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 19 – 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.

 

Wednesday, August 21st

Groovin’ at Move In
Student Housing
Various Residence Halls
9:00am

White Coat Ceremony
School of Pharmacy
Gertrude C. Ford Center
7:00pm

 

Thursday, August 22nd

Groovin’ at Move In
Student Housing
Various Residence Halls
9:00am

Soccer vs. North Alabama
Ole Miss Soccer Team
Soccer Stadium
7:00pm

 

Friday, August 23rd

Groovin’ at Move In
Student Housing
Various Residence Halls
9:00am

Panhellenic Block Party
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
The Grove
5:00pm

 

Saturday, August 24th

Lafayette County Multi-Purpose Arena Open House
Lafayette County
Lafayette County Multi-Purpose Arena
10:00am

MiSSiHiPPi Music and Arts Festival
MiSSiHiPPi Music and Arts Festival
Foxfire Ranch
11:30am

New Student Picnic
Center for Student Success and First-Year Experience
The Grove
5:15pm

Square Books 40th Anniversary Celebration
Square Books
The Lyric Theater
7:00pm

 

Sunday, August 25th

Job Fair
Campus Recreation
Turner Center Game Room
4:00pm

Panhellenic Convocation
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Tad Smith Coliseum
6:00pm

Movie Series feat. Avengers–Endgame
Student Activities Association
The Grove
8:00pm

 

Monday, August 26th

Lost Station
RHA Student Housing
Student Union Plaza
8:00am

Ballpit with Strangers
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Dunk an OL + Welcome Back Carnival
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Job Fair
Campus Recreation
Turner Center Game Room
4:00pm

Laser Tag
Student Activities Association
Student Union Ballroom
8:00pm

Group Fitness Free Week
Campus Recreation Fitness
SCRC and Turner Center
*See Fitness Schedule

 

Tuesday, August 27th

CFA Biscuits on the Plaza with UPD
Student Activities Association and UPD
Student Union Plaza
7:15am

Lost Station
RHA Student Housing
Student Union Plaza
8:00am

On-Campus Student Employment Fair
Career Center
Student Union Ballroom
10:00am

Get Involved Fair
Ole Miss Student Union
The Circle
10:00am

Sno Biz 
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Ballpit with Strangers
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Puppies on the Plaza
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:30am

Fall Convocation
CSSFYE
Pavilion at Ole Miss
6:00pm

Art Crawl
Yoknapatawpha Arts Council
Powerhouse
6:00pm

Cru Pizza Party and Weekly Meeting
Ole Miss Cru
Fulton Chapel
7:30pm

Group Fitness Free Week
Campus Recreation Fitness
SCRC and Turner Center
*See Fitness Schedule

 

Wednesday, August 28th

Lost Station
RHA Student Housing
Student Union Plaza
8:00am

Ballpit with Strangers
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Bungee Trampoline
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Part-Time Job and Internship Fair
School of Business Administration
The Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom
10:30am

CICCE Open House and Passport to Diversity
Center for Inclusion & Cross Cultural Engagement
Student Union, Suite F101
4:00pm

South Campus Grand Opening Event
Campus Recreation
South Campus Recreation Center
3:30pm

Freshmen Bible Study Kickoff
Ole Miss Cru
Location TBD
4:00pm

Bar-B-Cru Freshmen Cookout
Ole Miss Cru
Minor Courtyard
5:30pm

Get Involved Fair
Ole Miss Student Union
The Circle
6:00pm

Pinelake College
Pinelake Church
Oxford Conference Center
8:00pm

Silent Disco
Student Activities Association
The Grove
9:00pm

Group Fitness Free Week
Campus Recreation Fitness
SCRC and Turner Center
*See Fitness Schedule

 

Thursday, August 29th

Ballpit with Strangers
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Open for Business
School of Business Administration
Holman Courtyard
10:30am

Student Union Grand Opening
Ole Miss Student Union
Student Union Plaza
12:00pm

Before I Graduate
RHA Student Housing
Various Campus Locations
12:00pm

Cru Kickball Tournament and SnoCones
Ole Miss Cru
Intramural Fields
2:00pm

Yoga in the Grove
Student Activities Association, Campus Recreation and Wellness Ambassadors
The Grove Stage
6:00pm

Soccer vs. Southeast Missouri- Rebel Classic
Ole Miss Soccer Team
Soccer Stadium
7:00pm

Group Fitness Free Week
Campus Recreation Fitness
SCRC and Turner Center
*See Fitness Schedule

 

Friday, August 30th

Undergraduate Seniors in Elementary Education/Special Education Orientation
Teacher Education
Jackson Avenue Center
8:15am

Sno Biz 
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Rockwall
Student Activities Association
Student Union Plaza
10:00am

Cru’s Rebel Road Trip
Ole Miss Cru
Memphis Hilton
1:00pm

Volleyball vs. Rice- Rebel Invitational
Ole Miss Volleyball Team
Gillom Sports Center
6:00pm

Group Fitness Free Week
Campus Recreation Fitness
SCRC and Turner Center
*See Fitness Schedule

 

Saturday, August 31st

Volleyball vs. Iowa State- Rebel Invitational
Ole Miss Volleyball Team
Gillom Sports Center
12:30pm

2nd Annual Color Run
Student Housing
The Grove
3:00pm

 

Sunday, September 1st

Soccer vs. Minnesota- Rebel Classic
Ole Miss Soccer Team
Soccer Stadium
11:00am

Volleyball vs. UCF- Rebel Invitational
Ole Miss Volleyball Team
Gillom Sports Center
12:00pm

Pinelake College Labor Day Getaway
Pinelake Church
Camp Hopewell
3:00pm

 

Monday, September 2nd

NPHC Labor Day Cookout
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Archive Oxford Student Apartments
2:00pm

 

Tuesday, September 3rd

2v2 Sand Volleyball Tournament
Campus Recreation Intramurals and Sport Clubs
OSC Sand Volleyball Courts
Time TBD

School of Education Scavenger Hunt
School of Education
Various Locations
Time TBD

IFC Round Zero
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Student Union Ballroom
5:00pm

Are You Ready? Dialogue Series: Let’s Start the Conversation
Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement
Student Union 326
5:00pm

The Drive-In: Movie Night
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
The Grove
7:00pm

Cru Weekly Meeting
Ole Miss Cru
Paris-Yates Chapel
8:00pm

 

Wednesday, September 4th

#DestinationInclusion
Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement
Various Campus Locations
11:00am

Cash Cab
RHA Student Housing
Various Campus Locations
12:00pm

Road to Wellness: Bar Simulation
Campus Recreation Wellness Education
Location TBD
Time TBD

Freshmen Bible Studies
Ole Miss Cru
Location TBD
4:00pm

Greek Forum
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Student Union Ballroom
6:00pm

Pinelake First Wednesday
Pinelake Church
Oxford Conference Center
6:30pm

 

Thursday, September 5th

African American Male Networking Lunch
Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement
Butler Auditorium
11:30am

IFC Round Zero
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Student Union Ballroom
5:00pm

NPHC Family Feud Game Night
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Bishop 209
6:30pm

 

Friday, September 6th

Magee Center Grand Opening
Campus Recreation/Wellness Education
South Campus Recreation Center
4:00pm

Double Decker Bus Tour
Visit Oxford
Visit Oxford
4:00pm

GreekWorld Carnival
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Student Union Plaza
7:00pm

 

Saturday, September 7th

Oxford Maker’s Market
Oxford Maker’s Market
Courthouse Lawn
10:00am

 

Sunday, September 8th

Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Campus Recreation
Sardis Lake
10:00am

Pinelake College Group Up
Pinelake Church
Oxford Conference Center
12:45pm

IFC Convocation
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Pavilion at Ole Miss
3:30pm

IFC Convocation
Fraternal Leadership & Learning
Pavilion at Ole Miss
7:15pm

Night of Worship
Ole Miss Cru
ATO House
8:00pm

 

Monday, September 9th

Allies for Inclusion: The Ability Exhibit
Student Disability Services
Student Union Room 323
9:00am 

Dialogue on Diversity: Becky Martinez
Division of Diversity and Community Engagement
Student Union Ballroom
6:00pm

Innertube Water Polo League Begins
Campus Recreation Intramural Sports
Turner Center Natatorium
Time TBD

Racquetball League Begins
Campus Recreation Intramural Sports
Turner Center Racquetball Hallway
Time TBD

 

Tuesday, September 10th

Allies for Inclusion: The Ability Exhibit
Student Disability Services
Student Union Room 323
9:00am 

Ride with Wellness
Campus Recreation Wellness Education
Various Campus Locations
10:00am

LGBTQ+ Networking Luncheon
Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement
Butler Auditorium
12:00pm

 

Wednesday, September 11th

Allies for Inclusion: The Ability Exhibit
Student Disability Services
Student Union Room 323
9:00am 

Pinelake College
Pinelake Church
Oxford Conference Center
8:00pm

 

Thursday, September 12th

Splash Into Ole Miss
Campus Recreation
Turner Center Natatorium
7:00pm

Breakfast and Boardgames
RHA Student Housing
Bryant Hall
7:00pm

Honors College Fall Convocation
Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College
Getrude C. Ford Center
7:30pm

 

Friday, September 13th

Five Dollar Friday
Campus Recreation Outdoors
Rebel Challenge Course
4:00pm

Double Decker Bus Tour
Visit Oxford
Visit Oxford
4:00pm

Canoe Weekend
Campus Recreation Outdoors
Tishomingo, MS
5:00pm

Music & Movies in the Park
Oxford Park Commission
Avent Park
7:00pm

 

Saturday, September 14th

Rebel Run
Student Activities Association and Ole Miss Athletics
Vaught-Hemingway Stadium
3:00pm