Students who plan to march in the Commencement ceremony must wear academic regalia. Baccalaureate degree and graduate students wear a black gown, mortarboard (black hat), tassel and a colorful hood. Associate degree students do not wear a hood.

If you have not already made plans to pick up your regalia via the survey, please plan to pick up your regalia during Senior Week at The Stable during regular store hours. Please visit The Stable's website at to purchase other Commencement related items.

For more information about regalia contact Alison Seward, store manager, at 603.526.1869 or

Senior Week Events

  • Monday, May 3

    Senior Wacky Bingo | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | Dining Hall & Wheeler Hall

    Kick off Senior Week with this campus tradition! Spend time with your friends and join the fun at Senior Wacky Bingo night with prizes and raffles.

  • Tuesday, May 4

    Outdoor Movie Night | 8-10 p.m. | Quad

    Grab a blanket and some popcorn and join us out on the Quad for a movie night! Cheese Louise, The Smoothie Bus and Monster’s Tacos food trucks will provide delicious treats. Movie to be determined.

  • Wednesday, May 5

    Burpee Beach Fiesta | 4-7 p.m. | Quad

    Join us for an evening of margaritas, cervezas, and Mexican cuisine! Challenge your friends on a mechanical bull and at mini golf, giant corn hole and inflatable axe throwing. Bar will be available to those 21+ (cash, credit, debit accepted). Stop by the Alumni Office table to meet the staff and receive your free senior gift. Complimentary drink tickets will also be available, courtesy of the Alumni Office.

  • Thursday, May 6

    Sipping with Bob Ross Senior Toast | 1-3 p.m. | Dining Hall

    Come toast the senior class with an opportunity to share speeches and memories of your time at CSC. Additionally, test out your painting, coloring and card skills. Enjoy drinks and fancy h’ors d’oeuvres with your friends! Bob Ross paint by number mini kits and playing cards will be available (limited quantity). Free raffles. Bar will be available to those 21+ (cash, credit, debit accepted). 70s attire encouraged!

    CSC Trivia | 7-8 p.m. | Virtual

    How well do you know Colby-Sawyer College? Create a team, test your knowledge and compete to win! Prizes awarded to the top three teams.

  • Friday, May 7

    Senior Dinner | 6-8 p.m. | Dining Hall

    Get together with your classmates for a final meal on campus. Semiformal attire encouraged.

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