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This week
Congratulations to December 2014 Graduates!

Fall 2014 Final Exams Begin. (See the schedule here.)


2:00 pm · Holy Mass · San Timoteo Chapel (PRH First Floor)


5:00 pm · Mid-Year Commencement · SIH Auditorium


Fall 2014 University Housing Move-Out Date


Football Match: SLU-Madrid vs. La posada de Sestao, Tuesday, December 16, 8:00 pm

Football Match: SLU-Madrid vs Irmandiños Celestes, Wednesday, December 17, 8:00 pm

Check the Sports Schedule here >>

Click here for the latest news from Sports Director, César Rioja >>


Ice Skating. Madrid has several large ice skating rinks which are open until January 6. A great way to release stress from final exams.

Mercados de Navidad (Christmas markets in Madrid). There are several for you to choose from.

VXII Century Nativity Scene from the Spanish Baroque art. Until February 1. Palacio de Cibeles. Plaza de Cibeles, s/n; Metro: Banco de España.

Click here for more cultural offerings >>


Professors’ Deadline to Submit Fall 2014 Final Grades: Monday, December 22

Spring 2015 New Student Arrival and University Housing Move-In: Sunday, January 11

New Student Welcome Sessions: Monday-Tuesday, January 12-13 

Spring 2015 First Day of Classes: Wednesday, January 14


Congratulations to SLU-Madrid’s December 2014 Graduates!

Final Exams (December 15-19) take place in the rooms where classes normally meet, but follow a special schedule. See the schedule here.

Library Schedule:
Monday-Thursday, Dec. 15-18 (9:00 am-10:00 pm)
Friday, Dec. 19 (9:00 am-7:00 pm)
Closed for holidays, from Dec. 20 to Jan. 11

The Main Reading room will remain open until midnight, Monday through Thursday, this week.

NOTE: All library materials out on loan to non-returning students must be returned to the library and all outstanding fines or fees paid up before 7:00 pm on Friday, December 19.

Book Buy-Back: See the list posted at the Bookstore. Book Buy-Back runs from Monday-Friday, December 15-19, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Fall 2014 Office Hours

Fall 2014 Academic Calendar


Opportunities & Invitations
Read the third issue of SLU Madrid's Graphic Design students’ magazine, LUCID.

Celebrate the achievement of your classmates. SLU-Madrid's Midyear Commencement Ceremony takes place on Friday, December 19, 5:00 pm, SIH Auditorium.

SLU Library Associates announce the Undergraduate Writing Award, a new literary award for SLU undergraduates. First prize is $500 and online publication in St. Louis Magazine. Short fiction, poetry and literary nonfiction.

Help others have a warmer holiday this year. Donate clean, warm clothes to SLU-Madrid’s Annual Christmas Clothing Drive! Collection box at the entrance of Padre Rubio Hall.

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