October 11, 2019 Snow Day Activities

Dining Services:

Marauders Cove: closed

Chesterton's: open 4:30pm - 11pm

Crows Nest: open and serving all the normal offerings in the normal hours


Friday, Oct. 11, 4:30pm – 6:00pm: MAC Give A-Away LVUC Starion Bank Lower Living Room
Friday, Oct. 11, 5:30pm – 6:00pm: Hall of Fame & Alumni Recognition Banquet Social,
Chick’s Place
Friday, Oct. 11, 6:00pm – 8:00pm: Hall of Fame & Alumni Recognition Banquet Dinner
Founders Hall
Saturday, Oct 12, 9:00pm – 12:00am: Formal Homecoming Dance
Student activity, Founder’s Hall

Sunday, Oct 13, 12pm: Marauders Football Game vs. Upper Iowa University
MDU Resources Community Bowl

University Ministry:

Mass: 7 AM in Benet Chapel and Noon in Our Lady of the Word Chapel

Adoration: 7 AM - 11 PM in Benet Chapel. Email Jacob Gartner, [email protected], if you aren’t able to make your Holy Hour. 

Confessions: 3 PM in Benet Chapel


  • The fieldhouse fitness center is open
  • Open gym starting at 7pm

Student Life:

Roers Hall

  • Hygge Study Session 10am-1pm in Siena Lounge:
    We will set the lounge up in a cozy environment and serve warm drink and have coffee shop music playing to promote staying in and studying. 
  • Popcorn/game night 4-6pm Siena Lounge:
    Regular weekly program-Roers hall entry 7:30pm-10pm 

North Hall

  • Ping Pong Tournament 11AM in Frasatti Lounge
  • Board Game Extravaganza 2PM in Wojtyla Kitchen
  • Pool (billiards) Party 5PM in More Lounge

Boniface West

  • 10 a.m. Board Game Bonanza in first floor lounge!
  • 1 p.m. Mario Kart/Super Smash in second floor lounge!
  • 5 p.m. Snack Bar in Subiaco!

Hillside/GB/Boniface East

  • Snow-Slumber Day Party 1:00-3:00pm, Greg Butler

Boniface East

  • 1:00-2:00pm Tea Time, First Floor Lounge


  • Snow-Day Pajama Party 11:00-1:00pm, First Floor Lounge


  • 12PM Board games and snacks by the Chesterton’s Fireplace
  • 5PM Painting Class with the Theo Art School in Chesterton’s 

Things to Do on Campus

Join a thriving, dynamic campus community with limitless opportunities to be active and engaged. The University of Mary offers a vibrant student life experience with a wide variety student organizations, athletics, volunteer experiences, campus-based ministry and worship (including daily mass), student recreation, and more.

Student Organizations

Students gain leadership and career-related experience through Mary’s 30-plus student organizations that range from professional groups and student government to planning campus events that reflect the University’s Benedictine values.

The community on campus is incredible. There is a sense of camaraderie among not only your peers, but the faculty and staff as well. Everyone is welcoming and cares about each other."

Katelyn Pahl, Business Administration and Marketing, 2015

More Campus Highlights

  1. Chesterton's

    Our 24/7 community space offers students a place to study, socialize, watch television, play pool, or enjoy one of Bismarck’s greatest views.

  2. University Ministry

    Take part in retreats, studies in Sacred Scripture, prayer groups, volunteer opportunities, and social gatherings.

  3. Student Government

    Gain leadership experience while working with other students to improve campus life and support student programs.

  4. Marauders Activities Committee

    Help to develop student programs to enhance social and cultural life at Mary while conveying our Christian, Catholic, Benedictine values.

  5. Music and Theater

    Participate in a University of Mary campus music ensemble or stage production.

  6. The Summit

    Focusing on issues, events and people, our student newspaper is published monthly in print and online.

  7. Student Recreation

    Try that new sport or activity that you always wanted to learn—student recreation is a fun way to meet new friends and get involved.