Ole Miss Student Union

The University of Mississippi

The Ole Miss Student Union, along with other university campus partners, has assembled a comprehensive list of events and activities taking place during the first month of the academic year (August 13 – September 14). Below, you will find events and activities ranging from movies in the Grove with the Student Activities Association to fitness events with Campus Recreation. With nearly 100 events and activities taking place, we hope to welcome students to the Ole Miss campus this fall with many ways to get involved and engaged on campus.

 

Month of Welcome 2018

 

Friday, August 10th

Women’s Soccer Game

Ole Miss Athletics

Ole Miss Soccer Stadium

7:00pm

 

Saturday, August 11th

MPower

Office of Leadership and Advocacy

Various Locations

All day

 

Sunday, August 12th

 

Monday, August 13th

Intramural Sports – Registration Opens

Campus Recreation

Online

 

Tuesday, August 14th

 

Wednesday, August 15th

 

Thursday, August 16th

Splash Into Ole Miss with Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

8:00 pm (7:00pm pre-event activity)-11:00pm

 

Double Decker Bingo Tour

Graduate Oxford Hotel and Visit Oxford

Graduate Oxford Hotel

2:00 pm

 

Friday, August 17th

Ole Miss Theatre Audition Workshop

Theatre & Film

110 Isom Hall

1:00 pm

 

Ole Miss Soccer vs ULL

Ole Miss Athletics

Ole Miss Soccer Stadium

7:00 pm

 

Saturday, August 18th

Freshman Picnic

Center for Student Success and First-Year Experience

Grove

TBD

 

Ole Miss Theatre General Auditions

Theatre & Film

Fulton Chapel

1:00 pm

 

Theatre & Film All Department Meeting

Theatre & Film

Meek Auditorium

10:30 am

 

Sunday, August 19th

Grove-In Movie Series

Student Activities Association

The Grove

8:00 pm

 

Ole Miss Soccer vs WKU

Ole Miss Athletics

Ole Miss Soccer Stadium

6:00 pm

 

Monday, August 20th

Ball Pit with Strangers

Student Activities Association

The Circle

10:00am-2:00pm

 

Bungee Jump

Student Activities Association

Galtney Lott Plaza

10:00am-2:00pm

 

Group Fitness Kickoff

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

All day

 

Free Sno Biz

Student Activities Association

Galtney-Lott Plaza

10:00am-2:00pm

 

Laser Tag

Student Activities Association

7:00pm-11:00pm

The Grove

 

Tuesday, August 21st

SAA Unplugged

Student Activities Association

The Pavilion/Ole Miss Student Union

12:15pm

 

Fall Convocation

Center for Student Success and First-Year Experience

The Pavilion

7:00 pm

 

Wednesday, August 22nd

Breakfast with SAA

Student Activities Association

Galtney-Lott Plaza

7:45 am

 

Silent Disco

Student Activities Association

The Grove

9:00pm

 

Thursday, August 23rd

Cards Against Hypnosis

Student Activities Association

Student Union Ballroom

7:00pm

 

Friday, August 24th

Ball Pit with Strangers

Student Activities Association

The Circle

10:00am-2:00pm

 

Free Sno Biz

Student Activities Association

Galtney-Lott Plaza

10:00am-2:00pm

 

Welcome Back Concert

Student Activities Association

The Grove

9:00pm

 

Free Friday at the Challenge Course

Campus Recreation

Rebel Challenge Course

4:00  pm

 

Saturday, August 25th

RHA Color Run

Student Housing

The Circle

4:00pm-7:00pm

 

Sunday, August 26th

2v2 Sand Volleyball Tournament

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Ole Miss Soccer vs Murray St.

Ole Miss Athletics

Ole Miss Soccer Stadium

 

Monday, August 27th

Group Fitness & Personal Training Demo

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

5:00 pm-7:00 pm

 

Tuesday, August 28th

Chill Down With Puppies

Student Housing

Union Plaza

11:00am-2:00pm

 

Intramural Flag Football

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Intramural Unified Flag Football

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Wednesday, August 29th

Wellness Wednesday

Campus Recreation

Outside of Weir Hall

11:00 am-1:00 pm

 

Thursday, August 30th

 

Friday, August 31st

Stand-Up Paddleboard Clinic

Campus Recreation

Sardis Lake

4:00 pm-7:00 pm

 

Saturday, September 1st

 

Sunday, September 2nd

 

Monday, September 3rd

 

Tuesday, September 4th

Intramural Singles Tennis

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Wednesday, September 5th

Intramural Flag Football Tournament

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Thursday, September 6th

Rock Out The Grove

Student Housing

The Grove

6:00 pm-8:00 pm

 

Friday, September 7th

 

Saturday, September 8th

 

Sunday, September 9th

Ole Miss Football vs. Southern Illinois

Ole Miss Athletics

Vaught-Hemingway Stadium

3:00 pm

 

Mountain Biking Classic

Campus Recreation

South Campus Trails

4:00pm-6:00pm

 

Free Friday at the Challenge Course

Campus Recreation

Rebel Challenge Course

4:00pm-6:00pm

 

Monday, September 10th

 

Tuesday, September 11th

Intramural Volleyball

Campus Recreation

Turner Center

 

Mini Destress Fest

Campus Recreation

TBD

TBD

 

Wednesday, September 12th

 

Thursday, September 13th

Kayak Water Polo

Campus Recreation

Turner Center Pool

7:00pm-9:00pm

 

Friday, September 14th

Standup Paddleboard Yoga Class

Campus Recreation

Sardis Lake

4:00pm-7:00 pm

 

Saturday, September 15th

 

Sunday, September 16th

Fall Fair: Food and Fun with RHA

Student Housing

Kincannon Yard

4:00pm-7:00pm

 

Friday, September 28th

Fall Favorites with Chicken On A Stick

Student Housing

Stewart Yard

11:00am-2:00pm