Event Details

2017 Commencement Schedule

Rehearsal – Thursday, April 27

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

Adult Undergraduate/Graduate School Students:
6:00 – 6:45 p.m.
Si Melby Hall

Interfaith Community Sending for Graduates-Thursday, April 27

Time TBD
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 28

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 29

Day Undergraduate Program Commencement–10:00 a.m.

Day Undergraduate Student Check-In:
8:15 a.m.-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.

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

Day Undergraduate Program Receptions
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Various Locations

 See Day Undergraduate Program Ceremony Details


 

Adult Undergraduate/Graduate Program Commencement -4:00 p.m.

Adult Undergraduate/Graduate Student Check-In
2:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Christensen Center Lobby

All students need to be checked in and ready to process by no later than 3:30 p.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 1:00 p.m. on commencement day  if we are implementing a rain plan for your 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.

Adult Undergraduate/Graduate Program Ceremony
4:00 p.m. (seating begins at 2:45 p.m.)
Si Melby Hall

Adult Undergraduate/Graduate Program Receptions
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Various Locations–See link above for location information.

See Adult Undergraduate/Graduate Program Ceremony Details