Red Raiders Prepare for Final Exams

Texas Tech students gear up for finals week.

Studying Students

This time of the semester can be very stressful for most Texas Tech University students, but it doesn’t have to be. To alleviate that stress, the university is offering different activities throughout finals week. From free food to tutoring, students can take advantage of the many different events happening during finals week to help unwind and prepare for finals.

  • Tech Activities Board All Day Movie

The Tech Activities Board is showing “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 2) in the Escondido Theatre at the Student Union Building (SUB).

  • Rest and Relaxation Night

Take a break and relax before finals start! Enjoy free massages, games, snacks, coloring book pages, and test supplies on Wednesday (Dec. 2) from 6 – 9 p.m. in the Red Raider Lounge at the SUB.

  • Dead Day Event

Enjoy inflatables, massages, food, and free tutoring from 12- 6 p.m. in the SUB Ballroom during Dead Day Thursday (Dec. 3).

  • Study Nights at the Union

The SUB will open until midnight each night during finals week to cater to studying Texas Tech students.

  • Texas Tech MindSpa

Pamper and nurture your mind, body and spirit with the Student Counseling CenterMindSpa. Relax with massage chairs and meditation as your relieve the stress of finals week. The Student Counseling Center is located on the second floor of the Student Wellness Center.

  • Texas Tech Library

The Texas Tech University Library will be open 24 hours each day during finals week, including the weekend.

Center for Campus Life

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