2014 Graduation Day Schedule, May 17th
The commencement ceremony at 2:30 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, May 17, will be streamed live via YouTube. Thank you to the Forester Digital team for making this possible!
Indiana’s Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann will be our keynote speaker. Click here to learn more.
Thursday, May 15
4:00 p.m. Rehearsal for graduation- PLEX Fieldhouse (for graduates only)
Friday, May 16
2:00 p.m. Nursing Pinning Ceremony- Zurcher Auditorium (for nursing graduates and families)
4:00 p.m. 50-year Graduate reunion--time to reminisce-dining commons
5:30 p.m. 50-year Graduate dinner- dining commons (for 50-year Graduates only)
Saturday, May 17
8:00-9:30 a.m. President's Breakfast & Reception - Habecker Dining Commons (Due to limited space and time only parents and spouses of graduates can be accommodated)
10:45 a.m. Graduate Students hooding ceremony (Nazarene Church on Flaxmill Rd.)
11:30 a.m. Professional Programs Luncheon (Habecker Dining Commons, upper level, banquet rooms A, B, & C)
11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Habecker Dining Commons will be serving a brunch for graduating seniors, parents, and family members.
Prices: Adults-$7.50 Children ages 5-12-$6.50 Children under 5- FREE Graduating Seniors- FREE
11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Bookstore is open
1:00 p.m. Honor Chords available for those who qualify- Platt Arena
1:30 p.m. Graduate photo - Platt Arena
2:00 p.m. Line up for Commencement (MCA or Platt Arena in the case of inclement weather)
2:30 p.m. Commencement (Fieldhouse)
-Doors to Fieldhouse will open at 1:30 p.m. Please do not enter prior to that time.
-No tickets required
-Parking is plentiful but please arrive early to provide time to find a parking space