Due to inclement weather expected on Sunday, May 9, there will be two ceremonies indoors in the Marian University Arena.
- 10 a.m. - Health Sciences (DO/DNP/BMS)
- 3 p.m. - Counseling and Graduate Education
Graduate and MU-COM faculty members should report to Clare Hall 128 & 129 fully dressed in your academic regalia 30 minutes before the ceremony start time. This will be 9:30 a.m. or 2:30 p.m. depending on which ceremony you are attending (see list above).
The Board of Trustees and platform party should also arrive 30 minutes before the ceremony start time in the Private Dining Room and Reading Room.
Staff will assist you with getting into formation and entering the ceremony site.
Personal belongings are your responsibility. Faculty and staff are asked to park in the 30th Street lot to reserve space on campus for guests.
Processional procedure: The commencement marshal will lead the processional, followed by the graduates, the emeriti, faculty, and staff, and then the platform party.
Recessional procedure: The commencement marshal will lead the recessional, followed by the platform party, the emeriti, faculty, and staff, and then the graduates.