Office of Student Activities

The Office of Student Activities is an advisor, ally, administrator, educator and mentor to the students of Southwestern University. We facilitate learning experiences through new student orientation, leadership opportunities, student organizations, social activities, and other services that promote personal growth and the empowerment of students for success in our diverse community and beyond.

Check out our photo gallery from events planned by Student Activities and the University Programming Council including: Cinematic Saturday, Concerts, Friday Night Live, Orientation, Break Programs, and many more.

  • Click here to learn about the SU Shuttle and see the schedule for this semester
  • Click here to request a Commuter Student Locker in the Prothro Center (located in Room 241)
  • Do you want to join University Programming Council and help plan Friday Night Live?  Email Katarina Ashour ( or Derek Timourian ( 




Upcoming events and activities in The Cove and around campus.

August 12th, 2016

  • Image preview New Student Mixer 8:00pm - 9:00pm

    Come chill out with Student Activities and Residence Life and meet some of your fellow new Pirates. Relax after moving in with a complimentary popsicle or ice cream bar.

August 13th, 2016

  • Image preview Comedy Magician Daniel Martin 7:30pm - 8:30pm

    Daniel Martin has quickly become one of the most in demand entertainers in the nation, winning the 2015 Entertainer of the Year from Campus Activities Magazine. His high energy fusion of insane magic, escapes, and sarcastic comedy consistently lead to standing ovations and record breaking crowds at theatres, campuses, and celebrity events nationwide. His magic has been featured on NBC, CBS, WGN, VH1, Discovery, and at thousands of live events worldwide. Get ready to laugh and be amazed!

August 15th, 2016

  • Image preview Snow Cone Social 8:30pm - 9:30pm

    As a welcome to Southwestern University and Georgetown, join us for a night of FREE Zydeco Ice snow cones, a Georgetown and Southwestern favorite.