Friday, May 10, 2019

Baccalaureate Service | Venable Lawn
5 PM
Speaker: John Hillen, former H-SC trustee and Executive in Residence and Professor of Practice at George Mason School of Business
All guests may choose their preferred seating as there will be no reserved seats.

Senior Reception | Middlecourt Lawn
6 PM
Those attending Baccalaureate are invited to attend a reception at Middlecourt, home of President & Mrs. Stimpert.

Buffet Dinner | Pannill Commons
6:30 - 8:30 p.m
Students, parents and guests are invited to attend. The dinner will be $13 per person; you may pay at the Rotunda entrance to Pannill Commons. No reservation or response is necessary.

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Commencement Ceremony | Venable Lawn (rain location: Fleet Gymnasium)
10 AM
Speaker: David Rubenstein, American financier, philanthropist, and co-founder and co-executive chairman of The Carlyle Group

  • Reserved seating on the lawn is not permitted; no tickets required
  • Limited seating will be available inside Johns Auditorium. Those with mobility issues and/or difficulty in hot or humid weather due to health concerns will be given first preference. The ceremony will be broadcast via Livestream to this location.
  • A Livestream of the ceremony will be available online. (Watch Livestream)

Champagne Toast to New Alumni | Bell Tower
Immediately following the Commencement Ceremony, the Class of 2019 will be welcomed to the Alumni Association with a Champagne Toast.

Commencement Lunch | Graham Hall Lawn
Family, friends, and other guests are invited to continue on to Commencement lunch on the lawn at Graham Hall. No reservation or response is necessary.