Schedule of Events

May 2018

Commencement Weekend is May 18-20, 2018


The 2018 Schedule of Events is available for viewing. Events are linked to the interactive event mapping page.

A handy parking and shuttle map is also available.

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.