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.

January 20th, 2017

  • Image preview Friday Night Live presents Comedian Monroe Martin 8:00pm
    Stand-up comedy returns to The Cove with stand-up comedian, Monroe Martin. He’s been featured on hit television shows including NBC’s Last Comic Standing and MTV2’s Guy Code. Come out to The Cove at 8:00 PM for his Southwestern debut. 

January 24th, 2017

  • Image preview Leadership Development Series: Planning the Perfect Event 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    The Leadership Development Series presents the first topic of the spring semester: Planning the Perfect Event. Come learn the tips and tricks on how to make your event a success. From brainstorming to evaluation, every step of the process will be covered.

January 27th, 2017

  • Image preview FNL: The Body Poets 9:30pm
    Coming from the America’s Got Talent stage and Las Vegas, the street dance team, The Body Poets, will be taking over the Robertson Center for a post-game performance unlike any other.