Welcome Week


Welcome Week

August 19-25, 2024

Schedule information is tentative and subject to change. More information will be added soon.
All programs are designed specifically for new incoming students, unless otherwise stated.

Select each date to view the events happening that day.

New students in stands playing with large beach ball at Sights and Sounds event in Memorial Stadium

Thursday, August 22

Illinois Sights & Sounds, Illinois Traditions, and more.

August 22 Events

Wide view of New Student Convocation event held in the State Farm Center

Friday, August 23

New Student Convocation, Welcome Celebration, College Meetings, Transfer Student Orientation, Late Nighter, and more.

August 23 Events

Three female students looking at map of campus

Saturday, August 24

Quest for Success, Illini Frenzy, Illini Vibes, and more.

August 24 Events

Wide view of Main Quad with large groups of students at Quad Day and the Illini Union in the distance

Sunday, August 25

Quad Day and more.

August 25 Events


Request for Accommodation

If you need disability related accommodations, please contact Gretchen Forman at 217-333-4057 or gforman@illnois.edu. Accommodations include but are not limited to an ASL interpreter, live captioning, and transportation. Questions can be sent to newstudent@illinois.edu.