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Girl on a zipline at Rambunctious Week at Angelo State University.

Rambunctious Week

Angelo State University will kick off the 2018 fall semester Aug. 22-26 with its annual Rambunctious Week! We can’t wait for you to experience the wide variety of activities designed to help new students make the transition to college life, as well as welcome back returning students. For more information, email us at orientation@angelo.edu.

We look forward to seeing you at Rambunctious Week!

2018 Rambunctious Week Schedule

Please note schedule is subject to change. Check back for updates.

  • Details

    Wednesday, Aug. 22

    Thursday, Aug. 23

    • Toast, eggs and bacon breakfast plate.
      8:00am - 9:30am, The Caf
      Breakfast
      Visit the Caf for breakfast.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      9:00am - 5:00pm, ASU Residence Halls
      Move-In for Returners
      Returning students will move into the residence halls.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:00am, Testing Center, Vincent Building, Room 291
      TSI Testing (Three Testing Times Available)
      TSI testing will take place for anyone who needs it.

    • Rambunctious Week Logo
      10:00am, Junell Center/Stephens Arena
      Freshman Welcome
      The class of 2022 will gather together for their official welcome to ASU.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      11:00am - 3:45pm, Various Locations
      Lunch and Education Session Rotations
      The Class of 2022 will have lunch together as the newest members of
      the Ram Fam. Students will then be split into small groups by major and rotate
      through important education sessions.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      5:00pm - 6:00pm, Pavilion
      Community Fair
      What is there to do in San Angelo?

    • Salsa sauce and ingredients - tomates, onion, chili, garlic, lime, parsley, dark stone background, closeup
      5:00pm - 8:00pm, The Caf Green
      Fajita Fiesta
      Fajitas and all the fixings will be served at tonight’s dinner!

    • Inflatable obstacle course and Go Gamez trailer at the ASU Pavilion
      5:00pm - 9:00pm, Pavilion
      UCPC Activities
      The award-winning University Center Program Council (UCPC) will provide evening events and activities.

    • ASU Planetarium
      6:00pm - 7:00pm, Vincent Building
      Planetarium Showcase
      Sit under the stars or travel along with Lewis and Clark as you take in a show at ASU’s Planetarium.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      6:00pm - 8:00pm, Campus Green
      Yard Games Sponsored by ASU Greek Life
      Join Greek Life for interactive yard activities!

    • Welcome Back Bash Logo
      9:00pm - 11:30pm, Pavilion
      UCPC: Welcome Back Bash 2018 featuring The Shadowboxers w/ Special Guest j.robb
      After an extensive run with Justin Timberlake’s Man of the Woods World Tour THE SHADOWBOXERS are coming to Angelo State! Special Guest j.robb will bring The Sound of Tomorrow to the Welcome Back Bash!

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:00pm - 11:59pm, Various Locations
      Late Night Options
      As official programming comes to a close, there are still plenty of late-night options for our night owls to stay active on campus.

    Friday, Aug. 24

    • Toast, eggs and bacon breakfast plate.
      8:00am - 9:30am, The Caf
      Breakfast
      Visit the Caf for breakfast.

    • Students participating in Angelo Serves.
      9:00am, The Caf Green
      Angelo Serves
      Spend the morning with the Center for Student Involvement working with local groups that make San Angelo a great place to live.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:00am, Testing Center, Vincent Building, Room 291
      TSI Testing (Three Testing Times Available)
      TSI testing will take place for anyone who needs it.

    • ASU Homecoming logo
      12:00pm - 1:00pm, Houston Harte University Center
      ASU Homecoming Information and Social
      Join the Homecoming Committee as they prepare and inform you about exciting ASU Homecoming traditions and activities

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      12:00pm - 1:30pm, The Caf
      Lunch
      Visit the Food Service Center for lunch.

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      1:00pm - 2:00pm, C.J. Davidson Conference Center, Houston Harte University Center
      Jody Holland Speaks
      Learn some life lessons and get some tips on how to be successful from an ASU alum.

    • Ram Round up logo
      2:00pm - 2:30pm, C.J. Davidson Conference Center, Houston Harte University Center
      Ram Round-Up Reunion
      Come hang out with the Ram Round-Up transition leaders.

    • Rambunctious Week Logo
      2:30pm - 4:30pm, Plaza Verde, Vista Verde Room
      RAD Training
      Take action and protect yourself with this fun physical skills training!

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      3:00pm - 5:00pm, C.J. Davidson Conference Center, Houston Harte University Center
      Fostering College Skills
      If you were in foster care and received notice of this session, please join us for an overview of potential benefits and life skills.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      5:00pm - 8:00pm, The Caf Green
      Brisket Dinner
      Join us for a Texas-style BBQ hosted by Chartwells Dining Services.

    • Hot air balloon at Rambunctious Week.
      5:00pm - 9:00pm, Pavilion
      UCPC Programs
      The award-winning University Center Program Council (UCPC) will provide events and activities.

    • Four students about to participate in the Ramazing Race
      7:00pm - 9:00pm, Pavilion
      RAMazing Race: The Challenge
      Join Multicultural and Student Activities Programs as they host this annual ASU facts and history scavenger hunt using your challenge book.

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      9:00pm - 10:00pm, Pavilion
      Survey Says Game Show
      Prepare to participate in this interactive feud-style game show.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:00pm - 11:59pm, Various Locations
      Late-Night Options
      As official programming comes to a close, there are still late-night options for our night owls to stay active on campus.

    • Movie Theater Popcorn Bowl
      10:00pm - 11:59pm, Various Locations
      Movie Night
      Take the opportunity to enjoy movie night on campus featuring some great titles!

    Saturday, Aug. 25

    • Silhouette of healthy woman doing yoga meditation during sunrise with natural sunlight outdoor.
      8:00am - 9:00am, Campus Green
      Sunrise Yoga
      Rise and shine and join the UREC Fitness team on the Campus Green for Sunrise Yoga.

    • Toast, eggs and bacon breakfast plate.
      8:00am - 9:30am, The Caf
      Breakfast
      Visit the Caf for breakfast.

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      9:00am - 11:00am, Hammock Farm
      Relaxation Station
      Enjoy a relaxing morning at the ASU Hammock Farm.

    • ASU Cheer
      9:00am - 11:00am, Ben Kelly Center for Human Performance
      ASU Cheerleading/Mascot Tryouts
      Fall tryouts for the 2018-19 school year

    • ASU students playing in a Volleyball Tournament.
      10:00am - 12:00pm, Sand Volleyball Area, Campus Green
      Volleyball Tournament
      Join the Ram Volleyball Club for an epic battle!

    • Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:00am - 12:00pm, Intramural Fields
      Ultimate Frisbee Tournament
      Angelo State’s own Ultimate Frisbee Club will host this fast-paced game for those looking for an exciting way to start the day.

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      12:00pm - 1:30pm, The Caf
      Lunch
      Visit the Caf for lunch.

    • Student Government Association
      1:30pm - 3:30pm, Center for Human Performance
      Grill and Chill with SGA and UREC Aquatics
      Get ready to have some fun with the Student Government Association and UREC aquatics at a luau-themed pool party!

    • Rambunctious Week logo
      2:00pm, Ben Kelly Center for Human Performance
      UREC 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
      Join UREC during this annual Rambunctious Week tournament where
      students can experience this popular intramural activity and prepare their
      team for a campus championship!

    • ASU annual Belong-B-Que event
      4:00pm - 5:30pm, The Caf Green
      Belong-B-Que

      You belong at ASU! Join Spiritual Life for this delicious pulled pork dinner and meet our spiritual life student organizations.


    • ASU Student Organizations
      4:00pm - 5:30pm, Pavilion
      Registered Student Organization (RSO) and ASU Greek Life Tailgate
      Come tailgate with ASU Student Organizations before Ram Rally begins.

    • Drawing activities
      4:00pm - 9:00pm, Pavilion Area
      UCPC Programs

      The award-winning University Center Program Council (UCPC) will provide a variety of activities and events.


    • ASU students at Ram Rally
      6:00pm, Junell Center/Stephens Arena
      Ram Rally: ASU Volleyball

      The place to be on a Saturday night is watching ASU athletic events!


    • Stack of pancakes
      8:30pm - 10:00pm, The Caf
      Blue and Gold Pancakes
      Hosted by the Student Government Association, enjoy a late-night snack as Ram Pride continues into the night!

    • ASU Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      10:30pm - 11:59pm, Various Locations on Campus
      Late-Night Options: Lip Sync Battle

      As official programming comes to a close, there are still late-night options for our night owls to stay active on campus, including a Lip Sync Battle.


    Sunday, Aug. 26

    • ASU Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      9:15am - 11:00am, C.J. Davidson Conference Center, Houston Harte University Center
      First Sunday
      Hosted by ASU Spiritual Life, First Sunday is a time to help students make connections through our campus ministries to our local churches.

    • ASU Rambunctious Weekend Logo
      11:30am - 1:00pm, The Caf Green
      Baja Taco Bash Hosted by Rams for Christ
      One day left! Come and enjoy a free deluxe taco lunch and festivities at the ASU Caf Green.

    • An ASU classroom
      2:00pm - 4:00pm, Houston Harte University Center
      Locate Your Classrooms
      First-year/transfer students can bring their schedules and RAMbassadors will take them as groups to show them their course locations.

    • Students kayaking at the Angelo State Lakehouse
      5:00pm - 8:00pm, ASU Lake House and Facility
      Welcome Back Picnic

      The Welcome Back Picnic is held to welcome all Angelo State students back to campus.


  • Parents

    We are kicking off Rambunctious Week activities on Wednesday this year to help give students and parents time to get moved in and take care of financial obligations before the semester starts. Here are a few resources to help your student transition to college life:

    Paying Tuition and Fees: Get instructions about how to set up a parent or guardian to make payments on your student’s behalf.

    Ram Family Connection: Learn more about ASU’s parents and families organization and sign up for our monthly newsletter.

    Campus Resources: Read about ASU’s available resources so you can help your student be successful.