Scotty in front of the UCR Bell Tower
September 20, 2023

Back to School: UCR Welcome Week 2023

Details about giveaways, free food, and live music to hype you up for the new school year

Author: Malinn Loeung
September 20, 2023

All UC Riverside Highlanders are invited to celebrate the start of our 2023-24 academic year with a ton of fun and informative events hosted by various campus partners. This is a great time to discover new resources, explore the campus, and make new friends. 

To add to the excitement, University Relations is hosting a UCR hoodie giveaway to get students hyped for back to school!

Welcome Week Hoodie Giveaway







UCR Hoodie Giveaway Details


  1. Follow @UCRiversideOfficialon Instagram
  2. Stay tuned for @UCRiversideOfficial's Instagram post on Sunday, Sept. 24 for a chance to win a UCR hoodie


  • All currently enrolled UCR undergrad and grad students are eligible to win
  • 2 winners will be selected randomly to receive a $100 gift card good for any bookstore purchase, including UCR hoodies
  • Winners will be contacted/announced Friday, Sept. 29

Events Schedule

Most of these events are open to all students (new, continuing, undergrad, and grad) but some events are for specific audiences only. Please follow each event link to find additional details, like audiences, times, and locations. 

Welcome Week 2023

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Week 1

Note: If you would like your event added to this list, please email with the event title, link, and date/s.


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