Thursday, May 25

5:30pm Hall of Fame Induction Banquet and Ceremony

Student Activities Center

Hillcrest is launching a Hall of Fame with a banquet to recognize accomplishments of individuals in the realm of athletics. The banquet cost is $35 per individual, or $250 for a table of 8. Inductees this year are William Colbeck (1960s), Jodi (Christenson) Brasel (1970s), Scott Colbeck (1980s), Jesse Keller (1990s), Nick Hansen (2000s), Jared Schultz (2010s) and Jorgen Greve (Danielsen School)


Friday, May 26

7:00pm Choir and Band Concert

Bethel Lutheran Church

The Hillcrest band and choir will perform their final concert for the 2017 school year at Bethel Lutheran Church. It is an open seating event, so arrive at least 10 minutes early. There is a Centennial Reception following the concert. This a time for us to connect with friends over light refreshments.

Saturday, May 27

10:00am Alumni Brunch & Class Photos

Student Activities Center

RSVP Requested | Registration @ 9:30am

The Alumni Brunch is integrated into grad weekend as an ideal gathering place for alumni of all ages. Enjoy a great meal and short program featuring singing, videos, and the Alumnus of the Year presentation. All HLA and LBS alumni and their families are welcome. Cost for the brunch is $12/person.


1:00pm Ribbon Cutting of J.H. Levang Gallery

Chapel & Main Hall

Hillcrest is excited to open an archive library that will rotate historical artifacts from Hillcrest’s 100+ years. Many know that J.H. Levang was a dedicated archivist, loving the stories that the Lord weaves as He completes His plans. We are delighted to honor former LBS President Levang’s memory with the creation of an historical gallery for us to connect with the passion he had for the history of Hillcrest.

Hillcrest tours will depart after the J.H.Levang Gallery ribbon cutting.

2:00-4:00pm All School Reunion

Student Union (Former Media Center/LBS Seminary)

An all school reunion fellowship will be hosted in the Hillcrest Student Union with archive displays from Hillcrest’s founding years to other various artifacts that will feature in coming years in the Levang Gallery. Traditional HLA Cinnamon Rolls will be served at this informal, come-and-go, event for all HLA Alumni.

7:00pm Senior Class Night

Student Activities Center

Come celebrate and hear from the Hillcrest Class of 2017. Open to all.

Sunday, May 28

10:00am Baccalaureate & Commencement

Student Activities Center

Golden Alumni (Class of 1967) will have reserved seating and receive special recognition during Commencement.

12:30pm Traditional Singing of Class Song

Front Steps

Following Commencement, the Class of 2017 will gather one last time on the HLA front steps to sing their class song.

1:00pm President’s Reception

Student Union

Immediately after the seniors sing their class song, join Interim President Joel Egge and HLA leadership for fellowship and light refreshments.