Under sponsorship of Prof. Dr Adel Fawzi Shihab, the President, and supervision of Mr. Leith Thamer Sa’adoun, administrator of university campus affairs, in the presence of Dr. Maitham Ali Abbad, Director of media and public relations department, representing the President of Tikrit University, Division of educational and psychological counselling in the university campus held a welcoming celebration for students in the first year admitted to the University for the academic year 2018-2019. The celebration which included a number of activities was started with a welcoming speech for administrator of university campus in which he welcomed the new students, stating that the University and Department of university campus affairs will spare no effort to assist and serve students despite the obstacles and the difficult conditions surrounding their work. Then, Dr. Maitham Ali Abbad, representative of university president, delivered a welcoming speech in which he mentioned the love and brotherhood relations among various nationalities within the University of Tikrit. After that, the activities of celebration began, including a presentation of modern Yoga and aerobics for student Mohammed Basit Sulaiman from College of Pharmacy, and then stage show by a number of University students talked about peaceful coexistence and national cohesion. After that, a number of University students presented their poems on love of Iraq in the activity of free poetry. A large number of first year students from different colleges of university have attended the celebration.