The one-stop graduation event where you can take care of graduation plans and complete steps required for commencement. Grad Finale will be held in the Benedum Room, Alexander Hall.
This student-only celebration will be a time of celebration and an official induction into the Alumni Association. All graduating seniors are invited to attend this event. Registration will begin at Grad Finale and the cost is $5 per student. The cost includes an alumni t-shirt.
Speaker: Rev. Andrew Schep
Baccalaureate will be held in Metheny Fieldhouse. Graduating seniors should assemble in the back of the field house by 6:30 p.m. The program is a worship service and an appropriate way to thank God for His provision to our students and to commit them to His care for all their future endeavors. We encourage you to come for this special worship celebration. Please note that graduates will process in cap and gown.
The event begins at 10 a.m. Students should gather in the John H. White Chapel in Old Main by 8:45 a.m. to receive instructions.
This year we are planning to hold Commencement outside at Reeves Field. The duration of the event is approximately two hours. There will be a reception following the ceremony in the tents around campus. In the case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved into Metheny Fieldhouse. You can check the Commencement Hotline (724-847-6100) for location updates.
Speaker: Rev. Thomas Stein
The event begins at 3 p.m. Students should gather in the John H. White Chapel in Old Main by 2 p.m. to receive instructions.
The ceremony will be held in Metheny Fieldhouse. There will be a reception following the ceremony in the tents around campus.
Saturday, May 6, 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Students will be recognized at Commencement for honors based on their GPA at the conclusion of the fall semester. For a few, this may change after final spring semester grades are processed. The FINAL honors designation will be posted on transcripts and diplomas.
Honor cords may be picked up in the registrar’s office prior to commencement. Pictures of honor grads and class officers will be taken commencement morning in Skye Lounge at 8 a.m. Students may check this Web page for an updated list. Honors for August graduates will not be final until all coursework is completed.
2017 Honors list TBA