Info for Graduates

Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 - 2:30 p.m.

Chapel of the Resurrection


Line up will be in the Chapel at the organ gallery (second floor of Chapel) at 1:30 p.m. 

At the direction of the marshals, please proceed to line up with your college, according to your degree, in alphabetical order. Marshals will be easily visible wearing gold regalia.

Upon arriving please request family members or friends to secure your personal belongings and put on your cap and gown. 

Check your regalia to ensure it is the correct size and appropriate for your degree. The Bookstore in the Union will be available to take care of any necessary adjustments. 

Candidates for a graduate degree should be hooded prior to the procession. 

The marshals will hand you a card indicating your name and degree. Hand the card to a marshal upon arriving at the top of the chancel.

The marching order for the procession will be Law School, Graduate School, then Undergraduate students. 

Honors: Students graduating with honors will be asked to stand as a group for recognition during the ceremony. Please check the Commencement program to see if your name is listed for honors. 

Honors cords should be draped over or secured to your LEFT shoulder, with the exception of the College of Business wearing gold and blue cords, as they should be draped around the neck.