Welcome Bachelor and Master



15 September 2022
Lugano Campus (students enrolled in a programme taught in Italian)

16 September 2022
Lugano Campus (students enrolled in a programme taught in English)
Mendrisio Campus (students enrolled at the Academy of Architecture)

19-24 September 2022
Canton Ticino

A weekend to meet new classmates, get first-hand information about USI's services and practical aspects, discover the region and get ready to start your academic adventure in the best possible way.

The 3 reasons not to miss the event


You will be welcomed by USI Deputy Rector, and you will receive useful information for your first days at USI as freshmen.


You will meet and greet your new classmates without having to rush to class.


Through our great programme of activities, you will learn that USI and the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland have so much to offer, like excursions and leisure activities, leaving no time to get bored!

Lorenzo Cantoni

Deputy Rector, Pro-Rector for Education and Students' Experience

Responsibility, enthusiasm and commitment. These are the keywords for those who decide to embark on a university career. This experience will enable you both to expand your knowledge and contribute to society's good and future development.

We look forward to accompanying you on this journey. Welcome to USI!

Explore the programme