Commencement Timelapse

Getting Morrow Field House ready for commencement takes a great deal of effort. Enjoy this video to see how everything comes together.



Friday, May 12, 2017 (Graduate Studies Ceremony)
Morrow Field House

7 p.m. Graduate Studies
Doors open at 6 p.m.
Line-up 6 p.m.
Guest tickets not required.

Reception: Immediately following commencement, you, your family and friends are invited to attend a reception in the Grass-Tex area at Morrow Field House. Light refreshments will be served.

Saturday, May 13, 2017 (Undergraduate Ceremonies)
Morrow Field House

10 a.m. College of Health, Environment and Science, College of Liberal Arts
Doors open at 8:30 a.m. (Seating is first-come, first-served)
Line-up 9 a.m.

2 p.m. College of Business, College of Education
Doors open at 12:30 p.m. (Seating is first-come, first-served)
Line-up 1 p.m.

Guest ticket distribution begins Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the Graduation Celebration, Smith Center Ballroom, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

There will be a commencement reception from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Smith Student Center Ballroom. If you are graduating in the morning, you and your guests are invited to go to the reception following your ceremony. If you are graduating in the afternoon, you and your guests are invited to attend the reception prior to your ceremony. Light refreshments will be served.

Commencement at Slippery Rock University is a festive and joyous occasion at which family and guests come together to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating class. The information contained on this page is critical for those intending to participate or attend the ceremony.