Commencement Regalia Pick-up Begins Thursday


Vargas with graduateAn Honors Convocation will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 14, in the Show Me Center.  This is a program to honor undergraduate students earning any of several academic honors. All University personnel are invited to attend.

Commencement exercises will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 14,  in the Show Me Center. A reception for all graduates and guests will be held in the Student Recreation Center (SRC) immediately following commencement.  All University personnel are invited to attend.

Those who have ordered regalia may pick it up as follows (undergraduate and graduate students, and faculty/staff):

Wehking Alumni Center:
Thursday, May 12: 8:30 a.m.–6:45 p.m.
Friday May 13: 8:30 a.m.–2:45 p.m.

Student pick-up only:  Student Recreation Center Room 107 Emergency pick-up Saturday, May 14, 9:30 a.m.-noon

*Due to location change, regalia will not be available between 3 p.m. Friday  and 9:30 a.m. Saturday, or after noon on Saturday

Faculty and professional staff who will be participating in the commencement exercise should gather in the center of the track in the Student Recreation Center (SRC), wearing regalia, no later than 1:30 p.m.  The processional exits the SRC at 1:50 p.m., and enters the Show Me Center arena promptly at 2 p.m.

Rental regalia should be returned to Room 107 in the SRC immediately following commencement. Those not returning regalia by 5 p.m. on commencement day may be charged for return shipping of the regalia.

For more information, please contact the Registrar’s Office at (573) 651-2051.