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About New Student Week

Student Engagement sponsors a variety of new student programs during New Student Week, which is a week full of events geared specifically towards new students and contains everything from fun, energizing activities, to featured entertainment, to learning tips for academic success. 


NSW Guide Book 2019

Please look at our New Student Week Guide Book for a schedule of events and sessions that will be offered this year. Students will receive a physical copy when they arrive on campus. There is something for everyone during this exciting week!

We’re also mobile! Get our mobile friendly version at nsw2019.sched.com.

NSW Off-Campus Registration

Are you an off campus student and planning to attend New Student Week? If so, register here! Be sure to join us on your next grand adventure here at WOU! We will connect you with a PLUS Team member (Orientation Leader) and let you know about important orientation and New Student Week events! YOU ARE STILL WELCOME TO ATTEND NEW STUDENT WEEK IF YOU DON'T REGISTER.


NSW starts with Convocation which includes a welcome from President Fuller and keynote from nationally-known speaker Monti Washington! Be ready to be engaged, encouraged, and empowered by Monti who has obtained two college degrees, become a state basketball champion, award-winning poet, McDonalds All- American nominee, nationally recognized actor, and co-founder of Truality.org, a non-profit organization aimed a inspiring youth to be TRU The Real U. See the flier below for more information about Monti.



About PLUS Team

PLUS Team stands for Peer Leaders Understanding Students. We are the Orientation Leaders on campus, working New Student Week and the SOAR events.  Our goal is to make every new WOU student feel welcome.