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, Clusterfest, Friday Night Live, Orientation, and many more.



Upcoming events and activities in The Cove and around campus.

August 23rd, 2014

  • Image preview All Day: New Student & Transfer Student Orientation
    New Student & Transfer Student Orientation helps students make a successful transition into the Southwestern Community.  We have a variety of activities, programs, and events to help you meet your fellow students, faculty, and staff members.  Click to see the full schedule and additional information.
    until August 24
  • Image preview 8:00pm - 10:00pm: Cinematic Saturday: Maleficent

    A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land. Grab some friends and make your way over to The Cove for the first Cinematic Saturday.  Catch this summer blockbuster before it is available on DVD. Free popcorn will be provided.


  • Image preview 10:00pm: An Evening at Mel’s Lone Star Lanes

    Join fellow new students for a fun-filled evening at one of Georgetown’s hot spots, Mel’s Lone Star Lanes.  Five bucks will get you access to unlimited bowling with shoe rental, shuffleboard, pool, darts and even karaoke.  Shuttles will be available and will run from behind the McCombs Campus Center every 30 minutes.  Mel’s also accepts Pirate Buc$.