Commencement Events

DATE

EVENT

LOCATION

Order online Before February 27, 2015

Order cap and gown (regalia)  

Order online

February 24-27, 2015 Senior Photos
Visit www.ouryear.com (code: 721) to schedule an appointment
MLK Student Center, 3rd Fl Parlors

April 1-2, 2015 
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

Graduation Fair
(Eligible graduates can: Pick up cap and gown--regalia; Order class rings; Order or pickup graduation announcements

Bookstore, MLK Student Center 

May 4-8, 2015

Finals Week 

Campus-Wide

May 15, 2015
9 a.m.

Rehearsal (Mandatory) (includes cord distribution)

Alumni Stadium 
May 15, 2015
11 a.m. – 12 noon
A Bow Tie Brunch (Senior Class men only)   
Hosted by First President Harry L. Williams
 (Wear a bow tie) 
www.desu.edu/bowtiebrunch

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center 

May 15, 2015
12 noon – 1:30 p.m

A Ladies Tea (Senior Class ladies only)   
Hosted by First Lady Dr. Robin Williams
 (Wear your favorite spring hat) 
www.desu.edu/ladiestea

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center, 2nd floor parlors 

May 17, 2015
8:30  a.m.

Commencement LINEUP

Undergraduates: Outdoor basketball courts (between the MLKSC and WRC)  Graduates: (Master degrees, EdDs and Phds)--Indoor basketball court in the WRC

May 17, 2015
10 a.m. (processional starts at 9:30 a.m.)   

Commencement 

Alumni Stadium (overflow seating – watch on live screens from the MLK Student Center, 2nd floor parlors)

(Please note that students will march into Alumni Stadium prior to 10 a.m.)

Commencement PARKING—on campus ONLY - parking at area businesses may get you ticketed/towed.