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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.

2018 Class Pins

Available at the Department of Student Life, Career Services, Barnes & Noble, and at all programs during the week! (1 per graduate)

Grad Cap Decorating

Bring your graduation cap and let us help you do the decorating!


Simmons Hall 

Career Services – Mock Interviews, Cover Letter & Resume Reviews

Working on your job search? Don’t forget the FREE services provided by Career Services

8am-5pm Monday, Thursday, & Friday

8am-7pm Tuesday & Wednesday

SU Room 211

LinkedIn Photos

Come get your free professional headshot taken for LinkedIn at Career Services! Remember to dress professionally.

8am-5pm Monday, Thursday, & Friday

8am-7pm Tuesday & Wednesday

SU Room 211

Borrow a Suit Jacket

8am-5pm Monday, Thursday, & Friday

8am-7pm Tuesday & Wednesday

Senior to Senior: Drop-In Service Event 

Stop by & design non-slip socks for senior citizens benefiting Open M.


SU Piano Lounge

Senior Cafe

Sponsors: PNC, Career Services, ZipAssist, and Campus Programs


SU Trapezoid Lounge 

Social Media Challenge–Throw Back Thursday (TBT)

It’s the end of your senior year. Have you had a major glow up since freshman year? What do you know now that you didn’t know then? Post your best UA throwback pics using #foreverazip and caption them with your favorite memories of being a Zip for your chance to win special senior week goodies. 

Five Star Friday Workshop- Campus to Career Presentation

Sponsor: Career Services


SU Room 211

Remember to purchase Graduation Caps & Gowns at the Bookstore