The Graduate Ceremony will be on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the John M. and Gertrude E. Petersen Events Center, beginning at 4 p.m. The ceremony is for candidates of master's, professional doctoral, and doctoral degrees.
This is a campus-wide ceremony. The individual school ceremonies will still be happening throughout Graduation Week.
Academic Regalia is required to participate. You can purchase your regalia at Graduation Central.
- Doors to the Petersen Events Center will open for friends and family at 3 p.m.
- Graduates are to arrive no later than 2:30 p.m. It is imperative that they be lined up for the academic procession prior to the start of the ceremony.
- All graduates enter the Petersen Events Center through the Lawn Level entrance. Family and friends may enter through the Lobby or Concourse A entrances.
Should you have any immediate questions, contact the Office of Special Events at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-624-7100.