Welcome Weeks: August 30 - September 12, 2021

We have many things for you to do your first two weeks on campus - both on campus and off! Take a look at the schedule graphic and details are located in the accordion menu below. There are a few events that need advance sign up - check out those links here:
  • Friday 9/10: Glow In The Dark Volleyball Tournament - Sign Up Link (Deadline: Thursday, 9/9 at 11:59PM)
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Monday, August 30th - Happy First Day of Classes!

All Day: The Caf, Crossroads POD, Einstein Bros Bagels all open for full-service 

All Day: Group Fitness DEMO Week in Mathy Center

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

Tuesday, August 31st

All Day: Group Fitness DEMO Week in Mathy Center

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

All Day - $5 Movie Tuesday at Marcus Theatre

Wednesday, September 1st

All Day: Group Fitness DEMO Week in Mathy Center

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

7pm: Agape Latte in FSPA Lobby

9pm: Taize Prayer in San Damiano Chapel

Thursday, September 2nd

All Day: Group Fitness DEMO Week in Mathy Center

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

9 – 11am: Morning M-U-G in Campus Ministry

1 – 3:30pm: Welcome Back Bash in Assisi Courtyard

5pm: Meet at Student Union to go to Moon Tunes at Riverside Park

  • Moon Tunes Artist: PHOENIX Reunion
  • Moon Tunes goes from 5:30 – 8pm

8pm: Glow Night in Mathy Center

  • Glow in the dark dodgeball, dance class, and more!

All Day - $6 Student Movie Tuesday at Marcus Theatre

  • Bring your Student ID for a free popcorn!
Friday, September 3rd

All Day: Group Fitness DEMO Week in Mathy Center

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

5pm: Meet at Student Union to go to Cameron Park Farmer’s Market

  • Farmers Market goes from 4 – 8pm

7 – 8:30pm: Chris Carter Mentalist in Fine Arts Main Theatre

Saturday, September 4th

Mathy Center Closed

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

8am: Meet at Student Union to go on Bluff Hike

8am – 12pm: Cameron Park Farmer’s Market (on own)

1 – 5pm: Downtown Business Bingo

  • Link to Bingo Card: LINK (active from 1-5pm only)

6pm: Meet at Student Union for Ghost Tour #1 in downtown La Crosse

  • Ghost Tour #1 will begin at 6:30pm at Friendship Garden in Riverside Park

8pm: Meet at Friendship Garden in Riverside Park for Ghost Tour #2 (on own)

Sunday, September 5th

Area Worship Options Resource: 

10am - 4pm: Mathy Center Open

All Day: Vic Hide & Seek

11am: Mass at San Damiano Chapel

6pm: Mass at San Damiano Chapel

7 – 8:30pm: Brian Imbus Hypnotist in Fine Arts Center Main Theatre 

Monday, September 6th - Labor Day, No Classes

10am - 4pm: Mathy Center Open

10am – 2pm: Escape Room in the Todd Wehr Memorial Library (check-in at Art Gallery)

  • Zombie Theme Room & School of Wizardry Theme Room
  • Link to Sign Up: LINK (sign up by 9/3/21 at Noon)

11am – 1pm: Campus Ministry Cookout in Campus Ministry Courtyard

  • Link to Sign Up: LINK

2 - 4pm: Weigent Park & Ranison's Treats

  • Ranison’s Ice Cream is open and will take cash & credit for treats
  • A van of equipment (tennis racquets, basketballs, etc.) will be present to be active at the park!
Tuesday, September 7th

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

2pm: Difference Between Writing in High School & College in Murphy Center 332

6 – 7:30pm: La Crosse Public Library – Architecture for Beginners/Scavenger Hunt

  • Reserve a space at footstepsoflacrosse.org - you will receive meeting locations with registration.
  • Join us in learning about how architecture, class, and culture intersect on La Crosse's streets. Each week, we will explore a different neighborhood and topic.

All Day - $5 Movie Tuesday at Marcus Theatre

Wednesday, September 8th

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

9am – 2pm: Study Abroad Fair in Fine Arts Center FSPA Lobby

12:30pm: College Success Strategies in Murphy Center 332

7pm: La Crosse Bridge Painting Class in Fine Arts Center 221

9pm: Taize Prayer in San Damiano Chapel

Thursday, September 9th

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

9 – 11am: Morning M-U-G in Campus Ministry

5:30 – 8pm: Moon Tunes at Riverside Park (on own)

  • Moon Tunes Artist: Greg Hall & The Wrecking Ball + Pat Watters Band

6pm: Women’s Volleyball Tournament vs. William Penn University in the Varsity Athletic Complex

7pm: Praise and Worship in San Damiano Chapel

All Day - $6 Student Movie Tuesday at Marcus Theatre

  • Bring your Student ID for a free popcorn!
Friday, September 10th

TBD: Women’s Volleyball Tournament vs. TBD in the Varsity Athletic Complex

6am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

4 – 8pm: Cameron Park Famer’s Market (on own)

4:30 – 8:30pm: Vic’s BBQ in Marian Courtyard

  • 4:30 – 6pm: Dinner, Activities include yard games, rock wall, s’mores, root beer floats
  • Winners of Best O-Group Photo, VU Resource Challenge, and The Hub Visitor announced!

8:30 – 10:30pm: Weekends at VU Event - Glow In the Dark Volleyball

  • Location: Marian Courtyard
  • Sign up by Thursday, 9/9 at 11:59pm: Sign Up Link - walk ins will also be accepted to join the tournament at the event!
  • T-Shirt Trade-In: Bring in a t-shirt from another institution and trade it in for a free Viterbo t-shirt! Limit 1 shirt per person. Sizes while supplies last.
Saturday, September 11th

8am – 12pm: Cameron Park Famer’s Market (on own)

10am - 6pm: Mathy Center Open

Pride in the Park at Riverside Park (Time TBD)

  • Hosted by The Center: 7 Rivers LGBT Connection

1pm: Women’s Soccer vs. Cornell College at the Viterbo Outdoor Athletic Complex (OAC)

6pm: UWL Football vs. University of Dubuque (IA) at UWL Stadium

9 – 11pm: Weekends at VU Event - Karaoke/Open Mic Night

  • Location: Marian Courtyard
  • -Shirt Trade-In: Bring in a t-shirt from another institution and trade it in for a free Viterbo t-shirt! Limit 1 shirt per person. Sizes while supplies last.

Other happenings – TBD: Women’s Golf @ UWL, Women’s Volleyball Tournament vs. TBD

Sunday, September 12th

Area Worship Options Resource: 

10am - 8pm: Mathy Center Open

11am: Mass in San Damiano Chapel

6pm: Mass in San Damiano Chapel

8:30pm: Bowling at Pla Mor Lanes

  • Bring student ID for 3 games + shoes for free!