Office of Student Activities

The Office of Student Activities is an advisor, ally, administrator, educator and mentor to the students of Southwestern University. We facilitate learning experiences through new student orientation, leadership opportunities, student organizations, social activities, and other services that promote personal growth and the empowerment of students for success in our diverse community and beyond.

Check out our photo gallery from events planned by Student Activities and the University Programming Council including: Cinematic Saturday, Concerts, Friday Night Live, Orientation, Break Programs, and many more.

  • Click here to learn about the SU Shuttle and see the schedule for this semester
  • Click here to request a Commuter Student Locker in the Prothro Center (located in Room 241)
  • Do you want to join University Programming Council and help plan Friday Night Live?  Email Kenly Gaynor ( or Ron Palmer (  


Upcoming events and activities in The Cove and around campus.

December 6th, 2016

  • Image preview Late Night Breakfast 10:00pm - 11:00pm
    Late Night Breakfast is one of SU’s most popular traditions. Come take a study break and have breakfast served to you by faculty and staff members.  There will be karaoke too!

December 7th, 2016

  • Image preview Peanut Butter Jelly Time 10:00pm - 11:00pm
    It’s that time of year again…Peanut Butter Jelly Time! Come out to the Bishops Lounge on Wednesday night at 10pm for one of SU’s newest Finals Week tradition.  Take a break from studying and make yourself a free peanut butter and jelly sandwich.  A variety of breads, peanut butter, and jellies will be provided.  Hope to see you there!