Campus Events

Upcoming non-academic events at Nicholls State University.

February 27, 2017
  • Men's Golf away at Colin Montgomerie Invitational
    February 27, 2017

    Location: Spring, Texas


    The invitational will be held at The Traditions at Cypresswood. Visit hbuhuskies.com for more details.



February 28, 2017
  • Men's Golf away at Colin Montgomerie Invitational
    February 28, 2017

    Location: Spring, Texas


    The invitational will be held at The Traditions at Cypresswood. Visit hbuhuskies.com for more details.



  • Mardi Gras Krewe of Ghana Parade
    February 28, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Thibodaux, Louisiana


    Parade begins at John L. Guidry Stadium. Free and premium paid parking available at Nicholls. Visit nicholls.edu/parking/mardi-gras-parking for details. For a map of the parade route, visit ci.thibodaux.la.us/departments/marketing/parades.asp.



  • Baseball away at LSU
    February 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana


    Visit lsusports.net for tickets and game day details.



March 1, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Tennis away at Jackson State
    March 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Jackson, Mississippi


    Visit jsutigers.com for match details.



  • Dungeon Crawlers Meeting
    March 1, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    Location: Mardi Gras Suite, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    The Dungeon Crawlers will host a meeting for all club members and/or current Dungeons & Dragons gamers.



  • Women's Basketball away at Lamar
    March 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    Location: Beaumont, Texas


    Visit lamarcardinals.com for tickets and game-day details.



March 2, 2017
  • Colonel Catholics Eucharistic Procession
    March 2, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: St. Thomas Aquinas to Nicholls Quadrangle


    Colonel Catholics and community members will walk from St. Thomas Aquinas to the Nicholls Quadrangle. Father Andre Melancon will then have adoration and confession under a tent in the Quad.



  • Mr. and Ms. Nicholls Election Code Meeting
    March 2, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Location: Leaders Suite, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    The Election Commissioner will hold an election code meeting for Mr. and Ms. Nicholls nominees.



  • Deadline for Mr. & Ms. Nicholls nominations
    March 2, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Location: SGA Office, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    Nominations for Mr. & Ms. Nicholls are due Thursday, March 2 by 4:30 p.m. to the SGA Office. Co-Curricular forms are required for this election.



  • Baseball home vs. West Virginia
    March 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



  • Men's Basketball away at Lamar
    March 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    Location: Beaumont, Texas


    Visit lamarcardinals.com for tickets and game-day details.



  • Flute, Clarinet and Percussion Ensemble Recital
    March 2, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Lindsley Hall


    The Nicholls Flute, Clarinet and Percussion Ensemble will perform a free, public concert.



  • Mardi Gras Breakfast and Dance
    March 2, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

    Location: Galliano Dining Hall and Cotillion Ballroom, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    Open to current Nicholls students. Nicholls faculty, staff and administrators will serve a free, late-night breakfast to students, followed by a DJ-led dance in the Ballroom. Sponsored by Student Programming Association.



March 3, 2017
  • Softball away vs. Austin Peay (Red & Blue Classic)
    March 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    Location: Oxford, Mississippi


    Visit olemisssports.com for tickets and tournament details.



  • Softball away vs. UT Martin (Red & Blue Classic)
    March 3, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Location: Oxford, Mississippi


    Visit olemisssports.com for tickets and tournament details.



  • Men's Tennis home vs. Alcorn State
    March 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Nicholls Tennis Courts


    Free admission for all fans.



  • Baseball home vs. Brown
    March 3, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 4, 2017
  • Colonel Day
    March 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

    Location: Callais Recreation Center


    Colonel Day is an opportunity for prospective students and their families to learn more about Nicholls! The event will include tours of campus and the recreation center; presentations on Nicholls, financial aid and scholarships; a free lunch in the cafeteria; free admission to Colonel home athletic games; and more. RSVP at nicholls.edu/colonelday.



  • Softball away vs. Mississippi Valley State (Red & Blue Classic)
    March 4, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Location: Oxford, Mississippi


    Visit olemisssports.com for tickets and tournament details.



  • Women's Basketball home vs. UNO
    March 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Stopher Gym


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at the door.



  • Men's Basketball home vs. UNO
    March 4, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Location: Stopher Gym


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at the door.



  • Softball away vs. Ole Miss (Red & Blue Classic)
    March 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Location: Oxford, Mississippi


    Visit olemisssports.com for tickets and tournament details.



  • Baseball home vs. Brown
    March 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 5, 2017
  • Softball away vs. Austin Peay (Red & Blue Classic)
    March 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    Location: Oxford, Mississippi


    Visit olemisssports.com for tickets and tournament details.



  • Men's Tennis home vs. College of Charleston
    March 5, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Location: Nicholls Tennis Courts


    Free admission for all fans.



  • Baseball home vs. Brown
    March 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 7, 2017
  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 7, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The Buffet Service dinner is $40/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



  • Etiquette Dinner
    March 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Location: Cotillion Ballroom, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    The Nicholls and Bayou chapters of SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management) along with Nicholls Career Services will host the annual Etiquette Dinner. Guests will learn how to eat like a true professional for business dinners, lunch interviews, client dinners and more. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased before Feb. 28 in 146 Powell Hall or by calling 985-448-4175.



March 8, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Southland Conference Tournament
    March 8, 2017 - March 12, 2017

    Location: Katy, Texas


    Visit southland.org for tournament details.



  • Nicholls Students for Life Table
    March 8, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    Location: Lobby of Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    Nicholls Students for Life will host an informational table to engage the campus in discussion about issues such as abortion, human trafficking, embryonic stem cell research, support for student parents, etc.



  • Women's Tennis home vs. Southeastern
    March 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Location: Nicholls Tennis Courts


    Free admission for all fans.



March 9, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Southland Conference Tournament
    March 8, 2017 - March 12, 2017

    Location: Katy, Texas


    Visit southland.org for tournament details.



  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 9, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The American Service dinner is $40/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



March 10, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Southland Conference Tournament
    March 8, 2017 - March 12, 2017

    Location: Katy, Texas


    Visit southland.org for tournament details.



  • Men's Tennis home vs. Florida A&M
    March 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Location: Nicholls Tennis Courts


    Free admission for all fans.



  • Softball home vs. Houston Baptist University
    March 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Location: Nicholls Softball Field


    Red-Out Game. Free admission for all fans.



  • Baseball away at Northwestern State
    March 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Natchitoches, Louisiana


    Visit nsudemons.com for tickets and game day details.



March 11, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Southland Conference Tournament
    March 8, 2017 - March 12, 2017

    Location: Katy, Texas


    Visit southland.org for tournament details.



  • Softball home doubleheader vs. Houston Baptist
    March 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Nicholls Softball Field


    Free admission for all fans. Games are scheduled to begin at noon and 2 p.m.



  • Women's Tennis away at Stephen F. Austin
    March 11, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location: Nacogdoches, Texas


    Visit sfajacks.com for match details.



  • Baseball away at Northwestern State
    March 11, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Location: Natchitoches, Louisiana


    Visit nsudemons.com for tickets and game day details.



March 12, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Southland Conference Tournament
    March 8, 2017 - March 12, 2017

    Location: Katy, Texas


    Visit southland.org for tournament details.



  • Women's Tennis away at Northwestern State
    March 12, 2017

    Location: Natchitoches, Louisiana


    Match time TBD. Visit nsudemons.com for match details.



  • Online Elections for SGA & SPA Presidents, Vice Presidents and SGA Senators and Mr. & Ms. Nicholls
    March 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 15, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the election period to vote for SGA & SPA presidents, vice presidents and SGA senators along with Mr. & Ms. Nicholls.



  • Baseball away at Northwestern State
    March 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Natchitoches, Louisiana


    Visit nsudemons.com for tickets and game day details.



March 13, 2017
  • Online Elections for SGA & SPA Presidents, Vice Presidents and SGA Senators and Mr. & Ms. Nicholls
    March 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 15, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the election period to vote for SGA & SPA presidents, vice presidents and SGA senators along with Mr. & Ms. Nicholls.



  • Nicholls Alumni Colonel Golf Classic
    March 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Location: Atchafalaya Golf Course, Patterson, Louisiana


    The Nicholls Alumni Federation will host the Nicholls Alumni Colonel Golf Classic to raise scholarship funds for Nicholls students and support alumni initiatives. Alumni and community members are invited to participate in the classic and/or commit to a sponsorship. Tee-time is at 8 a.m. at Atchafalaya Golf Course in Patterson. Visit nichollsalumni.org/events for event details and sponsorship opportunities.



March 14, 2017
  • Online Elections for SGA & SPA Presidents, Vice Presidents and SGA Senators and Mr. & Ms. Nicholls
    March 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 15, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the election period to vote for SGA & SPA presidents, vice presidents and SGA senators along with Mr. & Ms. Nicholls.



  • Men's Golf away at Bob Sitton Invitational
    March 14, 2017

    Location: Dallas, Texas


    The invitational will be held at TPC Four Seasons. Visit sfajacks.com for more details.



  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The American Service dinner is $40/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



  • Baseball away vs. University of Mississippi
    March 14, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Biloxi, Mississippi


    For game day details, visit geauxcolonels.com.



March 15, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Tennis away at Texas A&M Corpus Christi
    March 15, 2017

    Location: Corpus Christi, Texas


    Match time TBD. Visit goislanders.com for match details.



  • Men's Golf away at Bob Sitton Invitational
    March 15, 2017

    Location: Dallas, Texas


    The invitational will be held at TPC Four Seasons. Visit sfajacks.com for more details.



  • Nicholls Students for Life Table
    March 15, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    Location: Lobby of Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    Nicholls Students for Life will host an informational table to engage the campus in discussion about issues such as abortion, human trafficking, embryonic stem cell research, support for student parents, etc.



  • Announcement of SGA & SPA Election Results
    March 15, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Location: Snack Bar Area, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    The election results for SGA president, vice president and senators along with SPA president and vice president will be announced.



  • Baseball home vs. Tulane
    March 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 16, 2017
  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The American Service dinner is $40/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



March 17, 2017
  • Softball away at Stephen F. Austin
    March 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Location: Nacogdoches, Texas


    Visit sfajacks.com for tickets and game details.



  • Baseball home vs. Houston Baptist
    March 17, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 18, 2017
  • Softball doubleheader away at Stephen F. Austin
    March 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Location: Nacogdoches, Texas


    Visit sfajacks.com for tickets and game details. Games are scheduled to begin at 1 and 3 p.m.



  • Baseball home vs. Houston Baptist
    March 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 19, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Tennis away at Abilene Christian
    March 19, 2017

    Location: Abilene, Texas


    Match time TBD. Visit acusports.com for match details.



  • Online Run-Off Elections for SGA and SPA Officers
    March 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 22, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the run-off election period to vote for SGA and SPA officers.



  • Baseball home vs. Houston Baptist
    March 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



March 20, 2017
  • Online Run-Off Elections for SGA and SPA Officers
    March 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 22, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the run-off election period to vote for SGA and SPA officers.



  • Early Orientation Program for Incoming Freshmen
    March 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Location: Peltier Auditorium


    By invitation only. Nicholls will welcome the Freshman Class of 2017 at its Early Orientation Programs. Incoming students will meet with an academic adviser to schedule their fall classes, pick up their Colonel ID card, explore campus clubs, meet other Nicholls students and more. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. Advance registration is required; check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. For more information, visit nicholls.edu/orientation or call 985-448-4569.



March 21, 2017
  • Online Run-Off Elections for SGA and SPA Officers
    March 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - March 22, 2017 11:59 am

    Location: Online


    All full-time students are encouraged to visit nicholls.edu during the run-off election period to vote for SGA and SPA officers.



  • Early Orientation Program for Incoming Freshmen
    March 21, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Location: Peltier Auditorium


    By invitation only. Nicholls will welcome the Freshman Class of 2017 at its Early Orientation Programs. Incoming students will meet with an academic adviser to schedule their fall classes, pick up their Colonel ID card, explore campus clubs, meet other Nicholls students and more. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. Advance registration is required; check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. For more information, visit nicholls.edu/orientation or call 985-448-4569.



  • Softball away at LSU
    March 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana


    Visit lsusports.net for tickets and game day details.



March 22, 2017
  • Announcement of SGA and SPA Run-Off Election Results
    March 22, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Location: Snack Bar Area, Bollinger Memorial Student Union


    Election results from the run-off for SGA and SPA officers will be announced.



  • Baseball home vs. Southern University
    March 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Didier Field


    For tickets, visit geauxcolonels.com or purchase at gate.



  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 22, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The Russian Service dinner is $75/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



March 23, 2017
  • Bistro Ruth Dinner Service
    March 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Location: Lanny D. Ledet Culinary Arts Building


    Bistro Ruth offers first-class dining experiences designed, prepared and served by Chef John Folse Culinary Institute students. The Russian Service dinner is $75/person. Advance reservations required. Call 985-493-2700.



March 24, 2017
  • Softball home vs. Southeastern
    March 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Location: Nicholls Softball Field


    Greek Life Night. Free admission for all fans.



  • Baseball away at McNeese
    March 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana


    Visit mcneesesports.com for tickets and game day details.



March 25, 2017
  • Early Orientation Program for Incoming Freshmen
    March 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Location: Peltier Auditorium


    By invitation only. Nicholls will welcome the Freshman Class of 2017 at its Early Orientation Programs. Incoming students will meet with an academic adviser to schedule their fall classes, pick up their Colonel ID card, explore campus clubs, meet other Nicholls students and more. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students. Advance registration is required; check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. For more information, visit nicholls.edu/orientation or call 985-448-4569.



  • Softball home doubleheader vs. Southeastern
    March 25, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Nicholls Softball Field


    Free admission for all fans. Games are scheduled to begin at noon and 2 p.m.



  • Baseball away at McNeese
    March 25, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana


    Visit mcneesesports.com for tickets and game day details.



March 26, 2017
  • Men's and Women's Tennis away at Incarnate Word
    March 26, 2017

    Location: San Antonio, Texas


    Match time TBD. Visit cardinalathletics.com for match details.



  • Baseball away at McNeese
    March 26, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana


    Visit mcneesesports.com for tickets and game day details.