Graduation

Commencement Timelapse

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

Commencement

SPRING COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES:

Friday, May 6, 2016
Graduate student commencement
Morrow Field House
7 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)

All candidates for master's and doctorate degrees
No tickets 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 7, 2016
Undergraduate student commencement
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)
                      Ticket distribution begins April 5, 2016

11:00 a.m.  - 1:30 p.m.

Reception: There will be a commencement reception from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Smith Student Center Ballroom.  If you are graduating in the morning, you and your guests (with or without tickets) are invited to the reception following your ceremony.  If you are graduating in the afternoon, you and your guests (with or without tickets) are invited to the reception prior to your ceremony.  

2 p.m.          

                      College of Business
                      College of Education
                      Doors open at 12:30 p.m. (Seating is first-come, first served)
                      Ticket distribution begins April 5, 2016

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.