2018 Commencement Events
Monday, May 7
Deadline to purchase ADVANCE tickets for "Family Brunch – Saturday, May 19"
The "Family Brunch" is on May 19 from 8:30 – 11:30 am at Noble Family Dining Hall, Student Center.
Sodexo Saint Mary’s will present a special brunch menu featuring:
Homemade pastries and baked goods
Cage-free scrambled eggs with cheese
French toast with toppings
Country hash brown
Carving stations featuring glazed ham and full sausage links
Advance tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children ages 10 to 3. Saint Mary’s graduates are admitted free with a Saint Mary’s ID.
At the door on May 19, tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children ages 10 to 3.
Monday, May 14
Alumnae Association Champagne Brunch, 11:30 am
Location: Noble Family Dining Hall
One of Saint Mary's finest traditions, this event heralds the entry of the Class of 2018 into the Alumnae Association. There is no charge for graduates, but tickets must be picked up in advance.
Parents and guests may purchase tickets for the Champagne Brunch.
Call 574-284-4578 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Thursday, May 17
Multi-Ethnic Commencement Celebration, 5 pm
Location: Rice Commons, Student Center
This is an invitation-only event.
Friday, May 18
- Nurses Pinning Ceremony, 1 pm
Location: Church of Our Lady of Loretto
Reception to follow in Reinbeaux Lounge, Le Mans Hall
- Baccalaureate Mass, 4 pm
Location: O'Laughlin Auditorium, Moreau Center for the Arts
Students will line up at 3:35 pm with the procession beginning at 3:50 pm
Graduates - Please read these Instructions for Baccalaureate Mass
Saturday, May 19
- Graduation Brunch, 8:30 - 11 am
Graduates will be admitted with their IDs. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
- COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY
Location: Angela Athletic & Wellness Complex
Rain Tickets REQUIRED
11:30 am - Graduates Line Up
11:50 am - Procession Begins
12 pm - Ceremony Begins
Sunday, May 20
- Mass, Church of Our Lady of Loretto
9:45 am and 11:15 am