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Event Description

Saturday, May 7, 2016
9:00 a.m.
T.A. Wright Stadium
PROCESSION: Begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. The ceremony usually lasts about 2-3 hours, depending on the number of graduates. Program begins at 9 a.m.
A university marshal will direct graduates to the appropriate seating location. Remain standing until all processional groups – graduation candidates, faculty and the platform party – are in place and please remain standing for the national anthem.
PRESENTATION OF CANDIDATES: The dean of each college or school will present the candidates for the various degrees to the president. The president will deliver the conferral remarks. The candidates for the various degrees will then be asked to approach the stage for presentation.



  • Occurred Saturday, May 7th, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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