Graduate Commencement 2014
Friday, November 1
Last date to submit your "application to graduate" for students graduating in the spring of 2014 without late fee
Saturday, November 2
Late fee of $25.00 (US) will be assessed if "application to graduate" for spring of 2014 is submitted this date and after
Saturday, February 1
Last date to submit your "application to graduate" for students graduating in the summer and fall of 2014 without late fee
Sunday, February 2
Late fee of $25.00 (US) will be assessed if "application to graduate" for summer and fall of 2014 is submitted this date and after
Monday, March 3
LAST DATE TO ORDER CAP AND GOWN WITHOUT LATE FEE
Tuesday, March 4 to Friday, April 18
LATE FEE of $15.00 (US) will be assessed on cap & gown orders postmarked this date and after.
Saturday, April 19 through Commencement
LAST MINUTE ATTIRE ORDERS - Cap and gown orders will be accepted based on availability. Additional air shipping charges will apply.
Late April: REHEARSAL INFORMATION E-MAILED TO STUDENTS - to facilitate many of our students who do not live on campus.
Wednesday, May 7 to Saturday, May 10 - ATTIRE PICKUP
Pearl Street Warehouse (corner of Pearl and DeSmet) - Wed, Thur, Fri ONLY
Wednesday, 5/7: 3 to 6pm
Thursday, 5/8: 3 to 6pm
Friday, 5/9: 3 to 7pm
Martin Center 2nd Floor Foyer - Saturday ONLY from 12:30 to 4pm
NOTE: DOCTORAL CAP & GOWN DISTRIBUTION - at Doctoral Banquet (scheduled by Doctoral office)
Friday, May 9
2:30 to 6:00 p.m. - CAP & GOWN PICK-UP for Masters Students, 2nd floor balcony of The Martin Centre - by the pool entrance
3:00 o 6:00 pm - MBA and MAcc graduate celebration for students and families. Jepson Lobby. Attire is business casual.
Saturday, May 10
12:30 to 4:00 p.m. - CAP & GOWN PICK-UP for Masters Students, 2nd floor balcony of The Martin Centre - by the pool entrance
By 1:00 p.m. - STUDENTS ASSEMBLE FOR BACCALAUREATE MASS (Optional) in academic attire in The Martin Centre.
1:30 p.m. - BACCALAUREATE MASS (Optional), in the McCarthey Athletic Center (doors will open at 12:15 p.m.) Students may invite as many quests as they wish to the Mass and no tickets will be required for admission.
4:00 p.m. - GRADUATING STUDENTS LINE UP, in old gym in The Martin Centre. Guests may proceed directly to the McCarthey Athletic Center.
4:40 p.m. - ACADEMIC PROCESSION BEGINS
5:00 p.m. - CEREMONY BEGINS in the McCarthey Athletic Center.
6:45 to 7:45 p.m. - (After Ceremony) - SOCIAL FOR GRADUATES, FACULTY AND FAMILIES, South Lawn of The Martin Centre (if raining, ceremony will be moved inside to old gym)
McCarthey Athletic Center offers plenty of disabled seating options. See a crowd management attendant upon arrival for assistance.
We invite you to stop by and pick up those special souvenirs at either the Zagshop Main Store in the BARC (open Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm, & closed Sunday) or at the Zagshop Team Store on the west end of campus on the corner of Ruby and Boone (open Monday-Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm, & Sunday 11:00am-4:00pm).
Crosby Student Center will be open Friday 7:30am-8:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm, & Sunday 1:00-4:00pm will the Crosby Espresso Cafe open Friday 7:30am-8:00pm & Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm. See Bing Crosby's gold and platinum records and relax with a latte.
Special Projects Manager