Thursday, May 17, 2018

8 a.m.–6 p.m. Campus Store Commons  
8 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Johnny’s Café Commons  
8 a.m.–4 p.m. Spoelhof Café Spoelhof Center  
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Cap & Gown Pick-up Covenant Fine Arts Center 222  
5:30–7:30 p.m. Alumni Awards Dinner Prince Conference Center
7:30–9 p.m. Department of Nursing Commissioning Ceremony Covenant Fine Arts Center Auditorium Watch live
8–9 p.m. Social Work Commissioning Ceremony TBD

Friday, May 18, 2018

8 a.m.–7 p.m. Campus Store Commons  
8 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Johnny’s Café Commons  
8 a.m.–4 p.m. Spoelhof Café Spoelhof Center  
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Cap & Gown Pick-up Covenant Fine Arts Center 222  
TBD ROTC Commissioning Ceremony TBD
TBD International Graduate Celebration TBD Lunch for international graduates and families, friends
TBD Commencement rehearsal/social hour Van Noord Arena Mandatory for all graduates who are walking on Saturday
4–5 p.m. Worship Service Chapel
4–5 p.m. Worship Service Overflow Seating (video) Chapel Undercroft  
TBD Senior Art Exhibitions Center Art Gallery
5:15–6:45 p.m. Celebration Cookout Commons Lawn No tickets required. For all graduates and families (up to 6 guests).
Rain locations: Commons and Knollcrest Dining Halls
TBD Master of Education Celebration Dinner TBD
TBD Education Program Commissioning TBD No tickets required. For all Teacher Education graduates, their families and friends.
  50-year reunion for the Class of 1968 Various 

Saturday, May 19, 2018

8 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Johnny’s Café Commons  
9 a.m.–2 p.m.  Campus Store Commons  
TBD Gratitude Breakfast for Parents TBD
TBD Chapel Service and Medallion Ceremony for 50-year reunion Chapel Lunch following in the Chapel Undercroft
1 p.m. Doors open Van Noord Arena  
1:30 p.m. LIVE broadcast begins    
2–3:30 p.m. 98th Commencement Ceremony Van Noord Arena
2–3:30 p.m. Commencement Overflow Seating (video) Covenant Fine Arts Center  
3:30 p.m. Commencement Reception Commons Lawn See accessibility note
3:30–5 p.m. Graduation Robe Return Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex, Hoogenboom 204 There is a fee for robes that aren't returned. Caps/tassels may be kept.
3:30–5 p.m. Campus Store Commons