Stephen F. Austin State University

Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome

Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome

Start the semester right with Fall Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome 2015!

Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome

The Orientation Programs Department plans and implements Jacks Back, SFA's Weeks of Welcome. The purpose of Jacks Back is to welcome new students to campus, and introduce them to campus life. For returning students, Jacks Back is a way for students to become involved and interact with new students and campus organizations. 2015 Fall Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome will be held August 28th-September 12th. Make sure to come out to all of the wonderful events! See you there!

Additional information, contact the Orientation Programs office at (936) 468-6641 or sfawow@sfasu.edu

Interested in RECIEVING A Freshman or Transfer Mentor during Weeks of Welcome? Sign up for one here!

Welcome to SFA!!! As a new Lumberjack we know it would be nice to have an upperclassman. Do you wish you had a mentor to guide you through your first semester? Well here's your chance to receive a mentor for your first semester!

Having a Freshman or Transfer Ambassador provides incoming students a chance to be paired with an upper-class mentor during the fall of their first semester at SFA. The primary goals of the program are to support freshman and transfer students as they make the transition to SFA, to help them navigate the many opportunities at the SFA, and to foster community and camaraderie between students.

Once signed up, you will meet your mentor at the First Year Friendzee on August 29th at 2:30 p.m. You will be emailed more details in July. To register for a mentor please sign up here.

Questions? Contact Veronica Weaver at weavervb@sfasu.edu.

Interested in being a Transfer Ambassador? Sign up here!

Did you transfer from another institution to SFA? Do you wish you had a mentor to guide you through your first semester? Well here's your chance to be a mentor for someone else!

The Transfer Student Peer Mentor Program provides incoming SFA transfer students with an upper-class mentor during the fall of their first semester at SFA. The primary goals of the program are to support transfer students as they make the transition to SFA, to help them navigate the many opportunities at the SFA, and to foster community and camaraderie among the transfer students.

We are looking for former transfer students to mentor an incoming transfer students to get them adjusted to being a Lumberjack during their first semester. Qualifications and expectations can be found below. Interested? Sign up here.

2015 WOW Coordinators

Meet the Executive Officers

In order from left to right:

Briana Causey- President

Linley Ward- Vice President of Operations

Cony Bonilla- Vice President of Public Relations

Amelia Lyle- Vice President of Member Relations

Want to be apart of the Weeks of Welcome Staff? Apply to be a WOW Leader TODAY!

WOW Leader Applications

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Applications are due July 24th by 1PM

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Updated: Monday, April 06, 2015

Jacks Back Weeks of Welcome Fall 2015 Events

Fall 2015 WOW Brochure

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Updated: Tuesday, June 30, 2015