Senior Week 2018 Events 

Events are subject to change through out the semester. A final schedule will be given at registration.

These events are intended for the members of your class only. Please keep that in mind when making plans.

Throughout the semester, the class councils and various offices around campus will be working tirelessly to help you create wonderful memories! If you have any questions or suggestions, please let us know. 

Monday, May 14


You must bring your college-issued ID to receive your wristband. Please complete the senior survey prior to registration. You will receive an email with a link to the survey.

Wednesday, May 16

Lily Pad
8 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Celebrate in the wonderful evening air as we have live bands, food, drink, and merriment for all your accomplishments.  Attire is semi-formal.

Thursday, May 17

All-Campus Luncheon
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. 

Meet us for lunch and some time with The Beach Boys, food and fun in the sun! Activities will include hamster balls and a two-lane bungee run! What more do you need? Attire is casual.

2 p.m. Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal

5 p.m. Senior Toast

A celebration of your achievements here at Connecticut College with a champagne toast and a luxury dinner at sunset. You will enjoy a final salute from a Professor your class has chosen and receive a signature glass to commemorate the night. Attire is business casual

Night of Nights
10 p m  - 2 p.m.

Music carnival is here. Come celebrate your final Cro dance with a blacklight rave. Neon apparel and your dance moves are a must! Attire is casual.

Friday, May 18

Pick up rain tickets for Commencement
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Pick up in the Office of Events located in Cro 219.

Senior Formal
9 p.m. - 1 a.m. 

Find your evening gown or suit and join us for a night of dinner, dancing and more! Drink tickets will be for beer and wine and can be picked up at Cro before your assigned shuttle time. Drink tickets will not be available at the hotel. There will be a cash bar for hard alcohol. Shuttle assignments will be distributed during registration. Attire is formal.

Saturday, May 19

4 p.m. 

Baccalaureate is a celebration of the spiritual diversity of the graduating class. This program features readings, prayers and performances by students from a variety of traditions, as well as a keynote speaker chosen by a committee of students and staff who plan the event. The theme is generally gratitude or service.

Sunday, May 20

Commencement Check-in
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Report for Commencement check in. All seniors must be in their staging area seat no later than 10 a.m.