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Fall Semester 2018 Schedule

Beginning Thursday, August 16 - Saturday, September 1st

Any person requesting disability accommodations for these events please contact 970-351-2289 at least 3 business days in advance.

  • Friday, August 17

    2:00-3:00 p.m.
    Monfort College of Business: Business Blastoff
    Kepner Hall
    Countdown to the start of the semester! Join MCB for an afternoon of fun as you get to know other business students, faculty, and staff.

    4:00-4:45 p.m.
    Bank of CO Arena

    4:30-7:00 p.m.
    Taste of UNC and Bear Fest

    7:00 p.m.
    Rec Fest
    Campus Recreation Center

  • Saturday, August 18

    11:00 a.m.
    Class of 2022 “Class Picture”
    North Hall Green by Lawrenson Hall Green

    7:00 p.m.
    Football Scrimmage & Northern @ Night
    West Campus Fields (west of J Lot)

  • Sunday, August 19

    11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
    Student Involvement Fair, Candelaria Lawn

    3:00-5:30 p.m.
    Game Night at Michener
    1st Floor Michener Library
    Join us for pizza, prizes, and games!

    4:00-6:00 p.m.
    Native American Student Services Welcome Reception
    Kohl House 924 20th Street

    4:00-6:00 p.m.
    UNC Local Business Fair
    Candelaria Lawn
    Food and drink samples, live entertainment, giveaways, and prizes from businesses and organizations in the surrounding community.

  • Monday, August 20


    Open Swim starts in the Campus Rec Center Pool

    7:00 p.m.
    RHA & NRHH Meet n' Greet
    University Center Council Room

    8:00 p.m.
    UPC Presents Open Mic Monday
    University Center 1st Floor Atrium

    Sing Up to Perform at Open Mic Night

  • Tuesday, August 21

    7:00-9:00 p.m.
    Student Organizations Night (Formerly UNC Club Night)
    Welcome Table in the University Center Fireside Lounge

  • Wednesday, August 22

    4:00-6:00 p.m.
    Free S'mores
    Front of Campus Rec Center

    4:30 p.m.
    Fraternity & Sorority Life BBQ
    Turner Green/West Campus Residence Hall Green Space

    5:30 p.m.
    Student Senate Meeting
    University Center Council Room

  • Thursday, August 23

    11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
    UNITE Program Welcome
    University Center Lower Level Tables (by Bookstore)

    4:00-5:00 p.m.
    School of Nursing Open House
    Gunter Hall 2190
    Join us for an open house at the School of Nursing in our simulation labs. We will show off the simulators and answer questions regarding the instructional tools. We will also answer questions and chat about the Nursing program expectations, applications, advising, and more.

    5:00-7:00 p.m.
    7 Strong Night at the Rec
    Rec Center
    Basketball tournament, pool, games, food, & swag!

  • Friday, August 24

    3:30 p.m.
    CPE Amazing Race
    Starting outside Campus Recreation Center
    More info/details coming soon

    4:00 p.m.
    César Chávez Cultural Center Welcome Back BBQ
    In collaboration with Sigma Lambda Beta
    César Chávez Cultural Center House

  • Saturday, August 25

    12:00 p.m.
    Greeley Tribune Bears Bash
    Nottingham Field

  • Wednesday, August 29

    9:00-10:30 a.m.
    Waffles in Candelaria Hall
    Candelaria Room 1100 (by southeast entrance)

    8:00 p.m.
    University Center Ballrooms

  • Friday, August 31

    Deadline for students to change their meal plan.

    Outdoor Pursuits: Stand Up Paddle Boarding Trip
    Pre-Register at the UNC Gear Shop. For more information emailoutdoor.pursuits@unco.edu.

  • Saturday, September 1

    11:00 a.m.
    Welcome Back Student Tailgate, Running of the Bears, Season Opener UNC Footbal VS McNeese State
    Nottingham Field and Parking Lot

  • Saturday, September 1 - Monday, September 3

    Outdoor Pursuits: Yoga Mountain Retreat
    Outdoor Pursuits: White Water Kayaking Trip
    Pre-Register at the UNC Gear Shop. For more information email outdoor.pursuits@unco.edu.

Dining Services

There are special cash prices during Opening Weekend, Homecoming Weekend, and Family & Friends Weekend for all guests who want to eat in the dining rooms.

Special Meal Plan Options
Early Arrival Meals will be available 8/15 and 8/16. Cash option prices available at the door. To request Early Arrival Meals email or call:

Thursday, August 16
Dining Dollars will be active first thing in the morning.
Meal plans will be active starting at dinner at Holmes, Tobey-Kendel, and Bears Bistro.

Friday, August 31
Deadline for students to change their meal plan.

Hours of Operation

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New to Football games this year? FREE admission for UNC students, and $5 tickets for their guests, to all UNC Athletic games. FREE tailgating to football!
Don’t forget about the Running of the Bears on 9/1 and lead the Bears onto the field on opening day!

More information and details on our website


Thursday, August 16 @ 7pm
Soccer VS Colorado College
Jackson Stadium, Greeley, CO

Friday, August 17 @ 7pm
Volleyball VS Wyoming
Bank of CO Arena

Saturday, August 18 @ 6pm
Volleyball VS Alumni Match
Bank of CO Arena

Friday, August 24 @ 7pm
Volleyball VS UNC Wilmington
Bank of CO Arena

Saturday, August 25 @ 7pm
Volleyball VS Illinois
Bank of CO Arena

Tuesday, August 28 @ 7pm
Volleyball VS Colorado State
Bank of CO Arena

Homecoming Football Game

Saturday, October 6
Nottingham Field
Time - TBD