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Dawg Days

You and your friends can celebrate being a Bulldog with fun events across campus! Throughout the year, several activities are hosted to keep student life buzzing. Students can win prizes, learn more about the campus, make friends, find student organizations and get involved, and make connections with the community. If you have questions about events, you can contact the Dean of Students office at 580.774.3767.

Date Event Time
Aug 10-11 Freshman Move-in  
Aug 11 New Student Orientation 9am-3pm
  Starting Block (mandatory for all Freshmen) @ Student Union Lawn 6pm
  Project Blue event @ Football Field 7-9pm
Aug 12 New Dawg Welcome (mandatory for all Freshmen) @ Football Field 7pm
Aug 12-13 Sophomore Move-in  
Aug 13 Game Day @ Wellness Center (Games & Rock Climbing) 1-4pm
  Campus Tours 10am
Aug 14-15 Junior, Senior, Graduate Move-in  
Aug 14 Progressive Dinner with Baptist ministries @ BCM 5:15pm
Aug 15 Oozeball and Oozepong @ sand volleyball courts sponsored by DOS, SGA & Greek Council 5pm
Aug 16 Classwork begins  
  Welcome Back Blood Drive @ Wellness Center 11am-2pm
  Bingo Night @ Union Grill sponsored by SGA & Admissions 6pm
Aug 17 International Student Welcome Reception @ Skyview Suite 2-4 pm
Aug 19 SWOSU Job Fair @ PCEC 3-6pm
  Block Party @ Burton House 6pm
  Hydro Free Fair in Hydro, OK 6pm
  Movie Night @ Front Lawn 8pm
  SGA Senate position filing opens  
Aug 20 Deadline to add classes  
  COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic | Call to schedule appt: (580) 774-3025) 10am-2pm
  Hydro Free Fair in Hydro, OK 6pm
Aug 21 Multicultural Student Picnic @ Front Lawn 6pm
  Hydro Free Fair in Hydro, OK 6pm
Aug 22 Greek Council meeting  
  Council of Presidents Meeting @ Lucille's Roadhouse 6pm
  Yard Games sponsored by ASC @ Student Union Lawn 3-5pm
Aug 24 Esports Arena - Student Open House @ Wellness Center 3-5pm
  National Native American Day  
Aug 25 Board Game Night sponsored by ASC @ Learning Lounge (STF 118) 6pm-8pm
Aug 26 Organization Fair @ front lawn 11am-1pm
  Route 66 Nights sponsored by City of Weatherford @ Main Street 6pm
Aug 27 CAB Planning Retreat 7-9pm
  Deadline to drop a class or totally withdraw for a refund  
Aug 30-Sep 3 Greek Rush Week  
 

Campus Safety Awareness Month  |  Hispanic Heritage Month
Date Event Time
Aug 30-Sep 3 Greek Rush Week  
Sep 1 SGA Senate position filing deadline  
Sep 2 Casual Esports Gaming Night @ Wellness Center 6pm
  Code Blue Tailgate Party Pit @ Milam Stadium-West Parking Lot  1-6pm 
  SWOSU Football vs. HSU @ Milam Stadium  6pm 
Sep 4 Esports Tryouts (Overwatch, LoL, Smash and RocketLeague)  
  Greek Bid Day  
Sep 5 Esports Tryouts (Overwatch, LoL, Smash and RocketLeague)  
Sep 6 Labor Day Holiday - Campus Closed   
Sep 7th  Allocation Packets Available - STF 214  
Sep 9 Dodgeball sponsored by ASC @ Wellness Center 6-8pm
Sep 12 Council of Presidents Meeting @ Lucille's Roadhouse 6pm 
Sep 13 CAB Blood Drive 11am-2pm
Sep 14 CAB Blood Drive 11am-2pm
  State Election Day  
Sep 17-24 Constitution Days @ STF 1st floor all week
Sep 18 Native American Student Association Princess Coronation Dance @ PCEC evening
Sep 20 SWOSU College Expo (Area College Fair) @ PCEC 8:30am-12pm
Sep 23 Allocation Packets due date @ STF 214 before 5pm
  Kognito Mental Health Crisis Training Day - free for all students all day
Sep 24 Route 66 Nights sponsored by City of Weatherford @ Main Street 6pm
Sep 25 Family Day  
  Code Blue Tailgate Party Pit @ Milam Stadium-West Parking Lot  1-6pm 
  SWOSU Football vs. OBU @ Milam Stadium  6pm
Sep 27-30 Allocations Hearings  

Disabilities Awareness Month
Date Event Time
Oct 9 SWOSU Saturday  
  Code Blue Tailgate Party Pit @ Milam Stadium-West Parking Lot   
  SWOSU Football vs. Ouachita Baptist University @ Milam Stadium  2pm 
Oct 10 Council of Presidents Meeting @ Lucille's Roadhouse 6pm
Oct 12 State Election Day  
Oct 14-15 Fall Break  
Oct 20 Movie Night @ Fine Arts Auditorium 7pm
Oct 23 SWOSU Football vs. East Central University @ Milam Stadium  2pm 
Oct 29  Deadline to drop with a guaranteed "W" and last day to add CAI courses  
  Route 66 Nights sponsored by City of Weatherford @ Main Street 6pm
Oct 30 Code Blue Tailgate Party Pit @ Milam Stadium-West Parking Lot  1pm
  SWOSU Parade @ Downtown Weatherford  1:30pm 
  Homecoming | SWOSU Football vs. Arkansas Tech University 5:30pm

National Native American Heritage Month
Date Event Time
Nov 5 Health Careers Day @PCEC 9am-12pm
Nov 7 Council of Presidents Meeting @ Lucille's Roadhouse 6pm
Nov 8 1st Generation Celebration @ Learning Lounge (STF 118) 8am-5pm
Nov 9 State Election Day  
Nov 24 Thanksgiving vacation begins  

Date Event Time
Dec 1 Deadline to drop with Instructor permission  
Dec 3 International Day for People with Disabilities  
Dec 5 President’s Breakfast  
Dec 6-10 Final exams  
Dec 6 Blood Drive 11am-2pm
Dec 7 Blood Drive 11am-2pm
Dec 10 Semester ends and semester break begins  
Dec 10 Final grades due  
Dec 13    

Date Event Time
Jan 10 Resource Fair @ Wellness Center w/ Rock Climbing 1-3pm
Jan 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day  
Jan 29 Miss SWOSU Pageant  

Black History Month
Date Event Time
Feb 1 Chinese New Year  
Feb 14-17 Bulldog Blitz Tryouts  
Feb 25 Children's Hospital Dance Marathon @ Wellness Center 7pm-12am

National Women's History Month
Date Event Time
Mar 2 Movie Night @ Fine Arts Auditorium 7pm
Mar 3 Bulldawg Blitz - Student Talent Show  
Mar 7-11 Safe Spring Break Events  
Mar 12-20 Spring Break - classes not in session  

Sexual Assault Awareness Month  |  College LGBTQ Pride Month
Date Event Time
Apr 8-10 48th Annual SWOSU Rodeo @ Rodeo grounds  
Apr 18-22 Faculty & Staff Appreciation Week  
Apr 25-29 Sexual Assault Awareness Week  
Apr 28 Denim Day  

Asian American Heritage Month
Date Event Time
May 1 President's Breakfast