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Day Undergraduate Ceremony

Schedule of Events

Rehearsal – Thursday, April 26

Undergraduate Day Students:
4:30 – 5:15 p.m.
Si Melby Hall

 Interfaith Community Sending for Graduates – Thursday, April 26

6:30 p.m.
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center

Graduating students, their friends and families,  of all religious and non-religious identities are invited to an interfaith service celebrating your educational journey. This 45-minute service will be a special time of reflection and blessing.

Baccalaureate Service – Friday, April 27

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center

Baccalaureate is a celebration service of music and word held for the graduating class. Graduating Students should wear their cap and gown and may sit with their family or guests in any available seats. Please note that seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Commencement Day – Saturday, April 28

Student Check-In:
8:15 -9:30 a.m.
Christensen Center Lobby

All students need to be checked in and ready to process by no later than 9:30 a.m.  Students will process from the Christensen Center to Si Melby Hall, down 7 1/2 street.

Inclement Weather:
In the event of inclement weather, your check-in location will move to the Lower Level of Si Melby Hall—outside of the Fitness Center.  We will decide by 6:00 a.m.  if we are implementing a rain plan for the Day Undergraduate ceremony.  If NO rain plan is being enacted, we will not make any posts or announcements and you should proceed to the original check-in location.  If we ARE implementing the rain plan, we will post notifications on social media and Inside Augsburg with updated information.

10:00 a.m. (seating begins at 8:45 a.m.)
Si Melby Hall

Livestream of Ceremony
If you have additional friends and family that would like to be able to see you participate in Commencement, each ceremony will be streamed online.  To view your ceremony, guests can visit and there will be a streaming window on the main page on the day of the event.

Unticketed Overflow–Sateren Auditorium
If you have members of your family or friends who will be present during the weekend, but were unable to get tickets to the ceremony, you may invite them to watch the livestream of the ceremony in our unticketed overflow in Sateren Auditorium. Unticketed guests are welcome to attend your post-ceremony departmental receptions.

Various Locations–Information will be updated soon.