The week between final exams and Commencement Monday is Senior Week- an opportunity to celebrate the graduating class while providing opportunities for seniors to find closure to their time at Boston College in a fun and meaningful way. Senior Week programming includes 100 Days Dance, Dance through the Decades, Mod Relays, Senior Toast and Class Picture, Commencement Ball, and more!

Senior Week is the product of the hard work of the Senior Week Student Committee and the Office of Student Involvement (OSI) staff. More information on specific events for Senior Week 2023 will be added to this page as the Spring semester progresses. Any questions regarding Senior Week can be sent to


See below for information on what to expect as part of Senior Week 2023. 



More Senior Week Programming and details will be added over the coming months.

Boston Red Sox Game

The Boston Red Sox Game (vs. Houston Astros) is Monday, May 15 at 7:10 p.m at Fenway Park. Tickets: $23+ fees


Dance through the Decades

Scheduled for Tuesday, May 16 from 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. at the Royale Boston. Tickets: $40 + fees.

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Mod Relays and BCPD BBQ

Scheduled for Wednesday, May 17 from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the Mods and Mod Lot. Free! Form a team (or join as an individual) for this relay race through the Mods - both mental and physical activities included. Sign ups will be sent prior to the event.

Candlelight Mass

Scheduled for Wednesday, May 17 at 9:30 p.m, St. Joseph's Chapel. No tickets necessary. Join us for the traditional Candlelight Mass on Upper Campus followed by beer, wine, cheese, and dessert reception at the O'Connell House.


Trivia Night

Scheduled for Wednesday, May 17 from 7:00 p.m. | On Campus


Agape Latte

Scheduled for Thursday, May 18 at 12:00 p.m. in O’Neill Plaza. Meet up with some of your favorite Agape Latte speakers and enjoy lunch and a conversation about your time here at the Heights! Free boxed lunch and Agape Latte Senior Week T-shirts.

Senior Toast & Class Picture

Scheduled for Thursday, May 18 at 3:30 p.m. at the Plaza outside O'Neill Library followed by the toast located on lower lawn. Sponsored by Alumni Association. Come enjoy one final picture before toasting your way into the Alumni network!

Commencement Ball

Scheduled for Friday, May 19 at 8:00 p.m.-midnight at the Boston Sheraton Hotel. Tickets: $100 + fees - tickets still available! Come together for one final Senior Week event in your formal attire for food, music, and dancing. Seniors may purchase a ticket for a guest to this event.

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Class of 2023 Fireworks!

Scheduled for Saturday May 20 at 9:00 p.m, stop by Baldwin's Backyard for fireworks! The fireworks will be viewable from the Mods, The Connell Recreation Center Lot, and Lower Campus! Fireworks will start at 9 PM, with free desserts in Baldwin's Backyard starting at 8:30 PM.

Senior Sunrise

Scheduled for Monday, May 22 at 5:30 a.m., Shea Field. Before getting ready for Commencement, come and watch the sunrise on your big day!


Additional Senior Events

Events include: Mod 500 on Friday, April 28 and a Senior Darty on Monday, May 15 at 3:00 p.m., sponsored by University Advancement, and Senior Week Kairos on Tuesday, May 16 sponsored by Campus Ministry. Please note The Senior Darty event is open to Senior donors; invite to follow.


More Senior Week Programming and details will be added over the coming months.

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