Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:00 PM through August 20, 2017
Terrace Dining Room (TDR) - Lower Level MGC

Late Night Breakfast @ TDR with your AUSG Execs

Join Taylor, Solomon, Christine and Kris for your favorite breakfast food... and campus leaders! Late Night Breakfast is an AU tradition, and what better way to kick off your college experience than with late night food?! Meet fellow first year students and interact with seasoned AU experts from all corners of campus... including AUSG! Starts at 10pm and goes through midnight. 

Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 09:00 PM through August 21, 2017
The Beach (Grass near McKinley Building)

Welcome Week: Outdoor Movie

ENJOY A MOVIE UNDER THE STARS! Bring a blanket, bring your friend, and sit back and enjoy an outdoor movie on a warm summer night. Can you guess what the movie will be? Stay tuned for the announcement during Welcome Week!

Monday, August 21, 2017 at 09:00 PM through August 22, 2017
Bender Arena

Welcome Week: Late Night at the Rec

GET READY! Grab your friends, play some games, and meet our AU RecFit team! Late night @ the Rec is your chance to see the Rec unlike ever before.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 09:00 PM through August 23, 2017
Mary Graydon Center

Welcome Week: 90's Throwback Night

HIT ME WITH THE 90s... BABY ONE MORE TIME! Hop in a time machine and be transported back to the 90s for a night! Recreate your favorite memories by #winning at a glow-in-the-dark arcade or rolling to your favorite 90s bops in a full-size roller rink! P.s. Free food.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 10:00 PM through August 24, 2017
Bender Arena

Welcome Week: Drag Queen Bingo

HAVE A FUN, FIERCE NIGHT & WIN UP TO $1,000 IN PRIZES! The Queens are coming and you better bow down. Get ready to BINGO or BE-GONE, honey.

Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 09:00 PM through August 25, 2017
The Quad

Welcome Week: Quad After Dark

SEE THE QUAD TRANSFORMED INTO A CARNIVAL WONDERLAND! For one night only, we're bringing all the magic & fun of a carnival straight to you. Get your adrenaline pumping on some carnival-style rides with your pals. You can almost taste the cotton candy!

Friday, August 25, 2017 at 09:00 PM through August 26, 2017
The Tavern (MGC)

Welcome Week: Minute to Win It

BEAT THE CLOCK & YOU JUST MIGHT WIN! Just like the TV show Minute to Win It, except this version has less Guy Fieri. Complete a random task in under 60 seconds and you could be leaving with an awesome prize! Think it's easy? Test your skills and win big at Minute to Win It!

Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 04:00 PM
The Quad

Welcome Week: The Block Party

NEW THIS YEAR & EMCEED BY YOUR VERY OWN AUSG EXECS... It's not at night, but it is the official kick off to the nightly festivities! AU is bringing some midday fun to the Quad with a block party! Come out to see performances from AU’s very own students! There will be plenty of food, music, vendors, and opportunities for you to find your home away from home as you meet current students and learn about their organizations. This is an event you don’t want to miss!

Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 08:00 PM
Bender Arena

SUB & WVAU Present: A$AP Ferg w/ Rico Nasty & Respect the Bando

A$AP Ferg is headlining our first show of the year! The Trap Lord has put out hits like "Work," "Shabba," and "New Levels." Aside from recently touring with Future, the A$AP Mob member has been working on his upcoming project, Still Striving, which drops August 18th. Catch Ferg at American University on August 26 in Bender Arena! Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 8:45.

A valid AU ID acts as your ticket. Admission is free for all AU students, faculty, and staff, but is limited to first come, first serve. Tickets for the public are $5 and onsale via Eventbrite. Get there early because this is sure to fill up quick!