School for Professional Studies Hosting 'Billiken Bash'
The School for Professional Studies (SPS) will host its annual “Billiken Bash,” a
week-long event aimed at encouraging students to plan and register for classes beginning
on Monday, March 12.
Once a year, academic advisers at the School for Professional Studies (SPS) announce
next year’s course schedule and encourage students to plan and register for classes.
One week in March is dedicated to this task, spurring students to plan an entire year’s
The SPS Billiken Bash runs through Friday, March 16. Students are encouraged to meet
with their academic adviser in-person, on the phone or electronically via email and
to set up a course schedule that would map out the classes they will take for the
“We wanted to give students the ability to make a year’s schedule of classes a simple
and easy experience,” Debra Blanquart, senior academic adviser at SPS said. “With
the SPS Billiken Bash, students are given the opportunity to have a set of classes
they want to take so that come registration day, they are ready to sign up for the
classes they want.”
Those that take advantage of this opportunity to get ahead of the game in planning
class schedules will be entered to win SLU swag. Winners will be announced on social
media through Facebook and Twitter.
Academic advisers at SPS will have office hours at Brouster Hall from Monday, March
12 through Friday, March 16, to help students set up an academic plan for the 2018-19
For questions or more information, contact Debra Blanquart, senior academic adviser, or call 314-977-3347.