Information regarding the 156th Commencement and the events leading up to it.

Timeline 

Below is the timeline of events for the 2022 Commencement celebration. 

Thursday, May 5

5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Graduate Dinner
Smith Dining Center, Dr. Paula M. Rooney Student Center
Graduates will have the opportunity to select some of their favorite dining center items as part of the menu

7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Graduate Celebration
Dr. Paula M. Rooney Student Center, Dean College
Music, Food Trucks, Novelties and a 21 plus Section. Spend time with your fellow graduates reliving some of your favorite memories and activities.


Friday, May 6

11:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.

Graduate Brunch and Champagne Wall
Smith Dining Center, Dr. Paula M. Rooney Student Center

5:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.

Graduating Student Awards Ceremony
Guidrey Center, Dr. Paula M. Rooney Student Center | Ceremony Live Stream

6:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Commencement Reception for Graduating Students and Families
Outside on the Dr. Paula M. Rooney Student Center Patio


Saturday, May 7

9:30 A.M. - 10:10 A.M.

Graduates check in at the Guidrey Center

10:45 A.M.

Processional of graduates, faculty, staff, 50th Society and platform party begins

11:00 A.M.

Dean College Commencement Exercises begin for the Class of 2022 in front of Dean Hall, along Awpie Way. View Livestream