Dr. Terry R. Bacon Leadership Center - Welcome Week

Welcome to Welcome Week!

Join Fort Lewis College students, staff, and faculty as we kick off the academic year!

Welcome Week Fall 2017

Welcome Week has a variety of social and educational activities designed to help you meet new people and immerse yourself in campus life. This is a great way to meet other students, develop friendships and get involved!

Date & Time




  Monday, August 28


7:45 AM-10:00 AM

7:45 AM – Chemistry Hall
8:50 AM – EBH
9:20 AM – Noble Hall

Doughnuts with President Dene and Provost Barbara

Come meet the President and Provost of Fort Lewis College while enjoying free doughnuts!

August 2

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Union Breezeway

Back to School BBQ

Student Union Productions (SUP), The Bookstore, and Sodexo offers live music
featuring The Voice's Angie Keilhauer and a
Free Food!

August 29

11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Student Union Plaza

Environmental Center Free Store

Reduce waste and save yourself some cash! The Environmental Center’s Free Store is giving away 100s of free repurposed furnishings, clothes and school supplies donated during last spring’s move-out. New donations also accepted.

Wednesday, August 30

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

In the lawn in front of the Student
Life Center


Fitness Programs, Intramurals, Club Sports, & Outdoor Pursuits will be signing up participants and promoting upcoming events.
Free Food, Lawn Games, & Prizes!

Wednesday,  August 30


1:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Student Union

Old Fort

Farm Stand

Come buy locally grown, organic fruits & veggies, pork & grass-fed beef, and much more!

August 31

12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Student Union Plaza

Student Involvement Expo

Learn about student organizations you can involved in and other leadership development opportunities available to all students!

Thursday, August 31


4:00 PM-6:00 PM

El Centro (Student Union)

El Centro Open House

Check out FLC's Hispano Resource Center while enjoying some FREE FOOD!

August 31

7:00 PM

Student Union Ballroom


Student Union Productions (SUP) hosts hypnotist Joel Silverman and his hypno corgis

Friday, September 1

2-4 pm

Leadership Center

(Student Union)

Popcorn Friday

Come join the Leadership Center for their weekly tradition of free popcorn!

Friday, September 1

5:00 PM

Native American Center

(Student Union)

Welcome Back BBQ & Fry Bread Contest

Native American Center & Native Campus Ministries invite you to join them for a fun afternoon!

Friday, September 1

8:00 PM

(in the event of rain, Noble 130)

"Beauty and the Beast",
presented by RHA

Residents Hall Association (RHA) presents:
“Beauty and the Beast” Movie


For questions related to Welcome Week activities, please contact The Leadership Center at (970) 247-7258.