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.

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - Tentative

  • 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)
  • 6:30 p.m. – Graduation Dinner

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - Tentative

  • 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.