OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR - COMMENCEMENT 2015

To All Prospective April 2015 Candidates

Please find listed below the schedule of events you must participate in:
(Please adhere to schedule) - Download PDF

Commencement Speaker: Dr. Johnnie B. Watson, President of LeMoyne-Owen College, Memphis, TN

Senior/ Alumni Breakfast Speaker: TBA

Date Event Time Location
Monday, April 20, 2015 Loan Exit Counseling   Student Access at: www.studentloans.gov  www.lifeskills.org
       
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 President Exit Interview 9:30 a.m. Doxey Auditorium
  Library Exit Interview

9 a.m. - 11 a.m. &
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Leontyne Price Library
  Alumni Exit Interview 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. &
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oakview Mansion
       
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Library Exit Interview 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. &
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Leontyne Price Library
  Alumni Exit Review 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. &
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oakview Mansion
       

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Library Exit Interview 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. &
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Leontyne Price Library
       
Friday, April 24, 2015 Library Exit Interview 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Leontyne Price Library
  Alumni Exit Review 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Oakview Mansion
 

Prospective Candidates may pick up cap and gown

9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m Registrar’s Office
       

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Graduation Rehearsal 1:30 p.m. McMillan Multi-Purpose Center.
Attire for Sunday:

Ladies: black or navy shoes, no jewelry, and little make-up.
Men: white shirts, black or navy blue pants, black shoes.

President’s Exit Interview
(Immediately after
 Rehearsal)

 

Senior Consecration

6:00 p.m.

Doxey Morehouse Auditorium

President’s Reception for Seniors, Parents, and Board of Trustees.
(President’s House Lawn)
Immediately after Senior Consecration.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Senior/Alumni Breakfast 8:00 a.m.

Shaw Cafeteria
Only two guests per graduate. (Limited seating)

  Tree Planting 11:30 a.m. (Immediately after Breakfast)  
  Candidate’s Photo for Graduation  

In front of the McCoy Administration Bldg

  Commencement Program 2:00 p.m.

(McMillan Multi-Purpose Center)
All Graduates must be in line by 1:00 p.m.

 

**IMPORTANT NOTES**

  1. Graduation Fee is $80.00.
  2. All candidates must clear their account by April 6, 2015 if paying by check. After April 6, 2015, accounts must be cleared with cash or credit card.
  3. All academic and financial requirements must be cleared by Monday, April 20, 2015 no later than 4:00 p.m.
  4. Graduating Seniors must secure a checklist (pink card) from the Dean of Student Affairs Office on April 20, 2015.
  5. Clearance from all offices must be obtained before picking up caps and gowns.
  6. Seniors may reserve seats on the floor for two (2) guests only for the commencement exercise.
  7. Tickets may be picked up in the Alumni Affairs Office.

 

***SPECIAL NOTE: GRADUATING SENIORS
MUST HAVE AT LEAST 124 CREDIT HOURS AND 2.00 GPA***