As Geneva enters the home stretch of the spring semester, soon-to-be graduates are gearing up for commencement. This year’s ceremonies will be held Friday, May 7 through Monday, May 10.
The graduate and adult education commencement ceremony will take place Friday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Metheny Fieldhouse. This year’s speaker will be Dr. David Harvey, professor of psychology and counseling and coordinator of the school counseling program in Geneva’s M.A. in Counseling. A reception in Merriman Gym will follow the ceremony.
The baccalaureate service will be held on Sunday, May 9 at 6:30 p.m. in Metheny Fieldhouse.
Traditional Undergraduate Commencement will be Monday, May 10 at 10 a.m. Weather permitting, the ceremony will be held out outdoors in the newly renovated Reeves Field. Dr. Terry Thomas, professor of biblical studies, will speak. Thomas teaches upper-level Bible and ministry classes at Geneva, as well as courses in the M.A. in Higher Education program. After the ceremony, there will be an outdoor reception on campus near Old Main.
If the undergraduate commencement ceremony must be moved indoors, tickets will be required to enter Metheny Fieldhouse. Limited overflow seating will be provided for guests without tickets in Northwood Hall (NW 013), where there will be a live video and audio feed of the ceremony.
For the latest available information on ceremony location, call the commencement hotline at 724-847-6100. You can also visit the commencement webpage for more information and updates.
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Geneva College as a Top 10 Best Value School out of all North Region colleges, accounting for our academic quality and the net cost of attendance for those receiving the average level of need-based financial aid.