Argo Arrival 2018
Argo Arrival is the University of West Florida's official welcome season, when new students join our campus community. New Argos attend incredible events and learn about the traditions and history that make UWF unique. Argo Arrival features five signature events taking place Aug. 24-31. Be sure to bring your Nautilus Card to each event, and celebrate your arrival by using #ArgoArrival.
Dozens of events will take place during Argo Arrival, including five signature events that should not be missed.
Formally join UWF's spirited community of learners at this traditional ceremony. Then, meet faculty members, deans and other officials at the President's reception. Families are welcome to join their new students.
Club U-Dub offers something for everyone. Dance to music from DJ Oso City, challenge your friends to the GloCade or hang out at the patio coffee bar.
Get ready to make a splash! Enjoy inflatable water slides, free food and treats and fun for everyone at one of UWF's all-time favorite events.
Welcome to one of the most incredible college events in the country. Join hundreds of your fellow Argos at pristine Pensacola Beach for the perfect summer send-off. Kayaking excursions, beach yoga, volleyball and spike-ball are available.
Get a taste of what Pensacola has to offer at this festival-style event. Free food from local restaurants, live music from some of Pensacola's most popular musicians and booths and activities to keep you entertained all night long.
Returning students, UWF faculty and staff members and campus departments play a major role in welcoming new students to UWF. Here are some ways to get involved.
In addition to Argo Arrival signature events, many other UWF events take place during Argo Arrival. Check them out!
Register Your Event
Are you hosting an event, interest meeting or special "open house" hours designed to meet the needs of new students? Let us help you get the word out.
Roll Out the Welcome Mat
Request materials for your reception area and learn how you can help make UWF the most welcoming campus in the country.