Kick off your new semester with Roo Welcome! Connect with new and returning Roos. Roo Welcome is a chance to explore campus resources, make new friends, and learn what it takes to succeed at UMKC. All UMKC students are encouraged to attend Roo Welcome.
FALL ROO WELCOME 2021
Friday, August 20 – Friday, September 10
Welcome home new Roos, and welcome back returning Roo students!
Roo Welcome unites new and returning students to celebrate UMKC’s vibrant campus life, while also energizing them as they transition to the new semester ahead.
The schedule below highlights Roo Welcome signature events, taking place the weekend before classes begin. We encourage you to browse RooGroups, UMKC’s student engagement hub, to see the most updated schedule of Roo Welcome events.
The following Roo Welcome signature events require pre-registration: Saturday, August 21 and Sunday, August 22 Welcome Leader Meetings – you do not need to select a specific time, your group will meet at each of the below times. At this time, pre-registration has closed for these events. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have not registered, and would like to participate.
The following Roo Welcome signature events strongly encourage pre-registration: Saturday, August 21 and Sunday, August 22 Roadmap to Academic Success sessions. At this time, pre-registration has closed for these events. Please plan to attend your Roadmap to Academic Success session on Sunday, August 22 at 11 a.m. or Noon if you have not yet submitted your RSVP.
The rest of our events do not require pre-registration.
Roo Welcome Schedule of Events
Questions? Email the Office of Student Involvement at email@example.com, or call us at (816) 235-1407.
To stay updated on events on campus during Fall Roo Welcome, follow the Office of Student Involvement on social media:
Facebook: UMKC Office of Student Involvement
UMKC CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS
We encourage UMKC departments, offices, and community partners to get involved in our Roo Welcome programming. Your role is so important in welcoming our new Roos!