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Congratulations to our newest graduates!

Dear Graduates,

We are excited to host you and your guests at the Commencement events in December. You have worked so hard for this moment, and we are thrilled to be able to celebrate with you. Below are the details as we have them at this time. Changes may be necessary due to unforeseen circumstances. Please let us know if you have any questions.

We look forward to working with you.

The Commencement Team

  • Dr. Joseph Ibe
  • Dani Lorta
  • Beth Mitchell
  • Loretta Saunders
  • Mimi Swe

Graduate Packet Pick up – Week 6 of Fall quarter. Packets include name cards, announcements & tickets. (Look for an email from Mimi Swe)

Gown Pick Up – Early December (Look for an email from Mimi Swe). Gowns can be steamed on campus or taken home for steaming (do not iron gowns).

Rehearsal, Reception & Awards Banquet – Thursday, December 8, 2022, SPAH & Drs. Sid & Nell Williams Courtyard

  • 11:45 am to 1:00 pm – Commencement Rehearsal (Mandatory) SPAH & Reception with Faculty & Staff – Drs. Sid & Nell Williams Courtyard, weather permitting.
  • 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm – Awards Banquet

Commencement – Friday, December 9, 2022, SPAH

  • 2:30 pm – All commencing students arrive at the gymnasium
  • 3:30 pm – SPAH doors open
  • 4:00 pm – Commencement begins (90 minutes)

If you have any questions, please email Mimi Swe at

Our Spring & Summer 2020 Commencement