Loyola University Maryland

Initium Week

Initium Week

Initium Week is a celebration of our Greyhound pride and community, and a great way to kick off the 2019-2020 academic year. We can't wait to see you there! 

Saturday, September 7th

Greyhounds, Assemble! SGA's Movie Night on the Quad

8:00 p.m. 

Join your Student Government Association as they kick off a MARVELous year with an outdoor screening of Avengers Endgame! Bring a blanket, grab some popcorn, and enjoy the summer blockbuster with new friends. (rain location 3rd floor of the Student Center) 

Monday, September 9th 

Loyola Leaders and YOU!

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Maryland Hall Circle

Beat the heat by coming to Maryland Hall Circle to get FREE Rita's! Not only will you get a sweet treat, but you will be able to meet some of your awesome student leaders at Loyola for the upcoming school year. Got an idea for a program? Interested in learning more about how to get involved? These student leaders can’t wait to meet you! Giveaways for a lucky few, too! See you there! Hosted by Student Government Association, Black Student Association, and Caribbean Student Union

Milestone Fair

4:00 – 6:30 p.m.

The Quad

Join us for Loyola’s annual welcome back event for sophomores, juniors, and seniors! This is the place to be for reconnecting with friends, playing giant lawn games, and preparing for the year ahead. Come join us and be entered to win tickets to see Lizzo in concert. Hosted by the Office of Student Engagement.

Tuesday, September 10th

Student Activities Fair

4:00 – 6:30 p.m.

The Quad

This is YOUR time to get involved, gain a new hobby, and explore your passion. Visit the Student Activities Fair on the Quad to learn about the endless ways to get involved on our Evergreen campus! More than 130 student clubs and organizations will be represented. Continue your craft or pick up a new hobby! Hosted by the Office of Student Activities (rain date Sept. 17th, same time and location)

Wednesday, September 11th

Community Engagement Fair

4:00 – 6:30 p.m.

McGuire Hall

Join us for the annual Community Engagement Fair where you can explore the various community engagement, service, and justice opportunities offered by CCSJ throughout our York Road and Baltimore community. Meet community partners and find the opportunity right for you. Community service, advocacy initiatives, and community engagement are just a few of the opportunities at Loyola where you can live out our Jesuit values of being a person “for and with others.” Student interns will be available to share more information about one-time and weekly service opportunities as well as immersion programs, advocacy opportunities, and courses you can take on campus that offer service-learning opportunities. If you’re interested in learning more about ways to serve and connect to our Baltimore community, you won’t want to miss this event. Hosted by the Center for Community Service and Justice.

Friday, September 14th

Welcome Back BBQ

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

The Quad

Welcome Back Hounds - this BBQ is for you! Join us for food, inflatables, music, and giveaways! Also, what a great way to get pumped up for the Volleyball and Soccer games to follow that night! Make sure you come out for a night full of fun, food, friends and a great way to kick off the 2019 school year! Hosted by Student Government Association.

Sunday, September 15th

Mass of the Holy Spirit

12:00 noon

Alumni Memorial Chapel

Join us for Mass of the Holy Spirit; a campus tradition to start off your new academic year.