Student Activities

Friday Night Live

The University Programming Council (UPC) creates events and campus activities that provide entertainment, awareness, and education to the university community. UPC also oversees Friday Night Live (FNL) an entertainment and enrichment program that creates weekly on-campus events. Members in the organization have the opportunity to develop as leaders and active members of the campus.  


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If you have any questions regarding UPC membership or programming, please email  or stop by the Student Activities office in McCombs Campus Center 340.

FNL: Golden Gaming Tourney with the Golden Pirates

February 23 | 5:00pm | F.W. Olin Building

Grab some free pizza, chicken, and cookies and play some of your favorite video games in Olin this Friday!

We’ll have Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart, and Ultimate Chicken Horse tournaments, with sign-ups starting at 5pm, as well as Nintendo Switches available so you can just play for fun.

This event is sponsored by the University Programming Council and Southwestern’s e-sports team, the Golden Pirates.