Commencement

Grad Fair

Thursday, May 1

SUU Alumni House (300 West University Blvd.)
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

All graduates are to pick up their caps and gowns at the SUU Grad Fair. While there, enjoy one last opportunity to visit with friends and professors before leaving SUU. Refreshments will be provided, along with important information about graduation.

University Commencement Ceremony

The formal ceremony to confer degrees upon SUU's Class of 2014

Friday, May 2, 2014

8:00 a.m. • Graduate Processional Lineup • Upper Quad

All SUU graduates, dressed in cap and gown, should meet on the Upper Quad to participate in the formal commencement processional that will march across campus and into the University-wide ceremony. See detailed map for lineup locations.

9:00 a.m.  • University Commencement • Centrum Arena (109 South 800 West)

All associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates are encouraged to attend unless excused by the Registrar’s Office (435.586.7715; johnson_s@suu.edu)

  • Processional of graduates
  • Graduates' formal investiture
  • ROTC commissioning
  • Keynote speaker
  • Awarding of honorary doctorate degrees
  • Switching of the tassel

Open to all graduates and their guests, with general admission seating. Guests should be seated 30 minutes prior to view the processional of graduates.

10:30 a.m. • Graduation Celebration • Multipurpose Quad

An informal gathering of graduates to celebrate with their friends, professors and guests before leaving campus

  • Free and open to all
  • Live music and refreshments

College Convocations

Each graduate is individually recognized, "walks," and receives a diploma in their respective college ceremony.

  • General admission seating, no tickets
  • Guests should be seated 30 minutes prior to view graduates' processional

Friday, May 2

Noon • Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science & Engineering  Centrum

2:00 p.m. School of Business  Centrum

2:00 p.m. College of Performing & Visual Arts  Randall L. Jones Theater

4:30 p.m. College of Humanities & Social Sciences Centrum

6:30 p.m. College of Education & Human Development  Centrum

Ceremony Broadcasts

University Commencement will be streamed live online, beginning with the Processional of Graduates 30 minutes prior to the 9:00 a.m. ceremony opening. It will also air live on SUTV and will be rebroadcast on KUED, on a yet-to-be determined date.