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Welcome Week Signature Events

Welcome Week is just around the corner. As a New Vol, this is a great opportunity for you to explore campus and learn more about your new home sweet home. There will be a lot going on your first week here on Rocky Top but be sure to not miss out by visiting to follow what’s going on throughout the week.

As a part of Welcome Week, there are some events that are required for all New Vols like you. These events include:

Sunday, August 18

Be sure to wear your gray orientation t-shirt!

New Student Class Photo
Ayres Lawn | 5:30 p.m.

Rocky Top Rally
Neyland Stadium | 6:30 p.m.

Big Orange Block Party
Gate 21 Plaza, Neyland Stadium | 7:30 p.m.

Monday, August 19

College Connect
Various Locations | 3-5 p.m.

Torch Night
Thompson-Boling Arena | 6 p.m.

You will be escorted to all of the events on Sunday and Monday, so don’t worry about getting lost!

Welcome Week has plenty to offer and events are being added constantly so check out or download our Welcome Week guide on the Vol Life App.