- Location: Alumni Lawn
The main Commencement ceremony will take place in Memorial Gym, due to impending storms. Allow at least 30 extra minutes travel time. Undergraduates need to arrive at the Gym floor by 8:15 a.m. Graduate and Professional ceremonies are proceeding as planned. Those guests are encouraged to bypass the Gym and go directly to their diploma sites.
Commencement begins for all undergraduate, graduate and professional schools, Chancellor Zeppos confers degrees and addresses the members of the graduating Class of 2013. At 10:15 a.m. there is a brief intermission of the Commencement ceremony to allow the graduate and professional candidates and their guests time to leave the main ceremony to go to their designated areas.