2018 Dawg Days



  • Hydro Free Fair in Hydro, OK
  • RESIDENCE LIFE MOVE-IN DAY, Begins at 9 a.m.
  • 6 p.m. Starting Block-Wellness Center (Freshmen only)
  • 7 pm. Project Blue-Wellness Center


  • Enrollment for students who did not pre-enroll
  • Hydro Free Fair in Hydro, OK
  • Marching Band Camp
  • RESIDENCE LIFE MOVE-IN DAY, Begins at 9 a.m.
  • 10 a.m. Campus Tours
  • 12:50 p.m. ACT Residual Exam at Assessment Center

August 18

  • 2 – 4 p.m. Mass Orientation  MANDATORY for Freshmen @ PCEC


  • RESIDENCE LIFE MOVE-IN DAY, Begins at 9 a.m.
  • 7 p.m. All Greek Paint War @ Rogers & Jefferson field


  • Classes Start
  • Greek Rush Info Nigh-Men in the ballroom and ladies in the Union lobby
  • 9 a.m. Freshman Blood Drive at the Clock Tower
  • 6 p.m. Bingo in the Union
  • 10 p.m. Res Life Meeting @ designated residence halls
  • MANDATORY for all in university housing


  • 6 p.m. SWOSU Athletics Pride Night @ PCEC
  • Phi Delta Theta Rush Night
  • Sorority Rush Night


  • Tau Kappa Epsilon Rush Night
  • Sorority Rush Night


  • 5 p.m.  12 a.m. Block Party & DJ Dance @ the Union
  • Phi Delta Theta Rush Night
  • Zeta Phi Formal


  • Last day to add classes
  • Sigma Sigma Chi Formal
  • Tau Kappa Epsilon Rush Night
  • 4 p.m.  9 p.m. Free Bowling @ Southwest Lanes with ID 


  • All Greek Bid Day

August 30

  • 10 a.m.  2 p.m. Organization Fair @ Student Union lawn


  • MY College Life  Safety Awareness Month
  • Filing for Senate ends. Turn in forms in STF 214
  • Last day to drop or totally withdraw for a refund

September 3

  • Campus Closed – Holiday

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Mass Orientation

Saturday, August 18, 2  4 p.m. in PCEC

Mass Orientation is required for all incoming freshmen. This will be the first time that the entire freshman class of 2018 will meet together.

Check out the Organization Fair

Thursday, August 30th, 10 a.m.  2 p.m. on the south lawn of the Memorial Student Center.

Attend the Bulldog Sporting Events for FREE

Tailgate at the football games

Work Out at the Wellness Center or Swim at the Pool

Start an Intramural Team with Friends

Join a Student Organization

Academic, Cultural, Faith Based, Fraternity, Honor, Political, Professional, Service, and Sorority

Attend a Panorama Series Event

Important Dates
  • OCT
  • 2018

SWOSU Saturday
  • NOV
  • 2018

Health Careers Day
  • MAR
  • 2019

SWIM (Southwestern Interscholastic Meet)