May 10-11, 2019 

Friday, May 10

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
Come out and enjoy a fun, complimentary picnic lunch for all seniors and their families.
Sponaugle-Williamson Field (rain or shine)

2 p.m.
Rehearsal for Graduating Seniors                         
Alumni Sports & Fitness Center   

3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Commencement Honorary Degree Recipients Panel Discussion
This is an opportunity to join President Barbara K. Altmann and the Honorary Degree Recipients as they discuss their various careers and the paths that led them there. All seniors, their families and friends, and all members of the Franklin & Marshall community are invited to attend.
Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts


Saturday, May 11

7:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
25th Annual African American Alumni Council  Graduation Breakfast
Honoring the accomplishments of of F&M graduates of color
Catering Suite

7:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Senior Breakfast
All seniors and their families are invited to a complimentary 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)

Post Commencement Reception
A celebration of the graduates with family, friends, alumni and faculty with light refreshments
Sponaugle-Williamson Field
(Rain or shine.  In the event of heavy rain or lightening, the reception will be cancelled)