Senior Week is a week-long celebration in honor of you. Held in the spring between the end of final exams and before Commencement, it is also during this week that seniors continue a wide variety of traditions. In addition, there are many smaller departmental gathering. Be sure to pay attention for invitations to receptions, programs, etc. Senior Week is a great time to reflect on your time at Wheaton, celebrate friendships and relish in your successes!
Note: Senior Week events are for SENIORS ONLY
Senior Week 2019 Schedule
Monday, May 13th
11:45 a.m Senior Thesis Parade, The Dimple
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. White Glove Brunch, Emerson Dining Hall (RSVP required – No Charge)
1:30 p.m. Senior Class Wheaton Traditions
Senior Class Photo, Library Steps
1:45 p.m. Hoop Roll, The Dimple
Tuesday, May 14th
5:15 p.m. Rosecliff Buses Check-in, Mars Science Center Cafe ($15 per person/roundtrip)
6:00 p.m. Rosecliff Buses Depart, Outside Science Center Cafe
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Senior Class Ball, Rosecliff Mansion, Newport, R.I. ($80 per person, seniors may bring 1 guest ($90 guest ticket, on sale starting March 31st)
Dress is formal, Bring your valid ID and cash to purchase a wristband (for $25).
12:00 a.m. Rosecliff Buses Return to Wheaton
Wednesday, May 15th
4:30 p.m. Disorientation Bus Check-in & Bus Loading, Mars Science Center Cafe
SENIORS ONLY. ALL MUST TAKE THE BUS.
5:00 p.m. Disorientation Bus Departs, Mars Science Center Cafe
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Disorientation
Senior Class trip to an undisclosed location ($15 per person ~ dress is casual)
There will be entertainment, games, food, and two drink tickets per person. (Bring your ID)
9:00 p.m. Disorientation Buses Return to Wheaton
Thursday, May 16th
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Brunch for Seniors and Cap Decoration, Chase Dining
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Senior Block Party w/ food trucks, music, and entertainment. Library Green, Everett Courtyard (Rain: Balfour-Hood Campus Center)
(Bring your ID).
Friday, May 17th
9:30 a.m. Commencement Rehearsal, Haas Athletic Center
9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Final Senior Pub Night: Karaoke Edition, Balfour-Hood Campus Center
Saturday, May 18th
9:15 a.m. Commencement Line-up, Everett Courtyard
10:00 a.m. Commencement, The Dimple
12:15 p.m. Commencement Reception, Chapel Field
The Senior Class of 2019 Officers would like to remind you of the following:
For all Senior Week events, Wheaton is not responsible for any lost or damaged items and personal injuries. In addition, the Wheaton Honor Code applies to all students until May 18th, including on and off-campus events and transportation. If you are found in violation of the Honor Code you will be held accountable, pay any fees, and asked to leave the event. Furthermore, it may be determined that you cannot attend any remaining Senior Week events (no refunds) and/or have the privilege of participating in Commencement.