Friday, August 23rd

University Art Museum Open House
11 am- 1 pm, Location University Art Museum
Presented by the University Counseling Center A student's behavior is influenced by his/her perception of how other students think and act. This program will teach attendees the facts about UAlbany students by helping to correct misperceptions about students. Get the facts about our students and receive giveaways just for attending. Refreshments will also be provided.

 Get the Facts About UAlbany Students
12 pm- 1:15 pm, Location Campus Center Ballroom
Presented by the University Counseling Center A student's behavior is influenced by his/her perception of how other students think and act. This program will teach attendees the facts about UAlbany students by helping to correct misperceptions about students. Get the facts about our students and receive giveaways just for attending. Refreshments will also be provided.

Explore UAlbany
1:30 pm – 3 pm, Lecture Centers
Explore UAlbany is your opportunity to investigate a topic of interest while connecting with some of UAlbany’s most outstanding faculty! Choose one of the 2012 Explore UAlbany Faculty Sessions to learn what it takes to succeed as you begin your academic journey at UAlbany! Every session will include an interactive question and answer period and there will be time at the end for you to meet the faculty and other students over refreshments.  Receive a free lanyard and SUNY Card holder just for attending.

Fire Safety Demonstration
3 pm- 3:30 pm, Location Entry Plaza
Office of Environmental Health and Safety along with area fire departments show how quickly a room can become engulfed in smoke and flames.Educational materials and refreshments will also be provided.

LGBTQIA Welcome Reception
3:30 pm – 5 pm, Terrace Lounge – Campus Center
Enjoy refreshments, meet and greet new and old friends, learn about the variety of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and ally (LGBTQIA) resources on campus, and take a tour of the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center (GSRC). Representatives from various LGBTQIA student organizations will be on hand.

Transfer & Commuter Meet and Greet Social
3:30 pm – 5 pm, Transfer & Commuter Lounge – Campus Center
Enjoy free refreshments and giveaways with other transfer and commuter students while mingling with student leaders from Tau Sigma (the Transfer Student Honor Society). Enter the raffle to win original UAlbany apparel, a gift card to the University Bookstore, a locker in the Transfer & Commuter Lounge, and more!

ALANA Welcome Reception
3:30 pm – 5 pm, West Lobby – Campus Center
Enjoy refreshments, meet and greet new friends and get to know some of our ALANA (African, Latino, Asian and Native American) heritage student leaders, faculty and staff! Take a tour of the Multicultural Resource Center and learn more about many of the many exciting cultural activities and events we’ve already planned for your enrichment and enjoyment!

Veteran’s Welcome Reception
3:30 pm – 5 pm, West Lobby Lounge – Campus Center 
Enjoy refreshments, connect with other Veteran’s, student leaders, faculty andstaff! Take a tour of the Veteran’s Affairs office and find out how to utilize the resources on campus.

 

 

 Danes After Dark & Psychic Fair
5 pm – 1 am Location: Danes After Dark Lounge, Campus Center
Curious what the new year has in store for you? Stop by between 5pm & 9pm and let the psychics uncover your deepest secrets and tell you about your future. Don't miss this opportunity to meet and talk to people with true insight about YOU! Then, at 9pm DJ Sixx Figgaz kicks things off for a night of dancing and fun. Usual Danes After Dark activities: Billiards, ping pong, air hockey, games, sand art, key-rings, video games and popcorn will continue in the Campus Center until 1am!