Campus Events

Winter Week of Welcome

The Winter Week of Welcome (WoW) is a week of FREE events welcoming back returning students and welcoming new students to Xavier University. Winter Week of Welcome is coordinated and promoted by the Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center and Commuter Services along with our partnering offices across campus.

January 22-29, 2021 SCHEDULE


Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 

Friday, January 22

What Now? Action Stations - part of MLK Week 2021

Center for Diversity & Inclusion
Join the CDI and jumpstart your activism with our innovative action stations and get a free MLK Week t-shirt.

Center for Diversity & Inclusion - Gallagher Student Center 280 | 1PM - 3PM

 

Free Cincinnati Zoo Trip - Sign Ups

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Sign-up for our free zoo trip on Sunday, January 24 - departing campus at 1:30pm.  Limited to the first 50 sign-ups.

Xavier Yard | 2PM - 3PM

 

Jumma

Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice
Join us for a weekly Islamic prayer service.  Start your semester with God.  Please visit www.xavier.edu/cfj or MSA's Instagram @XU_MSA for confirmed times.

Husman Hall Interfaith Chapel | TBA

  

Winter Wonderland

Student Activities Council (SAC)
Come and join us at our Winter Wonderland right here at Xavier!  Enjoy some hot cocoa, ice skating and festive mug-decorating!

Xavier Yard | 8PM - 10PM

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Saturday, January 23

Bingo!

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Easy to win and fun to play by yourself or with friends!  Stop by and pickup your card, sit wherever you'd like throughout GSC and play some Bingo to win some giftcards and prizes from your favorite places (Lululemon, Athleta) and some great local spots (Sleepy Bee Cafe, Deweys Pizza, Taste of Belgium, Condado Taco, Graeter's Ice Cream and more).

Gallagher Student Center | 6PM - 8PM

  

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Sunday, January 24

Trip to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Buses load at 1:30pm to go to the Cincinnati Zoo.  Students will have a couple of hours to explore the zoo.  Participation is limited to the first 50 students due to busing.  Please stop by on Friday (1/22) at 2pm in Student Involvement to pick up your ticket and reserve your spot.  Attendees must use provided transportation and observe all COVID-related policies at the Zoo.

Buenger Circle (Outdoors)  | 1:30PM - 4PM

 

Student Mass

Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice
Join us for the weekly student mass at 4pm.  A livestream option is also available at www.youtube.com/xucfj

Bellarmine Chapel & Online | 4PM - 5PM

 

Common Ground

Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice
It's like church, sort of.  Find the Zoom information at www.xavier.edu/cfj/common-ground

Online | 8PM - 9PM

 

Student Mass

Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice
Join us for the weekly student mass at 9pm

Bellarmine Chapel | 9PM - 10PM

 

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Monday, January 25

Make Your Own Word Art

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Matte your own word art with unique letters and photos to hang up in your room or give as a gift to someone else.  Only 200 available.

Gallagher Student Center Arrupe Overlook | 1PM - 5PM

 

Name That Tune Trivia

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
If you can name that tune, you can win a gift card to places like Amazon, Starbucks, Deweys Pizza, Condado Taco or Taste of Belgium!  Play solo or with a small team.

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center | 6PM - 8PM

 

The Bachelor Monday

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Join Matt James on his journey to find love as this season's bachelor.  Giving out rose after rose, hopefully Matt sticks around longer than Clare did. 

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center | 8PM - 10PM

    

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Tuesday, January 26

Snack CAB

Commuter Activities Board (CAB)
Part of our series of Snack CAB events. We push around our well-known snack cart into different offices and building around campus. Spreading snacks, drinks, and fun!

All Around Campus | 1PM - 3PM

 

GoGo! Get Your Cocoa!

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Stop by and visit our hot chocolate bar for a warm, tasty, grab-n-go treat on a wintry afternoon.  Served by Xavier Xceptional Catering.

Gallagher Student Center First Floor Atrium | 2:30PM - 4:30PM

 

Airbrushed Xavier Gear

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
What better way to get ready for game night than to wear a custom airbrushed shirt to cheer on the Musketeers.  Stop by and get yours made in the GSC before the game.

Gallagher Student Center First Floor | 3PM - 7PM

 

Xavier v. Georgetown

This game has been postponed to March 2nd.

 

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Wednesday, January 27

Breakfast at the Lots

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
A hump day breakfast treat for commuter students to help get you through the week.  Visit the Commuter Services team in the lots when you get to campus that morning.

Commuter Lots | 7AM - 9AM

 

Manresa Orientation Team Info Session

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Learn more about how you can apply for one of the 200 Manresa Orientation Team positions available this year!

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center Lower Level | 12PM - 1PM

 

Art & Eggnog

Student Activities Council (SAC)
Come on over to SAC's Art & Eggnog event where you will be able to enjoy a seasonal drink and paint-by-numbers of a wintry picture!  If you're in rush, no problem!  You'll be able to grab the supplies you need and go.

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center Lower Level | 2PM - 4PM

 

Ask The Wellbeing Coach

Student Wellbeing Services
Join Wellbeing Coach Kaity Rowe to learn more about coaching and ask her your health and wellbeing questions on Instagram Live.

IG: @XUWellbeing | 3:30PM - 4PM

 

Bridesmaids Movie

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Relive the hilarious comedy celebrating its 10 year release starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph and Melissa McCarthy.  Free Popcorn! Rated R.

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center | 7PM - 9PM

 

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Thursday, January 28

Bring-A-Friend & Build-A-Friend

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Do you want to build a snowman? If so, stop by GSC and grab your own kit to make your own stuffed snowman, emoji pillow or furry friend.  Only 200 available.

Gallagher Student Center Arrupe Overlook | 1PM - 5PM

 

Tenet Movie

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Christopher Nolan's new action/thriller features a secret agent that embarks on a dangerous, time-bending mission to prevent the start of World War III.  Free popcorn! Rated PG-13.

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center Lower Level | 7PM - 9:30PM

 

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Friday, January 29

Jumma

Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice
Join us for a weekly Islamic prayer service.  Start your semester with God.  Please visit www.xavier.edu/cfj or MSA's Instagram @XU_MSA for confirmed times.

Husman Hall Interfaith Chapel | TBA

 

Trivia Time!

Office of Student Involvement, Gallagher Student Center & Commuter Services
Join us for pop culture trivia in the GSC.  Bring a friend, make a team, win some fun prizes!

Ryan's Landing - Gallagher Student Center Lower Level | 2PM - 3:30PM

 

Hypnotist chrisjones

Student Activities Council (SAC)
As seen on America's Got Talent!  Experience a socially-distant hypnosis show where the audience are active participants, hosted by master hypnotist chrisjones.

The HUB 4th Floor Lounge | 7PM - 8:30PM

 

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