Move-in Day for new students. Faculty, staff, and athletics teams lend a helping hand to families.
President's Picnic. The entire Arcadia community is invited to dine on Haber Green to mark the close of New Student Orientation and the official start of the fall semester.
Community Service Day. During Fall Orientation, first-year students give back to the community, whether it’s clearing debris from a park, sorting material for a charity thrift store, or cleaning up a local landmark.
Fall Fest: Family Weekend and Alumni Homecoming. Every fall, students, their families, and alumni enjoy food, fun, and the striking fall colors with members of the Arcadia community during Fall Fest.
Mr. Beaver Pageant. Each October, male contestants compete for the title of "mr. beaver" in a themed "beauty" pageant.
Knight Madness. This annual event engages the whole campus in school spirit, raffles, and games on the court!
Empty Bowl. Since 1993, students, artists, and community members have crafted handmade bowls for soup donated by local restaurants as part of an annual fundraiser to combat hunger locally and globally. Plus, you get to keep your bowl!
Frost Fest. At the end of the fall semester, take a timeout before exams and warm up with live music, free food, and a chance to win great prizes.
Global Expo. The whole campus turns out to enjoy students' Preview experiences at the Global Expo, a jam-packed afternoon of sharing stories, photos, and discoveries.
Spring Fling. Each April, there’s a slew of events over Spring Fling Weekend, including Blitz, a carnival on Haber Green; Woodstock, which has featured musical acts Black Violin, Scarletta, and Young the Giant; a drive-in movie; and a Spring Fling dance.
Capstone Presentations. Seniors present their year-long, culminating projects to the campus community.
Senior Week. A week of activities for graduating seniors, ending with a Black Tie event in Grey Towers Castle.
Commencement. Our Commencement ceremonies are held each May on Haber Green, weather permitting.
A look at annual events and traditions—from New Student Orientation to Commencement—that make Arcadia a unique and exciting community.