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Get out, get connected, and get to know your new home away from home!
During first six weeks of school, you will have an opporunity to experience a WOW Adventure with other fellow Tritons like youself. WOW Adventures provide you with a great opportunity to continue meeting new people, to continue getting to know your new community, and to continue having fun! There is a trip available for every college student's budget, so check it out and choose your adventure!
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Safari Adventure to the St. Louis Zoo
Join us for a fun safari trip to the St. Louis Zoo. With over six main zoo zones, you are sure to enjoy the elephants and cheetahs playing, pet the friendly goats and bunnies, or see the wild apes hanging around in the trees. This is an all-day adventure that you sure don’t want to miss out! We will meet at 10:00 am in front of Oak Hall and will return at 5:00 pm.
Make the most of your day at the Zoo with a Safari Pass. This one-day pass includes one admission to the Children's Zoo, Zooline Railroad, Conservation Carousel, Movie, 4-D Motion Simulator and Stingrays at Caribbean Cove (seasonal). Lunch and snacks will be on your own.
Visit the St. Louis Zoo on what to See and Do: http://www.stlzoo.org/visit/thingstoseeanddo/
WHAT TO BRING: Be sure to bring your free metro pass, UMSL Triton ID Card, and a few dollars to get yourself a snack, lunch, or memorabilia!
COST: $12.00 (please bring extra money for snacks and lunch)
TRANSPORTATION: Metro Link and Trolley; Make sure to wear comfortable shoes to walk around zoo.
September 12, 2014:
Cardinals Baseball Game vs Rockies
Come watch the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team battle the Rockies at Busch Stadium! The first pitch will be thrown out at 7:15 pm. This adventure will leave Oak Residence Hall at 6:00 pm and return after the game.
WHAT TO BRING: Be sure to bring your free metro pass, UMSL Triton ID Card, and a few dollars to get yourself a snack or memorabilia!
COST: $15.00 includes baseball ticket and food voucher for a soda and hot dog
TRANSPORTATION: Optional to meet in front of Oak Hall to travel as a group on Metro Link and Walking to Stadium.
Pick Up Tickets in 366 Millennium Student Center prior to Friday, September 12. Must show Triton ID Card when picking up tickets.
Friday, September 26, 2014:
*Collaboration with University Programming Board
Explore the unexpected at this exciting, interactive museum for children and adults. A mixture of funhouse, playground, and architectural marvel. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. This adventure will leave from the Millennium Student Center -in front of the bookstore at 5:00 pm and be back on campus at 11:00 pm. Get ready to go down slides, crawl through tunnels, and ride the full Ferris wheel on the rooftop!
Check out pictures of the City Museum at www.citymuseum.org
WHAT TO BRING: Be sure to bring your UMSL Triton ID Card, and a few dollars to get yourself a snack or memorabilia!
COST: Included entrance to Museum and transportation
TRANSPORTATION: Bus Transportation
Stop by 366 MSC in Student Life and New Student Programs to sign up at the front desk! $5.00 deposit to sign up
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Spooktacular-Fright Fest at Six Flags
As the sun starts to set the freaks are unleased and the park is transformed into a frightful shadowland with terror around every corner and your worst nightmares coming to life. With themed scare zones and horrifying haunted attractions there is something to terrify even the bravest souls.
TIMEFRAME: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WHAT TO BRING: Be sure to bring UMSL Triton ID Card, and a few dollars to get yourself a snack or memorabilia!
COST: Included entrance to Six Flags and Bus Transporation: $22.00
TRANSPORTATION: Leaving UMSL at 2:00 pm, and will ride bus, and leave park at 10:00 pm.