Friday, May 10, 2024

Baccalaureate | Venable Lawn | 5 p.m.
Seniors, families, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend a program that will include tributes by fellow students and a message from Reverend Timothy Kimbrough, father of Basketball Coach Caleb Kimbrough. No reserved seating, tickets are not required.

Senior Receptions | 6 p.m.
Seniors, their families, and faculty & staff are invited to celebrate within the degree candidates’ divisional area at a reception immediately after Baccalaureate. RSVP not required

Humanities Degree Candidates | Thompson Commons, Room 101, Brinkley Hall
Natural Sciences Degree Candidates | Pannill Grand Atrium, Room 141, Pauley Science Center
Social Sciences Degree Candidates |  Main Lobby, Room 200, Walter M. Bortz III Library

Saturday, May 11, 2024

Senior Lineup for Commencement Ceremony | Bell Tower | 8:30 a.m.
Line up in full regalia at 8:30 a.m. at the Bell Tower. A quick breakfast will be provided.

Commencement Ceremony | Venable Lawn | 10 a.m.
The Commencement speaker will be New York Times Columnist David Brooks.

New Alumni Champagne Toast
Immediately following Commencement, new H-SC alumni will be welcomed to the Alumni Association with a champagne toast. (Seniors only, please.)

Commencement Reception | Middlecourt Lawn | Noon
Families, friends, faculty, and staff are welcome. No reservation or response is necessary.

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Special Events for the Class of 2024

Thursday, April 18, 2024

Senior Fair | Crawley Forum | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Receive your regalia (cap, tassel, and gown); no purchase required. Pre-order regalia online no later than March 1.

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Final Convocation | Johns Auditorium | 11:30 a.m.
Seniors line up in full regalia at 11:15 a.m. on the Brown Student Center lawn.
During this ceremony, students are recognized for their scholastic and leadership achievements over the past academic year.

Senior Night | Thornton Place | 5 - 8 p.m.
Celebrate with dinner and live music at Thornton Place. Hosted by the Office of Alumni & Parent Engagement and Student Affairs. Rain location: Tiger Inn.

Sunday, May 5, 2024

Closure of Residence Halls | Noon
All Residence Halls will close by noon. Retain your room key for your return on Friday, May 10. Contact the Office of Residence Life if accommodations are needed from May 5-9 (i.e., for International or out-of-state students).