Senior Week

JUNE 15-20, 2018

Senior Week occurs between spring quarter finals week and commencement activities as a celebration for the Class of 2018. Events are open for any undergraduate walking in 2018 Graduation. The week typically includes a mix of free and ticketed events that occur on campus and throughout the Evanston/Chicago area. A committee of the Class of 2018 advised by Student Organizations & Activities coordinates the event schedule. For more information, please email: seniorweek2018@u.northwestern.edu

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Senior Week Schedule*

Please check our Senior Week FAQ page for info about how to optimize your Senior Week Experience! Stay tuned to this site for updates and ticket details!

(Note, times are subject to change)

Date Event Time Location
Fri 6/15 Senior Donor Beer Garden 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Lakefill
Fri 6/15 Wendella Boat Tour 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. Wendella Main Dock, 400 N. Michigan Ave
Sat 6/16 March Back through the Arch 10:45 a.m. Deering Meadow
Sat 6/16 Senior BBQ Noon-following March Back Through the Arch Norris South Lawn
Sat 6/16 Movie on the Meadow 7 p.m. Deering Meadow | Rain Location: Ryan Auditorium
Sat 6/16 Revolution Brewery Tour 7:30 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. | Buses depart from Cahn Auditorium at 6:30pm and 7:30pm, respectively Revolution Brewery
Sun 6/17 Senior Sunrise and Yoga 5 a.m. Lakefill | Rain Location:Overhang by Norris East Lawn
Sun 6/17 Lincoln Park Fun 11 a.m. Various
Sun 6/17 Senior Carnival 1-4 p.m. Deering Meadow | Rain Location:Louis Room
Sun 6/17 Last Lecture

7 p.m. Doors Open | Lecture starts 8 p.m.

Cubby Bear

Mon 6/18 Six Flags 11 a.m. | Buses load at 10 a.m. Six Flags
Mon 6/18 Shedd Aquarium  11 a.m. | Buses load at 10 a.m. from Cahn Auditorium Shedd Aquarium
Mon 6/18 HQ Beercade 4 p.m. -6 p.m. | Buses depart Norris 2:45pm  213 W. Institute Pl. Chicago, IL
Tues 6/19 Donut Crawl/Tour 9 a.m. & 11:15 a.m. Various
Tues 6/19 Wendella Boat Tour 12:30 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. Wendella Main Dock, 400 N. Michigan Ave
Tues 6/19 Senior Formal Dance 8 p.m. | Buses load at 6:15 Artefact Events Chicago
Wed 6/20 Sip & Paint 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. Parkes Hall
Wed 6/20 Wendella Boat Tour 2:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. Wendella Main Dock, 400 N. Michigan Ave
Wed 6/20 Revolution Brewery Tour 2:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. | Buses depart from Cahn Auditorium at 1:30pm and 2:30pm, respectively Revolution Brewery
Wed 6/20 Second City 7 p.m. | Buses load at 5 p.m. Second City
Wed 6/20 Second City 9 p.m. | Buses load at 7:30 Second City

*Check your school website for school-specific events during the week of June 15-20

If you are a member of the Class of 2018 or 2019 and are interested in volunteering on the committee, please email Senior Year Committee co-advisor Joe Lattal.

Senior Week Dining Hours

The only dining facility with hours of operation will be Foster/Walker West.

Date Lunch Dinner
Monday 6/18 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday 6/19 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 6/20 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 6/21 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Friday 6/22 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. No Dinner Friday

Please consult the Northwestern Dining Hours of Operation for updated information week-of June 18: https://northwestern.sodexomyway.com/dining-near-me/hours