Finals Week: Our Guide To Success

Best of luck to all Anselmians as final exams commence! Below, please find a helpful list of resources, and activities offered to help ensure you successfully conquer finals week. Be sure to stop by "Pet-A-Pooch" for some stress relief, and take advantage of Geisel Library's "Frazzle Free Finals" activities throughout the week!

Frazzle Free Finals Guide 2015Exam Schedule

Evening classes that meet twice a week may hold exam on either night.

Examination Date Class and Hour Time of Exam
Saturday, May 7 9:30 MWF 9:00 AM
11:30 TR 1:00 PM
 Monday, May 9 11:30 MWF 9:00 AM
2:30 TR 1:00 PM
4:00 MW 5:30 PM
Monday evening Regular hour
Tuesday, May 10 10:30 MWF 9:00 AM
2:30 MW 1:00 PM
5:30 TR 5:30 PM
Tuesday evening Regular hour
Wednesday, May 11 10:00 TR 9:00 AM
1:30 MWF 1:00 PM
5:30 MW 5:30 PM
Wednesday evening Regular hour
 Thursday, May 12 8:30 MWF 9:00 AM
4:00 TR 1:00 PM
Thursday evening Regular hour
 Friday, May 13 8:30 TR 9:00 AM
1:00 TR 1:00 PM

Geisel Library's "Frazzle-Free-Finals"

All week, the Geisel Library will once again be offering fun and relaxing activities to help you survive final exams. The library is here to help you stay relaxed, prepared, and stress-free during your exams.

Bubble Break

Thursday, 5/5
2 – 4 p.m.

Take advantage of this opportunity to "blow" off a little steam with some fun bubbles! Join us out in front of the Library to channel your inner kid and blow bubbles! If the weather is bad, we won't cancel – stay tuned for updates!


Friday 5/6
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Roseann Latona of White Swan Yoga will be offering a stress-busting yoga class in the library to help relieve some of that exam week tension! Space is limited. You MUST preregister for this session.

Java Jolt

Friday, 5/6
9 p.m.

Take a study break, visit with friends, and grab some hot beverages, snacks, and laughter with the always smiling and jovial Charles Getchell, during our JAVA JOLT!

Bean Bag Toss

Saturday, 5/7, Sunday 5/8, Monday 5/9
All day!

Join in a therapeutic game to burn off a little stress. Where else is it OK to throw stuff around indoors?

Cookie Break

Saturday, 5/7
2 – 4 p.m.

Enjoy a springtime cookie break. Decorate your own cookie and relax with a tasty treat.


The King Edward Society's popular Pet-A-Pooch program moves to its new location in the Geisel Library! Join our furry, four-footed friends and take a break from your studies for a few minutes in the Learning Commons off the lobby.

Pet A Pooch LogoSaturday, 5/7
2:30 p.m., Tee-Tonka and Tom

Monday, 5/9
2 – 3 p.m., Cody and Val
TBD, Tux and Donna

Tuesday, 5/10
11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Cody and Val
TBD, Tux and Donna
TBD, Dorene Bourque and her pup

Ongoing Activities

  • Relaxation Station (coloring pages, crosswords, cards, & games!) by the Reference Desk.
  • "Bookface" Photo Booth
  • Also, watch our Twitter and Facebook feeds for R2D2's Snack Attack!

Geisel Library Hours

Reading Days

  • Thursday, May 5
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Friday, May 6
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.

 Exam Week

  • Saturday, May 7
    • 9 a.m. – 11 p.m.
  • Sunday, May 8
    • 9 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Monday, May 9
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Tuesday, May 10
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Wednesday, May 11
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Thursday, May 12
    • 8 a.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Friday, May 13
    • 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Davison "Study Hall"

Beginning Friday, May 6, the Davison Hall dining room is available as a study hall throughout the exam period.

Study Hall Hours: 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning.