Finals Weekend 2017

Finals Weekend Important Notice

The information on this page is for Finals Weekend 2017. Please check back soon for information regarding Finals Weekend 2018, May 18-20.

Archives of Finals Weekend

24 Hours on the Lawn in 24 Seconds

History & Traditions

Since 1829, University students have celebrated their academic achievements through ceremonies and practices that both embrace tradition and continually look ahead. Over time, these traditions have become an important part of the student experience, and the memories of Final Exercises form a common bond between alumni from decades of attendance. Enjoy learning more about the traditions and symbols of the University's Final Exercises below, and browse archives of prior years.