May 10-12, 2018

Thursday, May 10

6 p.m.       
Toast to the Class of 2018 Reception 
Alumni Sports & Fitness Center 
(for Seniors only)

Friday, May 11

10 a.m.
Phi Beta Kappa Ceremony
Roschel Center for the Performing Arts

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Picnic Lunch for Seniors and Families
Sponaugle-Williamson Field (rain or shine; in the event of heavy rain or lightning, the picnic will be held in the Ben Franklin Dining Hall)

2 p.m.         
Rehearsal for graduating seniors, meet with Commencement marshals
Alumni Sports & Fitness Center    

3:15 p.m. -  4:30 p.m. 
Commencement Honorary Degree Recipients Panel Discussion
Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts

Saturday, May 12

7:30 a.m – 9 a.m.
African-American Alumni Council Breakfast
Catering Suite

7:30 a.m – 9 a.m.
Continental Breakfast Buffet
The Marketplace at Ben Franklin

9 a.m.                          
Seniors assemble for robing 
Mayser Center (Rain location: Upper Track of the Alumni Sports & Fitness Center)

10 a.m. 
Commencement Exercises
Hartman Green (Rain Location:  Alumni Sports & Fitness Center)

Noon                          
Refreshments for graduates, family, friends, alumni and faculty
Sponaugle-Williamson Field
(Rain or shine.  In the event of heavy rain or lightening, the reception will be cancelled)