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Calendar 2018

January 18, 2018
  • Spring Semester: Classes Begin
March 10-18, 2018
  • Spring Break: Campus closed March 15-16
April 1, 2018
  • Easter: No classes on April 2
April 26, 2018
  • Dallas: Unmasking Innovation: An Evening With George W. Bush, Hyatt Regency, Dallas, 6 p.m.; Event Information
May 8, 2018
  • Spring Semester: Last Day of Classes
May 10, 2018
  • Lubbock: Distinguished Alumni & Faculty Reception; Texas Tech Club (West Club Level); 6-8 p.m. 
May 11, 2018
  • Lubbock: Dean's Circle Advisory Board Meeting
May 18, 2018
  • Spring Commencement: United Supermarkets Arena; 3 p.m.
May 28, 2018
  • Memorial Day: Campus Closed
June 5, 2018
  • Summer Session I: Classes Begin
July 4, 2018
  • Independence Day: Campus Closed
July 7, 2018
  • Summer Session I: Last Day of Classes
July 10, 2018
  • Summer Session II: Classes Begin
August 10, 2018
  • Summer Session II: Last Day of Classes
August 11, 2018
  • Summer Commencement: United Supermarkets Arena; 9 a.m.
August 22, 2018
August 27, 2018
  • Fall Semester: Classes Begin
August 29, 2018
  • Arts & Sciences Day: South Lawn; Holden Hall
September 3, 2018
  • Labor Day: Campus Closed
September 15, 2018
  • Faculty/Staff Appreciation Tailgate: Red Raiders vs. Houston; West Lawn Holden Hall, Time: Noon
September 28, 2018
  • Arts & Sciences Scholarship Reception: Merket Alumni Center; Time: 6 p.m.
October 4, 2018
  • Houston Alumni Scholarship Reception: Houston Racquet Club; Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
October 18, 2018
  • Fort Worth Alumni Scholarship Reception: Frost Tower; Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
November 2, 2018
  • Lubbock: Dean's Circle Advisory Board Meeting
November 3, 2018
  • Alumni Tailgate: Red Raiders vs. Oklahoma; North Lawn Holden Hall; Time: Three Hours Prior to Kickoff
November 21-25, 2018
  • Thanksgiving Break: Campus Closed November 22-23
November 30, 2018
  • 60th Annual Carol of Lights: Time: 7 p.m.
December 5, 2018
  • Fall Semester: Last Day of Classes
December 13, 2018 - January 15, 2019
  • Winter Break: Campus Closed December 24-January 1
December 14, 2018
  • Fall Commencement: United Supermarkets Arena; Time: 3 p.m.
December 18, 2018
  • Washington D.C. Alumni Scholarship Reception: The Alpine Group; Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
December 20, 2018
  • Postgame Alumni Reception: Mustang Harry's - 352 7th Ave; Time: Following TTU vs. Duke at Madison Square Garden

Events

The College of Arts & Sciences holds numerous events throughout the year for alumni, students, faculty and staff. Your active involvement is crucial to our success. If you have questions or ideas for events, please contact Cathey Durham at (806) 834-4754 or by email at cathey.durham@ttu.edu.

Houston Alumni Scholarship Reception

Join fellow alumni in the Houston area for a scholarship reception benefitting students in the College of Arts & Sciences. The reception will be held at the Houston Racquet Club on October 4 and will begin at 5:30 p.m. To R.S.V.P, email or call Cathey Durham at 806.834.4754.

Fort Worth Alumni Scholarship Reception

Join fellow alumni in the Fort Worth area for a scholarship reception benefitting students in the College of Arts & Sciences. The reception will be held at Frost Tower on October 18 and will begin at 5:30 p.m. To R.S.V.P, email or call Cathey Durham at 806.834.4754.

Alumni Tailgate

The Fourth Annual College of Arts & Sciences Alumni Tailgate will begin three hours prior to kickoff of the Texas Tech-Oklahoma game on Saturday, November 30. The tailgate will feature food, beverages and live music and will be located on the lawn northeast of Holden Hall. Purchase Tickets(proceeds benefit A&S scholarship fund)