Graduate Commencement

Student Floor Seating for Graduate 2019 Ceremony

Graduate Commencement 2020

Ceremony Live Web Stream Link - live on May 9

Text Captioning Stream - live on May 9

For Masters students completing studies in 2019, and approved Doctoral students. No tickets are required for any celebration event in the McCarthey Athletic Center. All are open seating. No guest limit.

No balloons, large signs, or loud sound items are allowed in the ceremony facilities. Each facility will utilize metal detectors and bag checks. Clear bags are not required.

Disabled seating is managed by the professional crowd support staff on site at each facility.  Arrive early, and drop off your limited-mobility person(s) near the entry doors before parking.

Saturday May 9, 2020

Rental Attire Pick-up

   May 4-9 in the Zag Shop Bookstore. Return gowns and hoods no later than 5pm on Sunday, May 10. Cap and tassel are keepsakes.

Graduate Commencement Ceremony at 12:00 to 2:00pm in the McCarthey Athletic Center.

    11:00am - Doors open for Guests
    11:15am – Students lineup Martin Centre Gym. Guests to McCarthey Athletic Center
    11:45am – Students move into position for the academic procession
    12:00noon – Ceremony begins
    2:00pm  – Social on the Quad Lawn until 3:30 pm

Graduate Commencement Speaker and Honorees announced April 1

Commencement Mass in McCarthey Athletic Center 4:00 to 5:30pm
    Meets Sunday obligation and all faiths are welcome. 


To Learn More, Contact Angela Ruff, Manager of Academic Events

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