Faculty Information

10:00am Ceremony:

9:30am                 Commencement Check-in at the Gough Great Room
9:30am-9:45am    Procession Assesembly
9:50am                 Processional participants will proceed to the Auxiliary Field 
10:00am               Commencement

3:00pm Ceremony:

2:30pm                Commencement Check-in at the Gough Great Room
2:30pm-2:45pm   Procession Assesembly
2:50pm                Processional participants will proceed to the Auxiliary Field 
3:00pm                Commencement

Procession:

University Marshals will direct the procession

Order of Procession:

50th Reunion Grads (Morning Ceremony Only)
Students
Faculty
Platform Party (single line onto stage)

Order of Recession:

President leaves first
Platform Party second
Faculty third (led by Marshals) beginning with front rows and proceeding two rows at a time (form a double line for the recessional) until completed. All rows exit to the left (from seated position)
Graduates last

Caps:

Women wear caps at all times. Men remove caps at the Invocation. Leave off for entire program and replace after benediction (at the "Amen").

Inclement Weather:

News of changes or cancellation due to severe weather (i.e. high winds, thunderstorm) will be broadcast on the University voice mail, email, and/or website.