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Cowboy Connect


Congratulations on joining the University of Wyoming family! We look forward to welcoming you to campus this September and getting to know you during Cowboy Connect!

Cowboy Connect is designed to help you learn about campus life and leave you feeling prepared for the start of the academic year. This year, Cowboy Connect will take place virtually through WyoCourses and students will receive a welcome email on August 17th with access to the course. During the week of August 17th, there will be various virtual events that students will be required to attend to help prepare them for their arrival on campus and their overall collegiate career.

Please note that all event times are Mountain Standard Time.



What to complete before Saturday, August 21st:

  • Watch the Freshman Convocation Video from UW President Seidel

  • Participate in your College Welcome

  • Watch the Cowboy Connect Keynote Speaker Darryl Bellamy

  • Complete the Step UP! Bystander Intervention Training Program


Saturday, August 22nd

  • 11:00 AM | Live Q&A with Keynote Speaker Darryl Bellamy

  • 4:00 PM | We Are UW


Sunday, August 23rd

  • 11:00 AM | Sex Signals

    • This time slot is for future residents of White Hall, Hill Hall and any off-campus or transfer students

  • 1:00 PM | Sex Signals

    • This time slot is for future residents of Orr Hall, Crane Hall, and the Tobin House

  • 3:30 PM | Sex Signals

    • This time slot is for future residents of Mcintyre Hall and Downey Hall

Contact Us

Cowboy Connect

Phone: (307) 766-3448


1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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