Senior Commencement


Senior (Undergraduate) Commencement

Major events for undergraduate students receiving a Bachelors degree sometime during 2017. No tickets required for any celebration event.  No guest limit.

Commencement Speaker

Sherman Alexie

Preeminent Native American poet, novelist, and filmmaker; Founding member of Longhouse Media.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Commencement Mass(Meets Sunday obligation) in McCarthey Athletic Center 3:30 to 5:00pm (all faiths welcome), reception following on Quad Lawn until 6pm.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Commencement Ceremony at the Spokane Arena from 9:30am to 12:30pm.
8:30 am - Doors Open
9:30 am - Academic procession begins
12:30 pm - Approximate ending time for ceremony
Champagne Social Quad Lawn- Join families, friends, and faculty back on campus immediately following the ceremony until 2pm.


Ceremony Protocols & Seating 2017


Ceremony Booklet

Angela Ruff
Special Projects Manager