Stress Free Finals

April 25th – May 3rd

Looking to relax just before finals?

Do you often find yourself juggling many assignments at one time? The semester is quickly coming to a close, along with this comes added stress from exams, papers and projects. Stress Free Finals Week provides you with an opportunity to relax and breakaway from your day-to-day worries.

Event Calendar

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Stress Free Finals Kickoff

Student Center Circle Drive
11:30am – 1:30pm

Zumba

CRWC, Multipurpose Room 1
5:00 – 5:45pm

Shake, Sweat, and De-Stress in this 45-minute dance fitness party! If you have not taken Group Fitness with Campus Recreation before, please arrive 10 minutes early to complete a waiver and join.

SPB Presents: Glow In The Dark Capture Flag

Lynn Eusan Park
6:00 – 9:00pm

Come out and play Glow In The Dark Capture The Flag at Lynn Euasn Park.

Alternative Study Spot at CDI

Center for Diversity and Inclusion, SC South B12
5:00 – 8:00pm

Join the staff in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion as we keep our doors opened after hours for some quiet study time! Come enjoy some snacks that will kick start your brain for some heavy studying!

Snack and Paint

Student Center, Downtown Room
6:30 – 8:30pm

Campus Recreation Crawfish Boil

Campus Recreation
4:00pm until we run out

Come join Campus Recreation for free crawfish on April 28th starting at 4pm. The Boil will be held on the front lawn of the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. Invite your UH friends and come hungry! Cougar card required.

Alternative Study Spot at CDI

Center for Diversity and Inclusion, SC South B12
5:00 – 8:00pm

Join the staff in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion as we keep our doors opened after hours for some quiet study time! Come enjoy some snacks that will kick start your brain for some heavy studying!

The Hunting Ground: Screening and Discussion

Student Center Theater
7:00 – 9:00pm

The Women and Gender Resource Center will be screening the documentary The Hunting Ground with a discussion to follow. This film follows the stories of several college students seeking justice after sexual violence on their campuses.

Opening reception: UH School of Art Annual Student Exhibition

Blaffer Art Museum
6:00 – 9:00pm

Every spring this popular exhibition introduces the UH campus and Houston audiences to the work of the School of Art undergraduate seniors and first and second year graduate students.

Breakfast and Bluebooks

Student Center North Tables
8:30 – 9:30am

Unwind with Wellness

CRWC 103B Wellness Center
2:00 – 6:00pm

UH Wellness welcomes you to come and unwind with some stress relief activities. There will be dogs waiting to play, free chair massages, mindful meditation, and healthy snacks. Plus, a cool DIY Project with clay and paint. We hope to see you and a few friends on May 2nd.

Alternative Study Spot at CDI

Center for Diversity and Inclusion, SC South B12
5:00 – 8:00pm

Join the staff in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion as we keep our doors opened after hours for some quiet study time! Come enjoy some snacks that will kick start your brain for some heavy studying!

Paws and Relax

MD Anderson Library
7:00 – 9:00pm

Local organization Faithful Paws will bring certified therapy dogs to the MD Anderson Library for four days, Monday-Thursday 7-9pm, of stress relief. Drop in for petting, snuggling and treat-feeding with these gentle and friendly canines.

Finals Mania

MD Anderson Library Rockwell Pavilion 8:30 – 10:00pm

Free pancakes, sausage, juice, snacks and MORE for all UH students at Finals Mania! Take a break from studying and enjoy some of the free food and fun at this UH tradition. All you need is your Cougar Card ID.

STUDENT APPRECIATION DAY!

Student Center Games Room / Satellite Games Room
9:00am – 5:00pm

FREE Bowling, Billiards and Table Tennis with UH/ID (two hour time limit if waiting lists form)

SHASTA’s CONES & MORE CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY!

Shasta’s Cones and More
10:00am – 10:00pm

$1 Ice Cream /Single scoop of your favorite Ice Cream!

Alternative Study Spot at CDI

Center for Diversity and Inclusion, SC South B12
5:00 – 8:00pm

Join the staff in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion as we keep our doors opened after hours for some quiet study time! Come enjoy some snacks that will kick start your brain for some heavy studying!

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