Schedule of Events

Senior Week 2019 is May 5 - 10, 2019. 

Below you will find a schedule of the 2019 week. Tickets must be be purchased to attend any of the events listed and can be purchased online through the University's Eventbrite page. Ticket prices will vary by event.

Note: All events are for BU seniors ONLY, with the exception of the Twilight Racing event, where students can purchase additional tickets for guests beginning Monday, April 8. Tickets to each event are purchased individually. Exact prices for each event are listed next to each event.

Sunday, May 5

  • Senior Reception, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at Shenanigans Irish Grille (This event is limited to 60 students). This is a free event, but a separate RSVP through Eventbrite is required due to the venue's capacity.

Monday, May 6

  • Maker's Mark Distillery Tour and Tasting, 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., $22  (This event is limited to 100 students)
  • Senior Cruise on Princess Yacht, 6 - 8:30 p.m., $20 (This event is limited to 115 students)

Tuesday, May 7

  • Flying Axes, 3 - 5 p.m., $20 (This event is limited to 88 students)
  • Louisville Bat's Game, 6:30 - 9 p.m., $8  (This event is limited to 150 students)

Wednesday, May 8

  • Graduate Rehearsal, 5:30 p.m. in Knight's Hall
  • President's Welcome to the Alumni Association Reception in the Quad immediately following Graduation Rehearsal. Rain Location is Frazier Hall.

Thursday, May 9

  • Twilight Racing at Churchill Downs Millionaire's Row 4, 4:30 - 7:30 p.m., $32 (This event is limited to 350 people, tickets for family members and guest can be purchased for this event beginning Monday, April 8). Ticket price includes entry into Millionaire's Row 4, Chef's Table Buffet, race program and non-alcoholic beverages.

Friday, May 10

  • Honors and Awards Luncheon, 11 a.m. **By Invitation Only
  • Baccalaureate Mass, 4 p.m. at St. Agnes
  • Reception for Graduating Seniors and their Families, 7:30 p.m. in the University Dining Hall

Saturday, May 11

  • Commencement Ceremony, 11 a.m. at Freedom Hall