This formal event is held each February in Chicago. Wheaton’s history includes a long tradition of formal events with the most prominent being the Washington Banquet. The 2015 President’s Ball took place in downtown Chicago's historic Union Station. This year's "Night at the Museum" found the Wheaton community celebrating in the Stanley Field Hall of the Field Museum. View photos from President's Ball 2016 >>
The President’s Ball includes dancing and desserts right in the heart of Chicago. Music selections include current and classic hits providing a fun, upbeat and lively celebration for everyone. In addition to The President’s Ball, College Union hosts a variety of on-campus dances. Some dances hosted by College Union over the years include Square Dance, Swing Dance, Latin Dance, Blacklight Dance, and Twist & Shout Dance.