Schedule of Events for Undergraduate Students

Senior Week Events:

Monday, April 27, 2020:

Tuesday, April 28, 2020:
Wednesday, April 29, 2020:
Thursday, April 30, 2020:


Friday, May 1, 2020:


Commencement Rehearsal:

Date to be Determined – in ALLWell North George E. Davis ’63 Track


Friday, May 8, 2020 at 4 p.m. in Hanaway Theatre, Silver Center for the Arts.

This awards ceremony celebrates the outstanding academic achievements of the undergraduate members of the Class of 2020. Family, friends, faculty, staff, and fellow graduates are welcome to attend.  Please note that caps and gowns are required of all graduating seniors.

Undergraduate Traditional Order of March:

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. on the Alumni Green in front of the Hartman Union Building.

All undergraduate students and marching faculty are asked to assemble by 8:00 a.m.  This year sees the return of the traditional walk down Main Street, around the Bulfinch bandstand and past the downtown businesses who will cheer on the Class of 2020 on this momentous day.

Undergraduate Processional Line-Up:

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 8:45 a.m. at ALLWell North.

For undergraduate students not participating in the order of march, please gather at ALLWell North parking garage at 8:45 a.m.

Procession & Commencement Ceremony for Undergraduate Students:

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10 a.m. at ALLWell North.

Tickets are required. Guests should be seated by no later than 9:30 a.m. to view the procession at approximately 9:40 a.m. The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. and is anticipated to end at approximately 12 Noon.

Meet and Greet with Faculty:

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. at ALLWell North.

Following the recession, meet and greet with your faculty as they form a receiving line to congratulate you!

Moving Out

Residential halls will close Friday May 8 at 6 p.m., except for graduates or others participating in Commencement, who may stay until Saturday May 9 at 5:00 p.m.-(Late departures may be approved and coordinated, under limited circumstances, with student’s Community Director).

Homecoming & Family Celebration:

Friday-Sunday October 4 -6, 2019.

Once a Panther, always a Panther!  Return to campus on October 4 – 6, 2019 as part of your alma mater’s 30,000-strong alumni community! Check the events calendar on our homepage for up-to-date information.