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Baccalaureate Mass & Commencement

May 17, 2013
Location: Merici Hall/Wolstein Center

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Baccalaureate Mass is held on Commencement day on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of the Most Holy Trinity in Merici Hall (In the Ursuline Educational Center Motherhouse).

All graduates are invited to attend with two guests. A shuttle service will be provided for graduates and guests who park in adjoining parking lots on campus. The Mass is preceded by the Conferring of Academic Hoods Ceremony.
  • Graduates need to arrive at Klyn Hall by 10:15 AM.
  • Graduates need to wear their graduation gown and hood (no caps).
  • Graduates may wear honor cords and academic medals if awarded by Ursuline College only.
  • Graduates will line up beginning at 10:30 AM. No specific order will be observed (students can march in with friends).
  • Leave all personal belongings with your guests (purse, phone, etc.)
  • Immediately following the Hooding Ceremony and Mass, all graduates will gather for a class picture – outside if weather permits, in Klyn Hall if weather is inclement.
  • Those who attend the Conferring of Academic Hoods are expected to remain for the Baccalaureate Mass.

Ursuline College welcomes graduates and their families to celebrate the annual Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 17, 2013.

Commencement will be held at the Wolstein Center and will start promptly at 7:00 PM. The ceremony lasts approximately two hours.

Graduates should arrive at the Wolstein Center to line up no later than 5:30 PM. Graduates should enter at Gate D on Prospect Ave. (no guests will enter at this gate). Look for a big gold balloon.

Doors open to guests at 5:30 PM. Guests will be permitted to enter at Gate A or Gate B. Look for blue balloons at the entrance.

For more information about Commecement, visit http://www.ursuline.edu/commencement/.

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