Schedule of Events

May 2019

Commencement Weekend is May 17-19, 2019



Please view the Tentative Schedule of Events for a full schedule, or the Diploma Ceremony page for the specific time and locations of Diploma ceremonies.

While on campus, please visit the Plan Your Events Map for easiest routes. 

Saturday, May 18, 2019

  • 9:00 a.m.   – ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
  • 10:00 a.m. – Graduate School Commencement Ceremony
  • 10:00 a.m. – Mendoza College of Business Graduate Business Ceremony
  • 12:30 p.m. – Law School Ceremony
  • 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)

Sunday, May 19, 2019

  • 8:45 a.m.   – Degree candidates assemble for Academic Procession
  • 9:30 a.m.   – Academic Procession – Notre Dame Stadium
  • 10:00 a.m. – University Commencement Ceremony – Notre Dame Stadium
  • 2:00 p.m.   – Undergraduate Diploma Ceremonies

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.