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The mission of Senior Week is to provide events and opportunities for graduating seniors to celebrate the accomplishment of graduating from The University of Akron. The purpose of Senior Week is to instill pride into and appreciate the graduating students as they finish their degrees at The University of Akron by hosting events promoting an engaging environment.

JcPenny’s Suit Up Event

6:30pm-9:30pm
Chapel Hill Mall
Available Roo Shuttle transportation
leaving from the Student Union

Career Services
Walk-In Appointments

Mon., Thurs., Frid. 8:30am-4:30pm
Tues. & Wed.: 8:30am-6:30pm
Student Union 211


Professional Headshots

8:30am-4:30pm
Student Union 211


Grad Cap Decorating

9:00am-5:00pm
Simmons Hall, 1st floor


UA Bookstore

9:00am-7:00pm
Student Union, 1st Floor


2018 Class Pins

Available at the Department of Student Life, Career Services, Barnes & Noble, and at all programs during the week!


Textbook Drive

Cleaning out your old textbooks? Drop off books to the ZipAssist desk in Simmons or
to the bin located in the Center for Service
and Leadership.


Social Media Challenge

Seniors! For a chance to win the Senior
Week Social Media Challenge, all you have
to do is share a photo from your time at UA on Instagram, share your favorite memory or the story behind the photo, tag @uakron and use #UASeniorWeek18.

Super Service Saturday

9:00am-11:00am
Student Union
Commuter Lounge, 1st Floor

Senior Week Kick Off:
Running Towards the Stage

11:00am-1:00pm
Student Union 2nd floor


VIP Campus Tours

1:00pm-3:00pm
*RSVP Required


Akron RubberDucks Game

First Pitch at 6:35pm
Canal Park – 300 S. Main St., Akron, OH
*RSVP Required

Zippy’s Birthday Party

12pm-1:15pm
Trapezoid Lounge


Tuesday Trivia Night!

6:00pm-7:00pm
Student Union Theatre

Wardrobe Wednesday

1:00pm-4:00pm
The Roo Express - Blue Boutique
Roo Shuttle will be leaving from the
Student Union every 20 minutes


Winery Wednesday

*RSVP Required

First Shuttle: 4:30pm-8:00pm
Second Shuttle: 5:30pm-9:00pm
Sarah’s Vineyard

Happy Hour at Thirsty
Dog Brewing Company

5:00pm-7:00pm
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
*RSVP Preferred
529 Grant St, Akron, OH 44311

UA Founders Tradition

Time: 1:30pm-3:00pm
Glendale Cemetery
Shuttle provided


SpringFest 2018

4:00pm-8:00pm
Coleman Common


Ultimate SpringFest Challenge

4:00pm-8:00pm
Coleman Common

Remember to purchase Graduation Caps & Gowns at the Bookstore