The University of Arizona

Finals Survival Week

We want you to do your best during finals. So Finals Survival Week has FREE, food specials, events and resources to ensure you de-stress, re-focus and re-energize. Check out the schedule below! Stay healthy and be well, Wildcats. 

Finals Survival Week is brought to University of Arizona students by an interdisciplinary committee dedicated to supporting students during Finals Week each semester. By providing educational services, study resources and avenues for improved health and wellness, this initiative helps UA students stay focused on success.

Name Description Date Timesort descending Location
Free Blue Books and Scantrons We will be giving out 1,000 Blue Books and 1,000 Scantrons; while supplies lasts until May 9, 2019 or until we run out. They will be at the registers when you check out. 4/22 to 5/9 (All day) UA BookStores
UA Campus Health Activities Want to talk? Our friendly CAPS counselors are here to listen. Monday-Friday 9am-4pm for CAPS triage hours. We also have FREE granola bars, apples & oranges in the CHS lobbies! 4/22 to 5/10 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM CAPS - 3rd floor of the Campus Health Service
Workshop Wednesday: Preparing for Final Exams Preparing for final exams can be difficult, but if you come to our free Preparing for Final Exams workshop, then we can show you several ways to make your final exams less stressful. From study methods like learning how to effectively utilize flashcards to time management techniques, like the 8-day study plan. We have the tools to make this round of final exams your most successful and least stressful yet! 4/24 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Science-Engineering Library, Room 311
"Paws" for a Study Break Therapy Dogs, Board Games, Aromatherapy and Zen Garden, and Free Study Snacks! 4/25 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Main Library
Coffee Break! Enjoy a coffee break with free snacks and therapy dogs! 4/26 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Fine Arts Library
"Paws" for a Study Break Smorgasbord of free snacks plus lots of Therapy Dogs! Who loves puppies??? We Do!! 4/28 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Main Library and Weaver Science-Engineering Library
Donut Panic! Don't panic get a donut! Yes, it's free. :) 4/30 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM UA BookStores
Relax & Recharge at the Museum Feeling overwhelmed with final projects and exams? We’ll have coffee, snacks and simple art activities all day at UAMA so you can take a break, de-stress and boost your creativity. From 1:00-3:00 p.m., come paint with College of Fine Arts Ambassadors and take home your own canvas. At 2:30 p.m., join a yoga nidra class guided by Leslie Langbert. Yoga nidra is an evidence-based method that supports the body’s ability to regenerate, heal and reduce stress. During the practice, the body is relaxed and still while the mind remains alert, guided through a visualization and sensory journey. RSVP on the link! 4/30 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM UAMA
RHA’s Stress Less Fest The event will be on 4/30 from 5-7 on the Mall and will feature Brush and Bottle, a Juice Bar, coloring, and more! 4/30 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM UA Mall
WEB Water Park Day WEB's Annual WaterPark Day including water slides and free food to celebrate the last day of classes. 5/1 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM UA Mall
Free Solo Screening and Rock Wall Get motivated for your finals with FREE Outdoor Screening of Free Solo with Cats After Dark and the Loft. Featuring rock wall climbing, free snacks, and de-stressing activities! 5/1 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM UA Mall
Dogs and Donuts Therapy dogs, free donuts, board games, and Aromatherapy and Zen Gardens! 5/2 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Main Library
FINAL BEAR DOWN: Taco Night! Remember Pancake Breakfast at PSU, SUMC and Bear Down Kitchen? Well, this semester we're bringing you FREE TACOS. Come to the UA Mall from 6 - 9pm! Wildcat Events Board is bringing the all the fun with Coca-Cola prizes, live DJ, photo booth, Wilbur and Wilma and more! Bring your CatCard! Hosted by: WEB, Student Union and Dean of Students. 5/2 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM UA Mall
Zen Day at Campus Rec Rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit from 3-5pm! 5/3 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Campus Recreation
UA Health Sciences Study Break Come enjoy free coffee and snacks, and say hi to the therapy dogs! 5/6 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM UA Health Sciences Library