The Commencement ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 16 in the Commencement tent. Graduates intending to participate in Commencement must be in an assigned seat in the Bazarsky Lecture Hall by 2 p.m. If you are not in your seat by that time, your name will not be called during the ceremony. There will be no exceptions.
Please allow yourself and your family plenty of time for traveling to the University, finding a parking place, preparing your attire for the procession, and locating your seat in Bazarsky. Directions for the academic procession will be given at this time. Before leaving home, be certain that you have with you your cap, gown, hood and tassel.
The academic procession into the tent will begin at 2:30 p.m. Guests should be seated by that time. The ceremony will end at about 4:30 p.m.
The faculty and staff of Salve Regina look forward to welcoming you and your guests to a reception honoring you on Thursday, May 16 after the Commencement ceremony. Please verify your attendance on the RSVP form should you plan to attend.
Should you wish to attend, the Baccalaureate Mass will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18. Graduate students participating in the Baccalaureate Mass must be seated in Rodgers Recreation Center by 2:30 p.m.