We have put together a week of events for our graduating class of 2017. It is our last hurrah, our way of saying thank you and our time to say goodbye. Come out to any or all of the events and make your last weeks as a Johnny a time you won’t forget.
You can purchase all tickets at Campus Concierge in the D’Angelo Center starting April 24th. All events are on a first-come, first-served basis. Every student must bring their StormCard and Government ID to all events. All service events will have a sign up link sent out via email, promoted via @SJUSGI, as well as occur at Campus Concierge.
Senior BBQ | Monday, May 1 | 12PM-3PM | Location TBD
Come out to one last SJU BBQ just for seniors! Enjoy great food and music, purchase your class cup and connect with Alumni Relations.
Free admission | Cups are $5
Seniors Serve | Saturday, May 13 – Tuesday, May 16
Reconnect with the mission of St. John’s and serve the community alongside your fellow grads, and your alumni community. Be sure to wear red!
League of Yes | Saturday, May 13 | Pick up at 7:45-12PM | Suffolk, NY
Take the field with your fellow Johnnies as we serve and make our national pastime accessible to everyone. We will depart from the Queens Campus at 7:45 sharp, transportation will be provided to everyone that signs up.
Storm Out Hunger | Monday, May 15 | DAC 407
Join your class and alumni as we participate in a mass meal packing event.
Seniors Lucky Strike | Wednesday, May 17 | 7PM-10PM | Lucky Strike Manhattan, 624-660 W 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Kick back with your classmates at this casual get together in the Luxe Room. Complete with 4 private lanes, you’ll be able to enjoy complimentary food, beverages, and rental shoes. Bowling not your style? Play a game of billiards, ping pong, or take in a game on one of TV’s in the area. This is our time and space, Johnnies! One roundtrip Metro Card will be provided at the time of ticket purchase. Seniors may purchase one additional guest ticket.
$10 for SJU Grads | $15 for Guests (limit 1)
Seniors at The Park | Thursday, May 18 | 7PM-11PM | THE PARK Restaurant, 118 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011
Enjoy live music and delicious gourmet hors d’oeuvres with friends and alumni at Manhattan’s The Park Restaurant! One roundtrip Metro Card will be provided at time of ticket purchase. Seniors may purchase one additional guest ticket.
$25 for SJU Grads | $30 for Guests (limit 1) | $40 for Alumni
Seniors take Broadway | Friday, May 19 | 8 PM
New York is home to one of the largest art scenes, and it’s your turn to take in a show. Whether you want to see wishes being granted, or want to see how an unlikely partnership forms in order to save a business, we have something for you. Pick between seeing Aladdin or Kinky Boots. Seniors may purchase up to two additional guest tickets.
$25 for SJU Grads | $30 for Guests (limit 2)
Aladdin – New Amsterdam Theatre, 214 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036
Kinky Boots – Al Hirschfeld Theatre, 302 W 45th St, New York, NY 10036
Baccalaureate Mass | Saturday, May 20 | 4PM (Doors open at 3PM) | St. Thomas More Church
Please join us for a celebratory final mass on campus. Grads are encouraged to wear your gowns and are welcome to participate in mass. Please contact the Campus Ministry Office in Marillac Room 237 or at 718-990-6255 for tickets and questions.
Tickets are free for Graduates and Guests
Family Graduate Dinner | Saturday, May 20 | 5:30PM (Doors open at 5PM) | Carnesecca Arena
Enjoy an evening with family and friends on the eve of graduation. Our world famous Carnesecca arena is transformed into a beautiful dining space for the evening. Enjoy a full three course meal, open bar and a keynote address by alumni Eileen Dillon.
$25 for SJU Grads | $30 for Guests (limit 5)
Class of 2017 Commencement | Sunday, May 21 | 10am | Great Lawn