2018 Commencement Events

 Monday, May 7

  • Deadline for submitting ADVANCE brunch ticket order forms and payment to Student Involvement
    Location: 
    244 Student Center 
    Graduates will be admitted with their IDs.

 Monday, May 14

  • image: Alumnae BrunchAlumnae 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 alumnae@saintmarys.edu 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 the lobby of O'Laughlin Auditorium
  • 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
    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