The excitement and emotion of Commencement Day at Maranatha is almost unparalleled in the lives of students and parents alike. Commencement is the culmination of an educational career and the opening of a door to the future.
The Commencement activities for the 2013-2014 academic year will take place Thursday and Friday, May 8 and 9, 2014. The schedule of events:
THURSDAY, MAY 8
8:00 a.m. – Nurse Pinning Ceremony (gymnasium)
*10:30 a.m. – Graduate Candidate Chapel (graduates, families, faculty, and administration) – Class Casual
12:00 p.m. – Luncheon in the Dining Complex (graduates, families, faculty, and administration); those attending Graduate Candidate Chapel will receive a free lunch ticket
*1:30 p.m. – Rehearsal (gymnasium) – Class Casual
*7:00 p.m. – Baccalaureate (gymnasium) – Regalia Required
FRIDAY, MAY 9
10:00 a.m. – Convocation (gymnasium) – Regalia Required
12:00 p.m. – Lunch available in Dining Complex (part of the meal plan for college students; otherwise, lunch tickets are $5 each and may be pre-purchased at the Welcome Center)
*Indicates events that are required for all graduation candidates.
Graduating seniors will receive information from the Registrar’s Office about ordering regalia, diplomas, invitations, etc.