Commencement 2011

senior week events

The Class of 2015 has planned a number of activities for graduates during their last week together on campus.


Eligible seniors may purchase tickets for Senior Week events here or at the Student Activities Office. The base ticket price is $32 per student. Students who choose to not attend the Burlington Day & Evening Harbor Cruise may be eligible for a $10 discount on the Senior Week ticket cost.

Schedule of Events

Monday, May 4, 2015

Casino Night | 6-10 p.m. | Wheeler Hall
Why travel to Las Vegas when you can test your luck right here at Casino Colby-Sawyer? Play (or learn) Black Jack, Texas Hold'em and Roulette. Prizes will be raffled throughout the night. We will also celebrate the commitment of faculty and staff to our class. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar available to those 21+.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta | 2:30–6:30 p.m. | Quad
Join your classmates for an afternoon of tie-dye T-Shirts, margaritas, cervezas, and Mexican cuisine! There will be live entertainment (sponsored by the Alumni & Annual Giving Office) as well as a mechanical bull, slip n slide and other games. Cash bar available to those 21+.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Burlington Day & Evening Harbor Cruise | 12 p.m. – 12 a.m. | Burlington, Vt.
Spend the day shopping and exploring Burlington before setting sail for a 3-hour sunset cruise aboard the Spirit of Ethan Allen. We board at 5:30 p.m. and set sail at 6:30 p.m. Pizza will be served and there will be a cash bar available to those 21+.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Rejuvenation Day | 1–4 p.m. | Wheeler Hall
Relax with friends and enjoy fruit smoothies, snacks, massages, yoga, Thai Chi, music, meditation and Zumba!

Friday, May 8, 2015

Family Wacky Bingo | 7:30–10 p.m. | Wheeler Hall
Show your family what the buzz has been about at Colby-Sawyer's first Family Wacky Bingo night! Fun prizes and raffles, and a cash bar for those 21+.