March 2015

  • Ring Ceremony

    Sunday, March 1, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    Celebrate all that St. Edward's University means to you and your fellow classmates by participating in the Ring Ceremony and coming together as a community filled with love, joy and respect for the Hilltop.

  • Movie on the Lawn

    Tuesday, March 3, 8:00pm-10:00pm at Holy Cross Hall Lawn

    A movie will be shown on Holy Cross Hall Lawn. Movie to be announced!

  • Marcia Kinsey Visiting Writers Series featuring Terrance Hayes

    Wednesday, March 4, 7:30pm-8:30pm at John Brooks Williams Natural Sciences Center-South Building, Room 186

    Terrance Hayes is author of Lighthead, which won the 2010 National Book Award for poetry; Muscular Music, winner of Kate Tufts Discovery Award; Hip Logic, winner of the 2001 National Poetry Series, and Wind in a Box. His latest collection, How to Be Drawn, is forthcoming in 2015. He is a professor at University of Pittsburgh. Hayes’ other honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship, a profile on the PBS Newshour with Jim Leher, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.
    Join us for a reading and Q&A with Terrance Hayes, followed by refreshments. 

  • MacLead

    Friday, March 6, 3:00pm-8:00pm at Third floor of Ragsdale

     For more information, contact the Student Life Office at (512)-448-8422. 

  • International Women's Day

    Monday, March 9, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    International Women's Day (IWD) celebrates the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. Show your support and join us! 

  • OIE on the Road

    Wednesday, March 11, 2:00pm-4:00pm at Meadow's Coffeehouse

     Meet with the advisors in the Office of International Education at Jo's Coffee Shop to talk to you about any study abroad or international student questions. NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED! So grab a cup of coffee from Jo's and talk to an OIE advisor. 
    We'd love to see you!

  • Spring Break Showcase

    Thursday, March 12, 9:30am-Tuesday, March 24, 2:30pm at Office of Admission, Main Building, Room 111

    Visit St. Edward's University During Spring Break
    We have daily morning and afternoon campus tours, residence hall tours and information sessions.  There are sessions for accepted students to learn about all the next steps to enrollment and sessions designed for prospective students to let you know what St. Edward’s has to offer.
    Program Dates:  March 12 and 13; March 16-20; and March 23 and 24
    Spring Break Showcase is free of charge, but reservations are required.  Register on our website at 

  • Seniors Staying Connected- March

    Tuesday, March 24, 6:30pm-8:30pm at Fleck Hall, Room 305

    A selected group of senior student leaders are invited to meet with top administrators each month at events hosted by the Office of Student Life. The conversations between students and administrators will serve as opportunities for students to learn valuable information about such topics as university strategic plans, history, goals, and how they can be influential in the future.

  • Open Mic Night

    Wednesday, March 25, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Meadow's Coffeehouse

     Come to Jo's and show off your chops!

  • Adventure Leadership Excursion

    Friday, March 27, 11:00am-2:00pm at

     UPB will take students on an excursion focused on developing leadership skills.

  • Pre-Departure Orientation for Summer/Fall 2015 Participants

    Friday, March 27, 2:00pm-4:00pm at John Brooks Williams Natural Sciences Center-South Building, Room 186

     Mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation for students studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2015.

  • Scholar Visit Day

    Saturday, March 28, 8:30am-4:00pm at Ragsdale Center, Ballroom, Third Floor

    Visit Day for Admission Scholarship Recipients
    High school seniors who have received a merit scholarship from the Office of Admission are invited to spend the day at St. Edward's University to learn about options for academically-accomplished students.  Take a campus tour, learn about fellowship opportunities (including the Fulbright),  take an ethics class, meet faculty and tour the residential Living Learning Communities with current scholars.
    This program is free of charge and by invitation only.   Register at

  • Cesar Chavez Birthday Pachanga

    Tuesday, March 31, 11:30am-1:00pm at Ragsdale Lawn

    Join all of campus for our annual Cesar Chavez Birthday Pachanga! Fun and festivities await during this celebration of a life well lived.
    “Once social change begins, it cannot be reversed. You cannot un-educate the person who has learned to read. You cannot humiliate the person who feels pride. You cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore."
    -Cesar Chavez, Address to the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Nov. 9, 1984 ”