Panther Welcome

Wednesday, August 27

August 27
Instructional Clinics Try Me Week
6 a.m. – 9 p.m. | Student Recreation Center
Not sure which clinic to take? Try one, two or as many as you would like for FREE during TRY ME WEEK. Each clinic will be offering a demo of the regularly scheduled class. All instructional clinics will be available. Participants will be entered into a drawing for each demo they attend. Two students will be selected to receive a coupon for a free Instructional clinic of their choice. So try one (or four!) to find the clinic that is right for you.Classes offered daily. Visit the Student Recreation Center website for class schedules. Valid Panther ID required for entry.
Mega Enrollment Services Center
8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. | Student Center Ballroom
The Mega Enrollment Services Center is a centralized enrollment services center where new students can receive assistance with all their enrollment needs, as well as additional support for getting off to a successful start at Georgia State. Services include: Financial Aid, Student Accounts, Registrar, Immunization, University Housing, Auxiliary and Support Services, Bookstore, and Information Systems & Technology. Sponsored by Enrollment Services.
Ask Me Booths
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Various Locations
Trying to find your way around? Stop by one of the Ask Me Booths located around campus during the first week of classes. Faculty, staff and students will be on hand to guide you with directions and maps, plus you’ll get a Georgia State freebie! Sponsored by the Office of Student Involvement.
Pop-up Club: University Career Services
11:30 a.m. – Noon | Joba Cafe – University Center 260
Sponsored by University Career Services.
Ethnic and Religious Minority Communities Welcome Reception
Noon – 2 p.m. | Multicultural Center
In conjunction with Panther Welcome, the Multicultural Center would like to invite you to a Welcome Reception where you will meet faculty, staff, and students from ethnic and religious minority communities and fin out who has the same interests as you! Discover who could be a resource to help you get into your desired career field! Musical entertainment by International Sound Therapy Association and refreshments provided.  Sponsored by Multicultural Programs.
Leaders & Lemonade
Noon – 1 p.m.| Student Center – Lucerne Suite
Interested in getting involved on campus?  Not sure where to start?  Come hear from student leaders about how they got their start on campus and learn about all the programs designed to help you grow and develop as a campus leader. Sponsored by Leadership Development.
Mega Globe Trekker – Study Abroad Info Session
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.| Speaker’s Auditorium
Interested in studying abroad while at Georgia State? Come learn about different program options, how to fund your study abroad experience and how to get started! Former student abroad students will speak about their experiences and study abroad staff will be available to answer any questions you may have.  Sponsored by Study Abroad.
Georgia State vs. Abilene Christian Tailgate & Football Game
5 p.m.| Georgia Dome
This is the premier tailgate for all GSU students! Come enjoy free food, games, entertainment, and much more with Spotlight Programs Board!After the tailgate, head inside the Georgia Dome to cheer on your Panthers! Sponsored by Spotlight Programs Board.