USMA CLASS OF 2017

Plebes of today are graduates of tomorrow. It is our honor to host you for all your cadet's milestone - like R-Day, A-Day, and Graduation - and look forward to celebrating with you.

Graduation Week Dining Hours

Our dining hours are adjusted the weekend of graduation as outlined below.

Wednesday, May 24 & Thursday, May 25

MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant:

  • Breakfast: 7:00am - 10:30am
  • Lunch: 11:30am - 2:30pm
  • Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Bistro 1926:

  • Morning: 6:00am - 11:30am
  • Evening: 9:00pm - 1:00am

Zulu Time:

  • 4:00pm - 11:00pm

Patton's Tavern:

  • 2:30pm - 11:00pm

Friday, May 26 & Saturday, May 27 

MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant:

  • Breakfast: 7:00am - 10:30am
  • Lunch: 11:30am - 2:30pm 
  • Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Bistro 1926:

  • Morning: 6:00am - 11:30am
  • Evening: 9:00pm - 1:00am

Zulu Time:

  • 4:00pm - 11:00pm (as late as 2:00am)

Patton's Tavern:

  • 2:30pm - 11:00pm (as late as 2:00am)

Sunday, May 28

MacArthur's Riverview Restaurant:

  • Breakfast: 7:00am - 9:30am
  • Lunch: 10:30am - 2:30pm
  • Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Bistro 1926:

  • Morning: 6:00am - 11:30am

Zulu Time:

  • 4:00pm - 11:00pm

Patton's Tavern:

  • 10:30am - 11:00pm

Important Notes:
***Box Lunch pick up for Graduation starts at 5:00am at Bistro 1926 - Saturday, May 27
***We will be serving Friday Seafood Buffet for regular dining guests on Friday, May 26. This is separate from the Satellite Dinner.
***The only dining option for guests on Saturday, May 27 from 12:00pm - 5:00pm will be the Lite Fare Buffet offered at Zulu Time. A La Carte service will resume at 5:00pm on Saturday evening.

Graduation FAQ

Graduation Activities 2017

Graduation FAQ

*Cadets always have the most up to date information.

Commissioning Packages

Have you thought of where you'll have your cadet's Commissioning Ceremony yet? 
It would be The Historic Thayer Hotel at West Point's honor to host you with our Graduation Commissioning Ceremony Package.

With an all-inclusive price of $25.95 per person your cadet will be commissioned on our lawn overlooking the Hudson River, and gain access to Zulu Time Rooftop Bar and Lounge's celebratory reception buffet with light fare between 1:00pm - 4:00pm on Saturday, May 27, 2017.*

Package must be contracted in advance.

To learn more, please call our Sales and Catering Department at 845-446-4731, Ext. 7955.

*Note: The Thayer Hotel does not provide an officer to commission your cadet. Your cadet will need to select and coordinate his/her own officer to conduct the commissioning ceremony.

Graduation Satellite Dinner

Did you know your cadet gets a limited number of tickets to the Graduation Dinner? It's our pleasure to offer a special Graduation Satellite Dinner to accommodate the rest of your guests for this important celebration. 

We will begin taking reservations on February 1, 2017.

Graduation Satellite Dinner

Friday, May 26, 2017

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Graduation Satellite Dinner will feature a live broadcast of the Graduation Dinner events taking place at Washington Hall.

To make reservations, please call (after February 1):  

The Thayer Hotel
Monday - Sunday
8:00am - 10:00pm EST
at 845-446-4731, Ext. 1, or e-mail at graduation@thethayerhotel.com

All You Can Drink

Have a drink with your new Second Lieutenant with our Zulu Time Rooftop Bar and Lounge "All You Can Drink" deal for $20. Toast all night on Friday, May 26th, OR Saturday, May 27th.

You get the cup, we fill the draft beer all night.

Looking for something more? Try Zulu Time's signature drink: Double Tap! Shot of tequila, 20oz beer in a souvenir cup, and a t-shirt to show off your courage.

We'll see you at Zulu Time!

Boxed Lunches for Graduation Day

Be prepared for the excitement, and tradition that the United States Military Academy brings on Graduation Day. Don't miss a minute of the celebration, and be prepared by having lunch handy.

Our $15 all-inclusive boxed lunch will feature the essentials: a hearty sandwich, bottle of water, and snacks to fuel your excitement.

Sandwich choice of:

  • Roast Beef Sandwich with NY State Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomato and Onion on Rosemary Ciabatta, or
  • Turkey, Ham and Bacon with Lettuce and Tomato on a Kaiser Roll

Snacks include: Chocolate Chip Cookie, Fresh Whole Fruit, and Chips.

All orders must be in by 7:00pm on Thursday, May 25, 2017. 
Order forms will be available in your guest room upon your arrival as well as at the Front Desk. Please return your completed order form to the Front Desk. 

*Please note, outside food and beverage is not allowed in Michie Stadium.