What is Welcome Week?

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Your Success Begins at Southern Miss!

Welcome Week, an annual tradition at Southern Miss Gulf Park campus, fosters Golden Eagle spirit for both new and returning students as well as faculty and staff.  It's a week to welcome ALL back to our beautiful campus as we start the new fall semester!

Welcome Week provides the opportunity to tour exciting paths that will lead you to Golden Eagle success!  Take part in the fun educational activities, services and programs designed to connect you with campus resources and traditions.


What to Expect During Welcome Week:

  • Meet new people and the Southern Connection student leadership team.
  • Navigate your way around campus and get acquainted with University resources.
  • Explore campus traditions and become engaged in our community.
  • Discover opportunities for campus involvement and leadership.
  • Win GREAT PRIZES by swiping your student ID card at events!