Schedule of Events
Commencement Weekend is May 18-20, 2018
You may visit the Diploma Ceremonies page for additional Diploma Ceremony information.
The Office of the Registrar updates information regarding future graduation dates.
Saturday, May 19, 2018
- 9:00 a.m. – ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
- 10:00 a.m. – Graduate School Commencement Ceremony
- 10:00 a.m. – Mendoza College of Business Graduate Ceremony
- 12:30 p.m. – Law School Ceremony - RAIN LOCATION - JOYCE CENTER
- 1:00 p.m. – Service Send-Off Ceremony
- 3:00 p.m. - President's Meet and Greet (through 3:45) - Jordan Science Hall Reading Room
- 5:00 p.m. – Commencement Mass – Joyce Center, Purcell Pavilion (overflow will be in the North Dome)
- 6:30 p.m. – Graduation Dinner
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - PLEASE NOTE THE TIME CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER
- 9:45 a.m.
8:45 a.m.– Degree candidates assemble for Academic Procession
- 10:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m.– Academic Procession – Notre Dame Stadium
- 11:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. – University Commencement Ceremony – Notre Dame Stadium
- 2:00 p.m. - Undergraduate Diploma Ceremonies (staying the same time)
The individual Undergraduate diploma ceremonies are scheduled to begin approximately 2:00 p.m. The processions may begin earlier. All diploma ceremonies should end no later than 4:00-4:30 p.m.