Ceremonies are scheduled at 10 a.m. for graduates of the College of Education, Health and Human Studies, and the Harrison College of Business and Computing; and at 2 p.m. for graduates of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics; and the Holland College of Arts and Media.
A reception for all graduates and guests will be held in the Student Recreation Center immediately following each 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):
Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center:
Thursday, Dec. 12, 8:30 a.m.–6:45 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 13, 8:30 a.m.–2:45 p.m.
Students only: Emergency pick-up on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Student Recreation Center Room 107.
Please note: due to location change, regalia will not be available between 3 p.m. Dec. 13 and 9 a.m. Dec. 14, or after 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 14.
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, wearing regalia, at least 30 minutes prior to program start time. The processional exits the Student Recreation Center 15 minutes prior to start time and begins entry into the arena promptly at start time. Faculty will exit the arena immediately following the stage party.
Rental regalia should be returned to Student Recreation Center Room 107 immediately following each commencement. Those not returning regalia by 4:30 p.m. on commencement day will be charged the cost of purchasing the regalia.
For more information, please contact the Registrar’s Office at (573) 651-2250.