Color Group Schedules

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Red Group Schedule  
Orange Group Schedule  
Yellow Group Schedule  
Green Group Schedule  
Blue Group Schedule  
Purple Group Schedule  
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Meet Your Buff Leaders

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Red Buff Leaders  
Orange Buff Leaders  
Yellow Buff Leaders  
Green Buff Leaders  
Blue Buff Leaders  
Purple Buff Leaders  

Join the Herd Map

Red Tables: University Ministries 

Green Tables: Greek Life

Orange Table: Maroon Platoon 

Blue Tables: Student Leadership 

Yellow Tables: Nursing and Health Science 

Purple Table: KWTS The ONE 91.1 FM

Pink: Vendors 

Maroon: Miscellaneous 

Buff Branding 2021 Schedule

Day One (Thursday, August 19)

8:00am-5:00pm: Check in at the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership (JBK 103) for your free t-shirt and goodies. Arrive at any time between these hours, it will only take a few minutes! We will confirm your color group here too. 

5:00pm-6:00pm: Small Group Activities - Meet your Buff Leader!

Red Group Location - White Buffalo by the Stadium

Orange Group Location - 26th St. by the Caf

Yellow Group Location - 26th St. by Centennial Hall

Green Group Location - Pedestrian Mall by the Buffalo Fountain

Blue Group Location - Lawn between the Classroom Center and Fine Arts Center by Clock Tower

Purple Group Location - Lawn between Guenther Hall and Conner Hall 

6:00pm-10:00pm: Thunder Games - Join your color group as you compete in the ultimate competition... ON THE STADIUM FIELD!

Day Two (Friday, August 20)

10:30am-12:00pm: Small Group Activities (Meet at your original Small Group Location from yesterday)

12:00pm-2:00pm: College Lunches - Enjoy Lunch with faculty from your academic college!

Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business - Old Ed South Lawn

College of Education and Social Sciences - 4th Floor of Old Main

College of Nursing and Health Sciences - Alumni Banquet Hall

Paul Engler College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences (Ag majors) - Ag Complex

Paul Engler College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences (Natural Science majors) - Natural Sciences Building (NSB)

College of Engineering - Engineering Computer Science Building Lawn

Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities - Lawn between the Classroom Center and Fine Arts Center by Clock Tower

Undecided majors - Buffalo Room inside Alumni Banquet Hall 

2:00pm-4:00pm: Find My Classroom - Explore campus with a Buff Leader and walk your schedule.

4:00pm-6:00pm: Join the Herd - Find your place in the herd at this organization fair!

6:00pm-8:00pm: Dinner with your new friends! 

8:00pm: Org Events - More details to come

Day 3 (Saturday, August 21)

11:00am-12:00pm: Small Group Activities

12:00pm-1:30pm: President's Cookout - Free lunch with Dr. Wendler, the WTAMU President

1:30pm-3:30pm: Traditions - Participate in and learn about WT's richest traditions

3:30pm-4:30pm: Small Group Activities

4:30pm-6:30pm: Dinner/Change into Buff Branding T-shirts

6:30pm-7:00pm: Buff Branding Photo

7:00pm-8:30pm: Eternal Flame - Discover the historic meaning behind the eternal flame

8:30pm-12:00am: Branding Ceremony - The pinnacle of the Buff Branding experience! Mark your official membership into the buff family. Arrive with your individual color groups and leave as a maroon family.