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Yea, Alabama!

August 21,11:00 am - August 22,8:00 pm

Join all first-year students on August 21 and 22, 2017, for Yea, Alabama!  This program symbolizes your entrance into the social and academic community at UA, starting with the Kick-Off BBQ on the Quad and ending with New Student Convocation and Script A at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Just as commencement ceremonies serve as a ritual marking the completion of study, new student convocation is a ritual to signal the beginning of your college career. Participation is expected for all first-year students and registration for Yea, Alabama! will take place after you move into your residence hall.

August 21, 2017

Yea, Alabama! Kick-Off BBQ

Come enjoy free lunch, play game, and meet your classmates, faculty, and administration.

Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Location: The Quad

Wear your name tag and lanyard you received at registration!

Small Group #1

Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Various Academic Buildings (Location assigned during Registration)

Wear your name tag and lanyard you received at registration!

August 22, 2017

Small Group #2

Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Various Academic Buildings (Location assigned during Registration)

Wear your name tag and lanyard you received at registration!

Yea, Alabama! Dinner on the Quad

Join back up with the rest of your classmates for dinner before heading over to Convocation.

Time: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Location: The Quad

Wear your name tag and lanyard you received at registration!

Convocation and Script A

Yea, Alabama! culminates with your formal introduction into UA’s academic community with Convocation, a pep rally featuring UA coaches and cheerleaders, and a freshman class picture taken on the field at Bryant-Denny!

Time: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Location: Bryant-Denny Stadium

Wear your name tag and lanyard as well as your wristband received during Small Group #2!

Details

Start:
August 21,11:00 am
End:
August 22,8:00 pm
Website:
https://abook.sa.ua.edu/ua-traditions/annual-events/yea-alabama-experience/