Welcome Bachelor and Master



14 September 2023
Lugano Campus (students enrolled in a programme taught in Italian)

15 September 2023
Lugano Campus (students enrolled in a programme taught in English)
Mendrisio Campus (students enrolled at the Academy of Architecture)

An event to meet new classmates, receive unmissable USI gadgets, first-hand information on services and many practical aspects of USI, have fun 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 Rector and by USI Pro-Rector for Education and Students' Experience, and you will receive useful information for your first days at USI as freshmen.


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


Through our programme you will learn that USI have so much to offer!

Luisa Lambertini


Welcome to USI! You are beginning a new chapter in your life, one that will help you discover knowledge and learn more about yourself. As you start this journey, remember to stay open-minded and curious. The world is constantly changing, and the training you receive at USI will help you keep pace with it. When you see me on campus, please introduce yourself. It will be my pleasure getting to know you, your expectations, and hearing about your experiences.

Lorenzo Cantoni

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