May 22-26, 2018

Tuesday, May 22

Senior Send-Off

11:00 am - 2:30 pm • Alumni Plaza

Join us as we celebrate you, our 2018 Senior Class! Stop by Senior Send-off on Tuesday, May 22 between 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in Alumni Plaza. There will be food, games, valuable information, music, and fun! Seniors who have completed the “Life after Transy” survey will be able to pick up their cap and gown and rain tickets. Completing the survey is required prior to receiving your cap and gown.

Senior Challenge Social

6:00pm - 9:00pm • West Sixth Green Room

This Senior Challenge sponsored event at the downtown West Sixth Greenroom will feature a welcoming and warm atmosphere, a chance to socialize with your classmates, 10 beer taps and bottles options, wine, bourbon, and free food. This will also serve as an opportunity to make your Senior Challenge donation, pick up your thank you gifts if you have donated, and to receive your free 2018 koozie if you have not done so yet.

Wednesday, May 23

Seniors & S'mores

7:00pm - 9:00pm • Thomson Lawn & Pavillion

Sponsored by SGA & the Senior Week Committee: Fire Pit, S'mores, Volleyball, and Basketball.

Thursday, May 24

Senior Toast

3:00pm - 5:00pm • Campus Center Gym

Selected faculty and staff will toast the outgoing class through this informal roast and celebration of the Class of 2018! Light appetizers.

Back Circle Picnic

5:00pm - 6:30pm • Back Circle

Join the Class of 2018 in Back Circle for a cook-out! Meal plan swipes used. Seniors without a meal plans will be covered by Student Life.

Senior Night at Main Event

6:00pm - 10:00pm • Main Event, departing from 4th Street by Campus Center

Night includes transportation to Main Event, unlimited bowling, gravity ropes, lazer tag, billiards, shuffleboard, and $15 Fun Cards. Limited to 100 attendees! RSVPs due by May 11th: RSVP to Senior Night

Friday, May 25

Last Lecture

3:00 - 4:00 pm • Carrick Theater

Dr. Angela Hurley, Professor of Education, will deliver a last lecture to the Transylvania University community. Please join us as we honor her work.

Senior Awards

4:00 - 5:00 pm • Carrick

No tickets required

Senior Family Reception

5:00 - 6:30 pm • Alumni Plaza

Graduates and two family members attend free. Additional tickets may be purchased.

Saturday, May 26


7:00 - 8:00 am • Caf

Graduates attend free. Others may purchase tickets.

Senior group photo

8:00 AM • Steps of Beck


9:00 AM • Old Morrison

Rain Location: Beck Center (7 tickets per graduate)

Commencement Reception

Following the ceremony • Alumni Plaza

No tickets required