The Illini Union is bringing you a week-long showcase of some of our favorite events, as well as new ones that happen #AtTheUnion! Celebrate Back to School with fun activities and events welcoming all students to campus.
New International Student Fun Night
Location: Illini Union Rec Room and Lower Level
International students come and check out the FREE fun at the Illini Union, including bowling, billiards, games, music, food, and more!
Location: Illini Union (events are all over the building)
Join us and your new classmates for this campus Welcome Week tradition with games, food, prizes, music, bingo, magician, improv, and more! You can also grab a FREE t-shirt with a little work.
First Day of School Photo
Location: Anniversary Plaza on the Quad (south side of Illini Union)
Stop by on your way to or from class and take the classic "First Day of School" photo to share with your family and friends. There won't be a car in the background, but a Block I will make an appearance!
Illini Union Showcase Week
See below for the complete day-by-day listing of all the great events the Illini Union will be hosting to kick off the 2022-2023 school year!
Tuesday, August 16
Cellphone and Bank Fair:
Activate your cellphone service and open a bank account!
Location: Illini Union Pine Lounge (1st floor on the west side)
Wednesday, August 17