a special gift from Graduate Student Association and Graduate Student Resource Center for masters and doctoral students!

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Tuesday, August 25

  • Counseling Center Fall Open House, Union Building Room 220, 10am-2pm
    Stop in, meet and greet, and have some tasty treats!  Come and have some fun with the staff of the Counseling Center.  We will have food, fun activities, and chances to win some nice parting gifts.  Don't miss out on this popular, must attend event.

  • Cleveland Indians Ticket Give-a-way, SC 343 (CAB Office), 10am-Until Gone
    Join CAB for a Cleveland Indians game on Saturday, August 29th as they take on the Los Angeles Angels. Tickets will be FREE for the first 70 students. Valid CSU ID required to claim a ticket. One ticket per CSU ID.

  • Get the Scoop, Enjoy a Scoop! SC 350, 11am-1pm
    Join us in the Commuter Corner for an ice cream sundae bar and staff available to answer questions you have about commuting to campus.

  • Fall Student Organization Fair, SC Atrium & Innerlink, 10:30am-2pm
    Come and meet various CSU student organizations. Joining a student organization is a fantastic way to meet new people, network, and become more engaged on campus!
    **the second day of the Fall Student Organization Fair is Wednesday, September 2nd

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Wednesday, August 26

  • CAB’s Welcome Back BBQ, SC Plaza (rain location SC Atrium, 11am-2pm)
    Join us for some music, free food, games and giveaways! There will be free t-shirts for the first 750 students. Students will have the chance to win Amazon or CSU bookstore gift cards by competing in the watermelon eating and water balloon competitions!

  • PB & J Wednesday, SC 350, 11am-1pm
    Join us in the Commuter Corner for a FREE PB & J sandwich and find out the best way to get involved at CSU. NEW this Fall: this event will occur every Wednesday!

  • Rock the Rec, Recreation Center, 6pm-9pm
    Now in its 8th year, Rock the Rec is a prime feature in the university's Week of Welcome to kick off the academic year. This awesome event features free food, a rock wall, inflatables, games, prizes, demos, giveaways, music and a whole lot more the entire evening! Don't miss it!

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Thursday, August 27

  • History and Social Studies Meet & Greet, RT 1316, 12pm-2pm
    Interested in History or Social Studies? Students, faculty and alums are invited to our annual History Department Meet & Greet. Students ask questions and get information about our majors and minors as well as chat with faculty members and advisors involved in both programs. Light refreshments will be served. For more information visit

  • Who is CSU? SC Atrium, 11am-1pm
    This event will provide students with an opportunity to leave their hand print (literally) on a banner that will demonstrate just how diverse CSU really is. Food and music is provided! This event is sponsored by CAB!

  • Coffee Corner, SC 350, 10am-12pm
    Join us for our first Coffee Corner of the semester in the Commuter Lounge. There will be staff available to answer questions and FREE coffee!

  • Walking Tour for Graduate Students, Student Center Lobby, 5:00pm
    Join fellow graduate students for a walking tour of Campus District and Playhouse Square followed by a social gathering in the historic rotunda at Heinen’s, Downtown!  Event is sponsored by the Graduate Student Association and Graduate Student Resource Center. Meet us near the Information Desk in the Student Center.

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Friday, August 28

  • Paint Party, MU Lawn, 8pm-midnight
    It’s the end of the first week of classes! Come celebrate with CAB! This is a FREE event for ALL CSU students, CSU ID required no guests permitted.

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Saturday, August 29

  • Cleveland Indians Game vs. Angels, Progressive Field, 7:10pm
    Tickets were given away on Tuesday, but join CAB and your fellow Vikings at Progressive Field as they take on the Los Angeles Angels!
  • Playhouse Movie Series-Guardians of the Galaxy, US Bank Plaza, 9pm-11pm
    Join Commuter Communities for an outdoor movie on the US Bank Plaza. Meet outside Urban Affairs on Euclid at 8:30pm!

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