Week of Welcome

Week of Welcome

OMA excitedly welcomes students to campus each semester with a few signature programs during Week of Welcome (WOW). Check the calendar for Welcome Back Jam, the LGBTQ+ & Ally Ice Cream Social, and other great events. 


WOW Multicultural Kickback (Fall)

Saturday- August 27, 2022- 7-10pm- MSC Plaza

Kickoff the fall semester with us and the Center for Student Involvement as we present a night of tabling, performances, music, giveaways and more; featuring USF multicultural student organizations, fraternities, and sororities.  Come get connected to all the diversity resources at USF and join some organizations. RSVP here in BullsConnect.

Welcome Back Jam (Spring 2023)
Date, Time & Location To Be Determined
Kickoff the semester with the high energy of Welcome Back Jam! Join us and the Center for Student Involvement as we present a night full of performances, giveaways, and chances to connect with student organizations through our tabling fair; featuring USF multicultural organizations, fraternities, and sororities. Welcome Back Jam is one of the largest events during WOW where over 2,000 students gather. It kicks off the semester with high energy and a connection to the diversity that exists within the various student organizations. 

For information contact Johanna Heule.


WBJ Ice Cream Social

LGBTQ+ & Ally Ice Cream Social (Fall)
Wednesday • August 24, 2022 • 1-3 pm • MSC Ballroom
All members of the USF community are welcome to stop by to meet campus and local resources supporting LGBTQ+ identities. Don't miss the chance to connect with students, faculty, staff, and community members who are committed to providing a welcoming experience for LGBTQ+ and allied students. You can RSVP to BullsConnect.



iBuddy Kick-Off (Fall)
Saturday • September 17, 2022 • 10:00am-12:30pm • MSC 3707
The iBuddy Kick-Off is the introduction to the iBuddy Program where attendees can learn about the program and how to get involved. Participants can meet their buddy at the Kick-Off or be matched after registering. 

For information, contact Nicky Luckett.

Multicultural Mixer

Multicultural Mixer (Summer)
Join us in the Office of Multicultural Affairs for a Multicultural Mixer. Connect with students, staff, and faculty of diverse backgrounds from across the campus. Snacks and games will be provided.