URI First Night
Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 6:00pm to 12:00am
Memorial Union, Courtyard 50 Lower College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
Welcome Class of 2017, Enter Rhody Nation!
This annual event is enjoyed by all incoming first year students. The Office of Student Involvement in conjunction with Housing and Residential Life, Orientation and Recreational Services provide a festive night complete with free food and activities.
6:30pm – FREE FOOD
Join a student group, over 100 student organizations will be present for you to join.
7:00pm – Midnight
• Psychics & Handwriting Analysis
• Sign Shop
• Build-a-Bear ($5 limit one per student)
• Smoothie Bar
• plus much more ........
9:30pm – Jim Karol, Psychic Madman
All programs on Sunday are FREE
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Sheri Davis posted a photo 9/12/2013
Claudia Krah left a positive review 9/1/2013
So much fun; this is a great idea with awesome food, people, and clubs.
Joe Berardi left a positive review 9/1/2013
Jamie Collins left a positive review 9/1/2013
Well organized. Jim Karol was pretty good
Christopher Morris left a review 9/1/2013
The clubs and the free food was awesome. But there was no space to move. I would have stayed longer if there was room to get to different clubs.
Caroline Mulligan left a review 9/1/2013
It was interesting but a bit too overwhelming at times. Felt pushed to do a lot of things. It should be moved to the quad next year
Daniel Graney left a positive review 9/1/2013
Great time with some great new students!
Sheri Davis posted a photo 6/6/2013
Class of 2017, be sure to bring your Rhody Nation Card to the MU Info Desk during First Night to enter your chance to win an Ipad. Cards will be in your packets & distributed at the "I am URI" involvement information sessions during orientation in June.