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Welcome Week, January 4-8, 2021

Welcome Week Video

Welcome Week event schedule!

This year, Winter Welcome Week will be January 4-8, 2021. Throughout the week, students will have the opportunity to explore various options to be engaged outside of the classroom. Please click the bottom below for more details regarding the week of events.

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Tips to Starting at DePaul

Lincoln Park Bookstore Hours:
Monday - Friday: 10 am - 3 pm
Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Loop Bookstore Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

A tip for new book buyers: if you have courses on the Loop campus, you'll go to the Loop bookstore to buy your books. If your class is in Lincoln Park, your books will be at the Lincoln Park bookstore.

All you'll need is your DePaul student ID (for in-person events) or a device (cellphone, computer, laptop, etc.) to login to DeHub to access a link to the virtual events - this is your ticket to entering almost all Welcome Week events!

An RSVP is not required to attend most events; Events requiring an RSVP will say so in their event descriptions on DeHUB.

There is no cost for most Welcome Week events. Almost all Welcome Week events are free to all DePaul students!

The ID card offices will remain closed due to COVID-19. Should you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact the Help Desk.

Please contact studentmailcenter@depaul.edu for inquiries regarding any mail or packages we may have for you.

Phone Numbers:

  • General info line: 773-325-4912
  • Supervisor line: 773-325-4543

Visit the Student Mail Center website for their FAQs about receiving mail on campus.

The Technology Support Center (TSC) (technical support) is available help with wireless, ethernet, telephone and general questions.

You also may speak with a Technology Support Center representative by calling (312) 362-8765.

Join DePaul Central in the Zoom Lobby for assistance from 9am – 12pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and 10am-12pm on Wednesdays.

Please visit the website to access more information and links to the Zoom Lobby.

They can also be reached via email at dpcl@depaul.edu or phone (312) 362-8610 or via Live Chat during business hours.

Your meal plan begins the day you move in to your residence hall, regardless of what day that is, or the first day of classes for commuter meal plans. Visit DePaul Dining Services for information about locations and hours.

iDePaul is our app, and it can be a big help to you on the go!


iDePaul is free and available for the iPhoneBlackberry and Android. The app provides one-stop access to campus maps, university news, the library, the DePaul directory, campus events and more.