Momentum Week

We are excited to welcome you - the newest Warrior to campus July 13th - 20th for Momentum '24! We have a week full of embracing campus, exploring Detroit, and opportunities to embrace the Warrior 360 Community planned for you! Below, you will find a video of last year's Momentum Week and all pertinent information to prepare for the upcoming Momentum Week! 

Is Momentum Week required for Warrior 360 membership?

Yes, participation in Momentum Week is required to be a member of W360. Momentum Week is the single most important experience we can engage you in so that you will be successful in the Fall. Our number one priority is to present you with opportunities to maximize your college experience. As a result, Momentum Week is mandatory and required for all new Warrior 360 members. 

When Is Momentum Week?Student Momentum Comments

Saturday, July 13th, 2024 through Saturday, July 20th. We are excited to welcome you on campus for Momentum Week!

Who will participate in Momentum Week? 

First-year students who have accepted the Warrior 360 invitation to join our academic community.

What should I expect?

During Momentum Week, you will:

  • Receive an all-expense paid week on campus including housing, meals, WSU swag, and more!
  • Connect with your Success Coach for personalized support such as:
    • Building  a success plan for your college journey
    • Exploring your academic and personal goals
    • Asking any questions you have
  • Live on campus and explore campus life 
  • Make early and lasting relationships with fellow WSU students
  • Enjoy game and movie nights and other evening activities
  • Find the specific locations of each of your courses with a guided campus tour
  • A preview of college expectations through mock lectures with professors in different majors
  • Jumpstart your college-level math engagement and preparedness
  • Learn, connect, and understand how to use WSU campus resources
    • Speak with a Financial Aid representative to understand your aid/award package
    • Strengthen study skills with research-based study strategies
    • Learn how to navigate Academica, STARS, Canvas, and other university systems
  • Explore off-campus surroundings, like bowling at The Majestic
  • Bring your parents, families, or supportive adults to campus for a brunch where they can learn more about Wayne State's campus and how you will be supported through W360

Frequently Asked Questions?

  • How do I prepare for Momentum Week?

    Consider bringing

    • Alarm clock
    • Clothes/Hangers
    • Laundry Basket Umbrella
    • Comfortable Shoes
    • Blanket
    • Cleaning Supplies
    • Personal Hygiene Products
    • Extension Cord

    Leave at Home

    • Car Pets
    • Candles
    • Space Heaters
    • Alcohol/Drugs
    • Electric Blankets
    • Incense
    • George Foreman Grills
    • Halogen Lamps
    • Waterbeds
    • Hotpots
    • Electric Skillets
    • Firearms & Weapons Routers

    Provided for you

    • Fitted Sheet
    • Pillow/Case
    • Wash Cloth
    • Drying Cloth
    • Shower Curtain
  • How many students are assigned to each room?

    Housing arrangements include suite-style living areas. In each suite, you will have 2 or 3 bedrooms, shared bathrooms, and a living room area. There will be 2 students per bedroom and 4 or 6 students per suite.   

  • How will I know who my roommates are?

    You will be matched randomly with other students for room assignments. You will be notified through a group email who your roommate and suitemates, providing the chance to make connections before Momentum Week move-in.

  • Can I work during Momentum Week?

    No, we ask that students request time off to be fully present to benefit from the academic skill-building, social engagement, and college preparation that Momentum Week offers.