Commencement Events





Order online before October 10, 2014

Order cap and gown (regalia)

Order online

Nov. 17-18, 2014       11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 


Graduation Fair
(Eligible graduates can pick up their cap and gown--regalia, order or pick up class rings, graduation announcements, etc.)

Bookstore, MLK Student Center 

December 8-12, 2014


Finals Week 




December 12, 2014
9 a.m.

Rehearsal (Mandatory(includes cord distribution)


Memorial Hall Gymnasium 

December 12, 2014     12 p.m. – 1 p.m. 



A Ladies Tea

(for the ladies of the Senior Class)   
Hosted by First Lady Dr. Robin Williams
 (wear your favorite hat) RSVP online by Dec. 2:

President’s Residence (across from Warren-Franklin Residence Hall)



December 13, 2014
8:30  a.m.

Commencement LINEUP


Wellness & Recreation Center (WRC), indoor basketball courts 

December 13, 2014  10 a.m. (processional starts at 9:30 a.m.)



Memorial Hall Gymnasium (overflow seating – watch on live screens from the MLK Student Center, 2nd floor parlors)


(Please note that students will march into the gymnasium prior to 10 a.m.)


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