The Economics Department Commencement Ceremony: Saturday, May 17, 2014


When and Where?

  • Saturday May 17
  • 12:00 p.m. (graduates should arrive by 11:30 p.m. to sign in).
  • Campus Center Ballroom (second floor of Campus Center).


  • All undergraduate Economics majors who expect to graduate in Spring or Summer 2014 are invited to attend, along with their family and friends.
  • Students who are not official degree candidates for May 2014 should let the department know of their plans to attned, so that we can list your name in the program.
  • No tickets are required.
  • Students are expected to wear academic regalia.

What's Happening?

  • Individual recognition of each graduate on the platform, and presentation of certificate.
  • Guest Speaker: TBA
  • A photo area will be available for graduates and their families to take pictures.
  • A reception will follow, in the Terrace Lounge (first floor of the Campus Center).

What Else?

  • A complimentary Family BBQ will be available on the Dutch Quad Intramur Field, from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
  • Torch Night Ceremonies begin at 8:30 p.m at the Entry Plaza.
  • Univeristy-wide Undergraduate Degree-Conferral Ceremony, Sunday May 18, 10:00a.m., at the Entry Plaza at the top of Collins Circle. Graduates should arrive by 9:00 a.m. and assemble TBA. Participants must wear proper academic regalia. Guests should arrive by 9:30 a.m. - no tickets are required.