Schedule of Events
Commencement Weekend is May 17-19, 2019
While on campus, please visit the Plan Your Events Map for easiest routes.
Sunday, May 19, 2019
- 7:00 a.m. - Joyce Center Gates open. Students enter Gates 8 and 10 and proceed directly to the Purcell Pavilion to be seated. Guest enter Gate 9 (Main) with a red Severe Weather ticket.
- 8:00 a.m. - University Commencement Ceremony begins
- Noon - University Diploma Ceremonies begin
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. Noon. The processions may begin earlier. All diploma ceremonies should end no later than 4:00-4:30 p.m.