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Information for Seniors

Photos & Yearbook

Thursday, May 23, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Fenwick Porch
Photographer Rob Carlin will be taking photos of students in their caps and gowns on Fenwick porch throughout the day. All photos will be available here for download.

Your parents/guardians should have received information from Jostens Printing and Publishing in regard to ordering your yearbook. You can visit the order link at The offer will close on July 31, 2019. Please note that your yearbook will be mailed to the address provided upon ordering and done so in the fall following graduation. This is due to the inclusion of Commencement and year-end events, which are particularly meaningful to our seniors.

To schedule your senior portrait session, please visit and use our school code (214) to make your appointment. The next portrait session will take place between January 25 and February 1, 2019.

Cap & Gowns

Students can begin ordering their caps and gowns online now ( with our vendor, University Cap and Gown. Your graduation fee covers the rental of your gown so you do not need to pay for the rental. Your cap, tassel, and hood are yours to keep.  All cap and gown orders should be placed by April 7, 2019. Gowns must be returned before 4:30 p.m. on Commencement day. There will be two drop off locations: DCU Center and back on campus in the first floor lobby of the Hogan Campus Center.  

Senior Week

Sunday, May 19, 2019
2:00 p.m., Bracelet Distribution, Hogan Basement Kiosk
4:00 p.m., Senior Mass, St. Joseph's Chapel
8:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m., Pub Night, Hogan Crossroads and Pub

Monday, May 20, 2019
8:00 a.m., Golf Outing, Blackstone National Golf Course, Sutton, MA
11:00 a.m., Agape Latte, Hogan Oval
4:00 p.m., Boat Cruise Bus Loading, Hogan Ballroom
7:00 p.m., Spirit of Boston Boat Cruise, Boston, MA

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
9:30 a.m., Bus Loading for Newport, Hogan Ballroom
11:00 a.m., Newport Rhode Island Trip
9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m., The Final Edge, Kimball Quad

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
12:00 p.m., Senior Reflection Luncheon, Hogan Ballroom
3:00 p.m., Hidden in Plain Sight and Revisit Your Residence Hall, Campus
6:00 p.m., Senior Blowout BBQ, Freshman Field

Last Night on The Hill Information

Thursday, May 23, 2019
8:30 p.m. – 12:00 am, Kimball Dining Hall
Members of the Class of 2019 and their families are invited to celebrate Commencement eve, and their last night on The Hill, with live music, dancing and light refreshments.

This is a ticketed event, $20 per ticket. Initial sales are limited to three tickets, including graduate. Room reservations are placed in Loyola Hall, ticketed at $50/room, and are limited to two rooms per graduate. Additional tickets are likely to be released closer to the event. Order tickets and room reservations online here.

Baccalaureate Mass Information

Thursday, May 23, 2019 
3:00 p.m., Fitton Football Stadium
Led by Fr. Boroughs, this liturgy of thanksgiving is open to all seniors, their families and their guests.
Rain Location - The Hart Center at the Luth Athletic Complex

Commencement Information

More Commencement information for graduating seniors to come.