Commencement Regalia Pickup Begins Thursday, May 9


Commencement exercises will be held Saturday, May 11, in the Show Me Center.

Ceremonies are scheduled at 10 a.m. for graduates of the Harrison College of Business and Computing and the College of Education, Health and Human Studies; and at 2 p.m. for graduates of the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the Holland College of Arts and Media.

A reception for all graduates and guests will be held in the Student Recreation Center (SRC) immediately following each commencement. All University personnel are invited to attend.

Faculty and staff who have ordered regalia may pick it up as follows:

Aleen Vogel Wehking Alumni Center:
Thursday, May 9, 8:30 a.m.–6:45 p.m.
Friday, May 10, 8:30 a.m.–2:45 p.m.

Faculty and professional staff who will be participating in the commencement exercise should gather by the sign marked “Faculty and Staff” in the Student Recreation Center, wearing regalia, at least 45 minutes prior to program start time. The processional exits the SRC 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 SRC Room 125 immediately following each commencement. Those not returning regalia within one hour after the final commencement ceremony will be charged the cost of purchasing the regalia.

For more information, please contact the Registrar’s Office at (573) 651-2250.