Office of Student Activities

The Office of Student Activities is an advisor, ally, administrator, educator and mentor to the students of Southwestern University.

What We Do

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 it.

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 Katarina Ashour ( or Derek Timourian ( 


Upcoming events and activities in The Cove and around campus.

February 12th, 2016

February 16th, 2016

  • Image preview Soundwave 2016 Ping Pong Ball Drop 12:00pm
    Soundwave 2016 Ping Pong Ball Drop will include announcement of our headliner at the concert to be held on Friday, April 1st at 8pm.

February 18th, 2016

  • Image preview Leadership Development Series: Contagious - Why Things Catch On 7:30pm - 8:30pm
    Why do people talk about some things more than others? Why are some stories and rumors more infectious? Come learn how 6 basic principles drive all sorts of things to be more contagious, and how to leverage these concepts for your organization.