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Cowboy Connect

Phone: (307) 766-3448

Email: AprilH@uwyo.edu

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. During the week of Cowboy Connect, 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. Cowboy Connect will kick off the afternoon of Thursday, August 19, 2021, and will conclude Sunday, August 22, 2021.

Please note that all event times are Mountain Standard Time.


COWBOY CONNECT 2021 TENTATIVE SCHEDULE


August 17th & 18th


8 AM 

Residence Halls 

Early Move-In for First-Gen Students, Fall Bridge, and Exploratory Students


August 19th


7 AM

Residence Halls

Move-In

8 - 3:30 PM

Shoshone Room

One-Stop-Shop

11 AM

Washakie Dining Center

Lunch

2:45 PM

Wildcatter Suites

Parent & Family Reception

3:15 PM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up & Walk to War Memorial Stadium

4 PM

War Memorial Stadium

New Student Convocation

4:45 - 6:60 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Welcome to Wyoming Dinner

7 - 8 PM

Wyoming Union

Community Meeting for Students Living Off-Campus/Transfer Students

7-8 PM

Various Hall Floors

Community Meetings

8 PM

Social Event


August 20


7:30 - 9: 30 AM

Washakie Dining Center

Breakfast

9:30 AM - 10 AM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up

10 - 11:15 AM

A&S Auditorium

Speaker - Darryl Bellamy

12 - 1:30 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Lunch

1:30 - 2 PM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up

2 - 3:30 PM

Various Locations

College Welcomes

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Various Locations

Academic Program Meetings

4 PM

Madrid Sports Complex

Women's Soccer Game v. Colorado School of Mines

4:30 - 6 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Dinner

6 - 6:30 PM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up

6:30 - 7 PM

Walk to War Memorial Stadium

 7 - 8 PM

War Memorial Stadium

 Class Photo & Pep Rally

8:30 PM

Social Event


August 21st


11 AM

Resources Centers, Wyoming Union

Multicultural Affairs Welcome Celebration

10 AM - 12:30 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Brunch

12:30 - 1:30 PM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up

1:30 - 3:30 PM

Prexy's Pasture

Party in Prexy's

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Around Campus

Schedules & Snowcones

4:30 - 6:30 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Dinner

7:30 PM

FSL Mall

Cowboy Carnival


August 22nd


Optional Experiences & Excursions

10 AM - 12:30 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Brunch

12:30 - 1 PM

Various Hall Floors

Residence Hall Meet Up

2 - 3:30 PM

A&S Auditorium

Let's Talk About Consent

4 - 5 PM

A & S Auditorium

We Are UW

4:30 - 7:30 PM

Washakie Dining Center

Dinner

8 PM

War Memorial Stadium

Movie in the Stadium


August 23rd & 24th


First Day of Classes

7:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Information & Welcome Booths

Contact Us

Cowboy Connect

Phone: (307) 766-3448

Email: AprilH@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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