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Cowboy Connect

The Cowboy Connect program is group of events organized to welcome students to the University of Wyoming. All Freshmen participate in Cowboy Connect after moving into the Residence Halls. Please look over the schedules and plan on having a great time while you learn what it is like to be a UW student! 

If you require additional disability accommodations for access to any of the scheduled events, please call University Disability Support Services (UDSS) at (307)-766-3073 or email udss@uwyo.edu

 

COWBOY CONNECT FRESHMAN SCHEDULE

Download/Print the Cowboy Connect Schedule HERE

AUGUST 29TH

Step-In Programs | Various Locations


AUGUST 30TH - MOVE IN DAY!

7:00am                     Move-In | Residence Halls

8:00am - 5:00pm      One Stop Shop| Shoshone Room/Lower Level of Washakie

10:00am - 1:00pm     Lunch | Washakie Dining Center

4:00pm - 6:00pm      Welcome to UW Dinner | Washakie Dining Hall

5:30pm - 7:00pm      Social for Off-Campus Students | Wyoming Union (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

6:00pm - 7:00pm      Floor Meetings | Residence Halls (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

7:30pm - 8:30pm      Pep-Rally & Class Photo | War Memorial Stadium (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

8:30pm                     Silent Disco | Prexy's Pasture


AUGUST 31ST

10:00am - 1:00pm      Brunch| Washakie Dining Center

9:00am - 3:00pm        Discoveries | Various Locations (REGISTER HERE)(Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

3:00pm - 5:30pm        Cowboy Tailgate | Tailgate Park

5:30pm                      Wyoming Cowboys Football v. Missouri Tigers | War Memorial Stadium

4:30pm - 7:00pm        Dinner | Washakie Dining Center


SEPTEMBER 1ST

10:00am - 12:30pm      Brunch| Washakie Dining Center

12:30pm - 1:00pm        Residence Hall Meet Up | Various Hall Floors (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

1:00pm - 3:30pm          Step-UP! Bystander Intervention Program | Various Locations (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

3:30pm - 5:30pm         Party in Prexy's | Prexy's Pasture

5:30pm - 7:30pm         Dinner | Washakie Dining Center

8:00pm                        Movie in the Stadium | War Memorial Stadium


SEPTEMBER 2ND

7:00am - 9:30am          Breakfast | Washakie Dining Center

10:00am - 11:00am       Speaker: Darryl Bellamy | A&S Auditorium (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

11:00am - 12:00pm       Speaker Debrief w/ Faculty | Various Classrooms (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

12:00pm - 1:30pm         Lunch | Washakie Dining Center

1:30pm - 2:00pm           Residence Hall Meet-Up | Various Floor Halls (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

2:00pm - 3:00pm           Speaker: Don McPherson | A&S Auditorium (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

4:30pm - 7:30pm           Dinner | Washakie Dining Center

6:00pm - 10:00pm         Cowboy Carnival | Fraternity Mall

6:30pm                         Cowgirl Volleyball vs. LIU Brooklyn| UniWyo Sports Complex


SEPTEMBER 3RD

7:00am - 9:00am           Breakfast| Washakie Dining Center

9:00am - 9:30am           Residence Hall Meet-Up | Various Floor Halls (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

10:00am - 12:00pm       College Welcomes | Various Locations (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

12:00pm - 1:00pm         Lunch | Washakie Dining Center

1:00pm - 2:00pm           Academic Meetings | Various Locations

2:00pm - 3:00pm           Residence Hall Meet-Up | Various Floor Halls (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

3:00pm - 4:00pm           Convocation | Arena Auditorium (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

4:30pm - 6:30pm           Dinner | Washakie Dining Center

6:30pm - 7:00pm           Residence Hall Meet-Up | Various Floor Halls (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

7:00pm - 8:00pm           We Are UW | A&S Auditorium (Required Activity, bring your WyoOne ID)

8:00pm                          Mentalist: Sean Bott | The Gardens in the Wyoming Union 


SEPTEMBER 4TH - FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

7:00am - 9:30am           Breakfast | Washakie Dining Center

7:30am - 1:30pm           Information/Welcome Booths | Across Campus

11:00am - 1:00pm         Involvement Fest | Prexy's Pasture

11:00am - 2:00pm         Lunch | Washakie Dining Hall

5:00pm - 7:00pm           Welcome Back BBQ | Prexy's Pasture


SEPTEMBER 5TH 

7:30am - 1:30pm           Information/Welcome Booths | Across Campus

 

 

Contact Us

Cowboy Connect

Phone: (307) 766-3448

Email: AprilH@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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