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Crimson Days

The Tinsley Center entrance lined with BSU cheerleaders waving pom poms on either side while students enter the building

Wednesday, Aug. 31 through Friday, Sept. 2

Crimson Days is the next stop in the Crimson Experience. A variety of new and interactive programs and events take place throughout each day geared specifically toward new BSU students. They have the chance to make connections and engage with the BSU community prior to returning students' arrival. New to BSU residential students (First Year and Transfer Students) move in starting Aug. 30. All new to BSU students attend Crimson Days.

The Crimson Experience also includes the reimagined New Student Convocation that has been intentionally segmented into three inclusive experiences during Crimson Days.  Here are some of the highlights:

Crimson Celebration

Crimson Celebration serves as the official welcome to all new to BSU students. This high-energy and spirited event welcomes students through speakers, performances and so much more!
Takes place in Tinsley Gym on Aug. 31 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

College Welcome

Each academic college welcomes their new students. All new students receive an exclusive college T-shirt representing their college. Students who are still deciding also have a session geared to their needs and an exclusive BSU academics T- shirt.
Takes place at various locations and times the morning of Sept. 1 based on your academic college:

Bartlett College of Science and Mathematics
College of Education and Health Sciences
Transfer - Still Deciding
First Year - Still Deciding
College of Humanities and Social Sciences - HUMANITIES
College of Humanities and Social Sciences - ART
College of Humanities and Social Sciences - SOCIAL SCIENCES
Ricciardi College of Business

Crimson Community

Welcome to the Crimson Community! Learn what it means to be a BSU Bear in this community centered event with speakers, music, food trucks as well as a  community project! Get your BSU custom blanket and connect with fellow bears to come together as the new BSU Community.
Located at the Boyden Quad on Sept. 2 from 2 - 4 p.m.

Any questions regarding Crimson Days please connect with the Orientation office at or call 508-531-1840.

Go Bears!