Student Activities

Friday Night Live

Check out our Fall 2018 Friday Night Live Line-Up

CLICK HERE to join UPC and help plan FNL events!

 Click on the photos for a preview!

Bryan Morris Bryan Morris, Stand-Up Comedy

 Friday, August 24 | 8:00 PM | The Cove

Bryan Morris’ quick wit, clever material, boyish charm, and manish jawline make him a lovable, relatable crowd favorite!  He also loves wearing hoodies.





iCON iCONSpoken Word Artist

 Friday, August 31 | 8:00 PM | The Cove

 Come watch, learn, and experience National Championship Poet and Multi-Disciplinary teaching artist, iCON!  iCON is the first woman to ever win the Texas Grand Slam and currently ranked as one of the top 3 female poets in the world!



The Bright Light Social Hour The Bright Light Social Hour, Live Music @ Pirate Parrrty

 Friday, September 7 | 6:45 PM | Academic Mall





Blacklight Dodgeball Blacklight Dodgeball, co-sponsored by SIRA
 Friday, September 14 | Robertson Center

Click here to register!




The Norman Magic ExperienceThe Norman Magic Experience

Friday, September 21 | 9:00 PM | The Cove

Named, “America’s Best” by Campus Activities Magazine, Norman will blow your mind with his incredible magic, comedy, and audience participation!  It’s Magic That’s Far from the NORM!  More than 500,000 people have seen it live, and now it’s your turn!




The Incredibles 2SU Drafthouse, The Incredibles 2

Friday, September 28 | 9:00 PM | McCombs Ballrooms

All students are welcome.  Must be 21+ to drink.  Limit 3 12oz beers or 3 5oz bottles of wine.





Neko WhiteNeko White, Stand-Up Comedy

Friday, October 12 | 9:00 PM | The Cove

Since the age of 14, Neko has been making audiences laugh all over the world, being featured on Vice, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, Tru TV, MTV2, & the ‘Just for Laughs’ Comedy Festival (just to name a few)!




Music on the MallMusic in the Ballroom

Friday, October 19 | 7:00 PM | McCombs Ballrooms

9pm - Duncan Fellows

8pm - SWELLS (formerly The Wild Now)

7pm - Brik.Liam

6:30pm - Sleep Well.

6pm - The Boojis




Trivia NightTrivia Night

Friday, October 26 | 9:00 PM | The Cove





SU ShowcaseSU Showcase, an SU Tradition

Friday, November 2 | 8:00 PM | The Cove

Interested in performing?  CLICK HERE!






SU PaintingSU Painting

Friday, November 9 | 7:00 PM | McCombs Ballrooms

Click HERE to register!

Think Bob Ross, but in real life.  SU Alumna Kimberly Keller and her supporting staff will be leading a SU themed painting session.  The first 100 people to register will have a guaranteed spot, which includes a free canvas and paint.




Jenny ZigrinoJenny Zigrino, Stand-Up Comedy

Friday, November 16 | 8:00 PM | The Cove


With the sweetness of the Midwest and the iron balls of the East Coast, Jenny Zigrino is a comedian that packs a punch of truly original humor. She’s charmed audiences across the country with her wit, keen observations, embarrassing anecdotes, and brilliant honesty for a compelling performance you can’t ignore.



Step & Stroll

Step & Stroll, an SU Tradition

Friday, November 30 | 8:00 PM | Bishops Lounge

Please complete the registration packet (below) and email to by October 19 for a chance to win $200, the Grand Prize trophy, and (most importantly) bragging rights for your Crew!:

This SU Tradition brings together the SU Community, as well as groups from all over Central Texas to compete in a unique strolling contest and exhibition!

Southwestern University’s Annual Step & Stroll is a multicultural event that takes place on Friday, November 30, 2018, as a part of the Friday Night Live (FNL) line up. The event is co-hosted by the University Programming Council (UPC), the Office of Student Activities, selected student organizations, and Dr. Alicia Moore, who helped to launch the event on the SU Campus. SU students are selected to serve as Emcees and introduce the participating teams. Join us for an exciting FNL event!



Casino Night

Casino Night, an SU Tradition

Friday, December 7 | 7:00 PM | Bishops Lounge

Try your luck at playing Black Jack, Texas Hold ‘Em Poker, Roulette, & Craps and convert your winnings into prizes!