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Commencement Events

DATE

EVENT

LOCATION

Order online Before February 25, 2017

Order cap and gown (regalia)  

Order online

February 21-24, 2017 Senior Photos
Visit www.ouryear.com (code: 721) to schedule an appointment or call 1.800.OUR-YEAR (687.9327)
MLK Student Center, 3rd Floor, Suite 302

April 3-4, 2017 
10 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 

April 28, 2017 Reading Day  

May 1 – May 5, 2017

Finals Week 

Campus-Wide

Friday, May 12, 2017
9 a.m.

Rehearsal (Mandatory) (includes cord distribution)

Memorial Hall Gymnasium
Friday, May 12, 2017
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
A Gentlemen’s Brunch (Senior Class men only)   
Hosted by President Harry L. Williams

Please RSVP by April 28

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center, 2nd Floor Parlors

Friday, May 12, 2017
11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

A Ladies Tea (Senior Class ladies only)   
Hosted by First Lady Dr. Robin Williams
 
(Wear your favorite hat) 
Please RSVP by April 28

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center, 2nd Floor Parlors

Saturday, May 13, 2017
 

Commencement LINEUP

Please see Severe Weather Plan

Saturday, May 13, 2017
3 ceremonies – 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. Please see Severe Weather Plan

Commencement 

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

 

Memorial Hall Gymnasium (There will be accommodations for the handicapped and hearing impaired.)
(Overflow seating–watch Commencement live on screens in the MLKSC, 2nd floor parlors or the Theater, E&H bldg.)