Welcome new and transfer students!

Welcome to Concordia University Wisconsin, new and transfer students! We’re thrilled you’re joining our family. Our goal is to help you transition successfully into CUW, and the program outlined below will do just that. Please plan to attend all the events, as they fit into your class schedule, and email devan.lenz-fisher@cuw.edu with any questions!


Schedule is tentative and likely to change.

Sunday, January 27th

6:00-7:30pm | New/Transfer Student Social (Albrecht Lounge)
We’re excited to meet you and welcome you to CUW! Come to the Albrecht Lounge for a chance to meet other new/transfer students, eat a delicious meal, and experience your official CUW welcome.

8:00pm | First All Hall Meeting(s) (Your Residence Hall)
Come hear about the joys, policies, and expectations of living on campus! You will meet your floor mates, Residence Director, and Resident Assistant. These meetings are for residential students only.

Monday, January 28th

9:00am | Coffee with your Advisor (Lakeshore Room)
Come stop by to meet your academic and career advisor in person, and grab a cup of coffee for your first day of class! This is a come and go event – you will also get to meet some other new/transfer students during this event.

Tuesday, January 29th

5:00pm | Involvement Fair (Siebert Dining Hall)
Eat dinner in the dining hall while ALSO talking to some clubs and groups on campus. They are excited to share the involvement opportunities available for you this semester.

Wednesday, January 30th

7:00pm | Mr. Concordia (Todd Wehr Auditorium)
Come enjoy this beloved tradition on campus – it’s a satirical “pageant” where our men compete for the title of Mr. Concordia. Come early to get a seat!

Thursday, January 31st

12:00pm | Lunch with Faculty (Terrace Room)
Enjoy a meal with some of the faculty from your academic program! Grab your food from the dining hall and bring it to the Terrace Room. Stay and long or as short as you are able.

Friday, February 1st

7:00am | Wellness Yoga (Terrace Room)
Join other CUW students for an early morning Yoga – this is a great way to embrace healthy practices while being a CUW student. Mats will be provided.

More information

  • Don’t forget to complete your “Get Inclusive” Title IX Training before Spring Break!
  • An email will be sent to you with more information in January.
  • You may change your meal plan until February 1, 2019 in the Student Life Office.
  • Register your car in the Campus Safety office.
  • Refer to the videos sent to you over Winter Break if you have questions about Blackboard!
  • Stay in tune with the CUW App to see what’s happening on campus. Search for “Concordia University Wisconsin” in your Apple or Play store.


Keep in touch with us if you have questions!