Semester Shutdown

12/8/18 Schedule

On Saturday, Dec. 8, Semester Shutdown features dozens of fun activities in the Morrison Commons and a candlelight worship service in the Chapel.

All Day

Arcade Games (Campus Life), Siverson Lounge

4 to 8 p.m. 

Watch the Women's Basketball vs. Upper Iowa (3:30 p.m.) and Men's Basketball vs. Upper Iowa (TBD) in the Huddle!


Therapy Dogs, Siverson Lounge

7:00 p.m.

Candlelight Service, Chapel

7-9 p.m.

Encompass Humanity Succulant and Pottery Sale, Student Street

7 to 11 p.m.

Visual Arts Club Cookie Decorating, the Concourse

7 to Midnight

Game Night (ATGO), Huddle

8 to 9:30 p.m.

Ornament Decorating (Augustana NSSLHA), Student Street

8 to 10 p.m.

Massages, 3-in-1 Room

Tunnel Tours (ASA), meet in Back Alley

Bookstore Open — 25% off Sweats and Cold Weather Gear | Additional 50% Clearance Items | DOOR PRIZES! Ornament decorating! Picture coloring! Snacks!

8 to 11 p.m.

Teen Town Stocking Stuffer Making (SALT), Siverson Lounge

8:30 to 9 p.m.

Guided Meditation (Better Together), Interfaith Reflection Room

11:00 p.m.

Moonlight Breakfast (Dean of Students Office), Ordal Dining Hall

11:30 p.m.

Bingo (Campus Life), Ordal Dining Hall

Originally created as alternative programming for students on the eve of Reading Day, the current incarnation of Semester Shutdown coordinates the efforts of a multitude of student organizations and University services. Annually, 600+ students attend an evening of programs that varies from the unique to the traditional holiday.