What is the difference between graduation and commencement? That’s a great question! Graduation is completion of all coursework, earning of the diploma, and the posting of the degree to the transcript. Commencement is the ceremony that celebrates or marks the completion of college work.
Commencement Mass: Sunday, December 8, 2019
Commencement Mass Invitation and Information
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 4 p.m.
St. Joseph Chapel (Motherhouse, Third Floor)
Commencement Day: Saturday, December 14, 2019
Commencement Information PDF
This document includes important details about caps and gowns, tickets, receptions and celebrations, etc.
Saturday, December 14, 2019
9 a.m. Graduate Ceremony
1 p.m. Undergraduate Ceremony
Pat Sullivan Recreation Center