Spring Commencement: May 16, 2015

Spring Commencement: May 16, 2015

Spring commencement ceremonies are for master's students, and School of Continuing and Professional Studies


  • 2pm: Doors open for seating in Draddy Gym
  • 2pm: Graduates report to designated assembly area
  • 3pm: Commencement ceremony begins
  • 4:30pm: Reception on the Quad


The spring commencement ceremony is for all masters candidates and the school of continuing and professional studies who have completed degree requirements in September ’14, February ’15 and May ’15. Tickets are required for guests to attend the commencement ceremony. Each graduate is offered eight guests tickets.

  • The commencement ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. in Draddy Gymnasium.
  • Doors will open to guests at 2 p.m. Have your tickets ready. 
  • Food and drink are not permitted.

Keynote Address & Honorary Degree Recipient 

Eileen Murray ’80, co-chief executive officer and a member of the management committee at Bridgewater Associates, LP, the world’s largest hedge fund, will deliver the keynote address. She will also receive an honorary Doctor of Science degree at the ceremony.