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First 40 List of Events

August 18, 2017
  • Residence Hall Move-In

    Start: 8:00 am
    End: 4:00 pm

    Location: Oak Street Residence hall and Johnson Residence Hall

    Sign up at https://roogroups.umkc.edu/engage/submitter/form/start/48062 if you want to volunteer to participate in Roo Haul

  • Late Night with the Greeks

    Start: 8:00 pm
    End: 10:00 pm

    Location: UMKC Durwood Soccer Stadium

August 19, 2017
  • Roos Give Back

    Start: 1:00 pm
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: East High School, 1924 Van Brunt Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64127, USA

  • Casino Night

    Start: 8:00 pm
    End: 10:00 pm

    Location: Pierson Auditorium, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

August 20, 2017
  • Convocation

    Start: 1:00 pm
    End: 2:00 pm

    Location: Swinney Recreation Center, 5030 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

  • Unionfest

    Start: 2:00 pm
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: UMKC Student Union, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

  • Roos Block Party

    Start: 4:00 pm
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: Kangaroo Court (Near Durwood Soccer Stadium)

  • UMKC Men's Soccer vs. Rockhurst

    Start: 5:00 pm
    End: 6:00 pm

    Location: UMKC Durwood Soccer Stadium

August 21, 2017
  • Good Morning Roos (Free Breakfast)

    Start: 7:00 am
    End: 9:00 am

    Location: Oak Street Residence Hall (In front by staircase)

  • Miller Nichols Library Welcome Table

    Start: 7:30 am
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: Miller Nichols Library, 800 E 51st St, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

    Miller Nichols Library will have tables set up at both entrances to greet you with a smile, information, and of course, candy! Stop by if you are new, lost, need a bit of sugar, or are just looking for a friendly face during the first days of classes – we’d love to meet you!

  • Miller Nichols Library Welcome Table (Health Sciences Library, Dental Library)

    Start: 7:30 am
    End: 10:00 pm

    Location: Health Sciences Library, Dental Library

    Your libraries will be at the entrances to greet you with a smile, information, and of course, candy! Stop by if you are new, lost, need a bit of sugar, or are just looking for a friendly face during the first days of classes – we’d love to meet you!

  • Chill Out with the Women's Center

    Start: 11:00 am
    End: 1:00 pm

    Location: Women’s Center, 105 Haag Hall, 5120 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO

    Free lemonade and Insomnia cookies! Stop by for a cool drink and cookie and find out why the Women’s Center is a great place to relax, meet friends, and get involved. Also meet members of the AAUW who can let you know how you can join in championing equal rights for women everywhere!

    Co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women Kansas City Branch and Insomnia Cookies Westport

August 22, 2017
  • Miller Nichols Library Welcome Table

    Start: 7:30 am
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: Miller Nichols Library, 800 E 51st St, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

    Miller Nichols Library will have tables set up at both entrances to greet you with a smile, information, and of course, candy! Stop by if you are new, lost, need a bit of sugar, or are just looking for a friendly face during the first days of classes – we’d love to meet you!

  • Miller Nichols Library Welcome Table (Health Sciences Library, Dental Library)

    Start: 7:30 am
    End: 10:00 pm

    Location: Health Sciences Library, Dental Library

    Your libraries will be at the entrances to greet you with a smile, information, and of course, candy! Stop by if you are new, lost, need a bit of sugar, or are just looking for a friendly face during the first days of classes – we’d love to meet you!

August 23, 2017
  • Big Bingo

    Start: 7:00 pm
    End: 9:00 pm

    Location: UMKC Student Union Theater

August 24, 2017
  • Atterbury Student Success Center Welcome Week Open House

    Start: 10:00 am
    End: 12:00 pm

    Location: Atterbury Student Success Center, 2nd Floor Lobby

    Event Blurb: All students are welcome and invited to stop by the Atterbury Student Success Center (ASSC) during our open house. Find out more about the offices housed in the ASSC and what they can do for your success at UMKC. While you're here, enjoy some snacks and make sure you enter the raffle to win a prize. Welcome to your success at the Atterbury Student Success Center!

    Participating Offices: Academic Support and Mentoring, Career Services, Coaching Program, International Academic Programs, International Student Affairs, MindBody Connection, SEARCH, UMKC Central, Welcome Center, Writing Studio

  • LGBTQIA Ice Cream Social

    Start: 11:00 am
    End: 1:00 pm

    Location: University Walkway (between Swinney Recreation Center & Miller Nichols Library)

    Join UMKC LGBTQIA Programs & Services for our 12th Annual LGBTQIA Ice Cream Social. Come meet local and campus resources dedicated to supporting LGBTQIA students at UMKC and enjoying free ice-cream and sno cones from Kona Ice!

September 1, 2017
  • Healing Arts Corners (Continues until December 15)

    Start: 8:00 am
    End: 5:00 pm

    Location: Various UMKC Locations

    Stop by these locations to take advantage of some self-guided art activities for fun and for healing.

    Locations:
    • Counseling Services, 4825 Troost Ave., Suite 206;
    • International Student Affairs Office, G-04 Atterbury Student Success Center, 5000 Holmes St.;
    • Mindbody Connection, 112 Atterbury Student Success Center, 5000 Holmes St.;
    • Rainbow Lounge, 325 Student Union, 5100 Cherry St.;
    • Writing Studio, Atterbury Student Success Center, 2nd Floor, 5000 Holmes St.

    Co-sponsored by UMKC Counseling Services, UMKC International Student Affairs Office, UMKC LGBTQIA Programs & Services, MindBody Connection, UMKC Student Health & Wellness, and the Writing Studio

September 2, 2017
  • UPB Roos in the City: Worlds of Fun Trip

    Start: 10:00 am
    End: 6:00 pm

    Sign up for the UPB Texting Service to learn when to sign up for this trip.

    Text @UMKCUPB to 816-482-3257 to receive UPB event notifications.

September 5, 2017
  • On Campus Job Fair

    Start: 9:00 am
    End: 12:00 pm

    Location: Pierson Auditorium, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA

    Come find both work-study and non work-study jobs.

September 6, 2017
  • Hospital Hill Lunch on the Lawn

    Start: 11:30 am
    End: 1:00 pm

    Location: North of the Health Sciences Building, UMKC Hospital Hill Campus

    All Hospital Hill campus students are invited to lunch (catered by 2 Guys & A Grill) on the grass north of the Health Sciences Building. Supported by the Hospital Hill Student Leadership Committee, Office of Student Involvement and Union Programming Board.

September 8, 2017
  • Crafty Feminist Friday

    Start: 12:00 pm
    End: 1:00 pm

    Location: Women’s Center, 105 Haag Hall, 5120 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO

    End your week at the Women’s Center doing arts and crafts and enjoying some free pizza and snacks with the staff at the Women’s Center. RSVP to umkc-womens-center@umkc.edu or 816-235-1638 by September 6.

  • UPB Roos in the City: Kansas City Royals Game

    Start: 5:30 pm
    End: 10:30 pm

    Sign up for the UPB Texting Service to learn when to sign up for this trip.

    Text @UMKCUPB to 816-482-3257 to receive UPB event notifications.

September 15, 2017
  • Feminist Film Friday: Hidden Figures

    Start: 12:00 pm
    End: 1:00 pm

    Location: Women’s Center, 105 Haag Hall, 5120 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO

    End your week at the Women’s Center watching a movie and enjoying some free pizza and popcorn with the staff at the Women’s Center. RSVP to umkc-womens-center@umkc.edu or 816-235-1638 by September 20.
    Co-sponsored by the Women in STEAM Program.

October 5, 2017
  • Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: The International Men’s March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence

    Start: 5:30 pm
    End: 7:30 pm

    Location: UMKC University Playhouse, 51st and Holmes St.

    Time: 5:30 p.m., Kickoff; 6:00 p.m., March; 6:30 p.m., After Party at Pizza 51

    This event asks men to walk a mile in women’s high-heeled shoes to help them better understand and appreciate women’s experiences, improve gender relationships, and decrease the potential for violence. Registration is required. See http://info.umkc.edu/womenc/programs/walk-a-mile-in-her-shoes/ for details and registration costs.
    Co-sponsored by the UMKC Violence Prevention & Response Program

RSS List of Student Org Events

  • General Meeting
    Tuesday, September 5, 2017 (5:30 PM - 7:30 PM) Location: School of Education General meetings are open to anyone interested in (or studying) health sciences, opportunities for service events to gain experience working in the KC metro community, and meeting other peers from different backgrounds. Various activities (such as guest speaker panels, community service projects, […]
  • Jummah (Friday) Prayer
    Friday, August 18, 2017 (12:00 PM - 2:00 PM) Location: Student Union Please join us for Friday prayer!
  • InterFraternity Council Meeting
    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM) Location: Student Union These are our weekly meetings as the IFC to properly officiate Greek life at UMKC. 
  • Ice Cream Float Bar
    Friday, August 18, 2017 (9:00 PM) - Friday, August 18, 2017 (11:00 PM) Location: Oak Street Hall Free ice cream floats for all residents of Oak Street Hall (or anyone who wants free ice cream). Come and make new friends!
  • UPB MOB Meeting
    Monday, September 11, 2017 (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM) Location: UPB office SU 320 MOB meeting  
  • Casino Night
    Saturday, August 19, 2017 (8:00 PM - 10:00 PM) Location: Pierson Auditorium Come to Casino Night for a chance to WIN BIG!  Blackjack, craps, roulette, Texas holdem, and more!  Giveaways, free food, and fun!  From beginners to experienced players, anyone can win.  Last year prizes included a PS4, Beats headphones, Apple watch, GoPro, and Yeti […]
  • Enactus Week Information Table
    Friday, September 1, 2017 (9:00 AM - 2:00 PM) Location: Quad Join us in the Quad on September 1st to learn more about Enactus!
  • Welcome Table for Convocation
    Sunday, August 20, 2017 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM) Location: Atterbury Student Success Center We are a Christian student organization on campus called Cru! We want to introduce the new freshmen to our organization and help give them an encouraging community to support them throughout their college years and after. We will have freshmen survival […]
  • Operation Big Book Bag (Cancelled)
    Friday, September 8, 2017 (5:45 PM - 10:00 PM) Location: Johnson Hall Lounge Cancelled This event is a National Program that collects school supplies for kids in need, we will pick a school and give them they supplies after the event. 
  • Ice Cream Social
    Sunday, August 20, 2017 (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM) Location: Oak Street Hall An introduction to Sister Circle and its new members, getting the new members comfortable and familiar with everyone. Our main goal is to provide that safe place for new members