How to Adult Series

Wednesday, February 28 | 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. | Alumni House

Financial Strategies 101: How to not to be Young, Dumb, and Broke

Hear from WashU alum, Mark Hannah, AB ’98, about helpful strategies to plan for your financial future after graduation at our first event of the series.

Is there good debt versus bad debt? Is this rent too much? Learn about why you should start saving for retirement now and pay off your credit card debt as soon as possible!

Free Chick-fil-a! And WashU swag for the first 20 students that register and attend! Register here.


Tuesday, March 6 | 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. | Umrath Lounge

Fine Wining

Learn from Gene Baldi, Bon Appetit’s wine rep, the basics about wine and what types of wine pairs best with what types of food.

The event will include a tasting of 5 wines each paired with a complementary appetizer.

Cost: $5. Limited capacity. Register here.


Tuesday, March 27 | 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. | Alumni House

Taco Tuesday with Dr. Tim Bono

Taco Night with Tim. What more can you have?

Join us for a taco dinner and discussion with Dr. Bono as he shares advice from his newly released book, When Likes Aren’t Enough: A Crash Course in the Science of Happiness.

Free Qdoba! Limited capacity. Registration here.


Thursday, April 5 | 5 – 6 p.m. | Tisch Commons

Senior Class Toast

Make sure to put Senior Toast in your calendar for April 5, between 5 to 6 p.m. in Tisch Commons. This is where the Commencement Speaker will be announced!

Please join Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton, the Washington University Alumni Association, and the Senior Class Council for the announcement of the 2018 Commencement speaker and the Senior Class Toast.

Food and drink will be provided.

How to Adult events are for seniors only.

Be sure to check your email and the Class of 2018 Facebook group for registration information for each of the series events!