SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

9:30 a.m.

Degree candidates gather at designated assembly points near the Rotunda for the Academic Procession.

10 a.m.

Faculty assemble at the Rotunda (southwest terrace) for the Academic Procession.

10 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Academic Procession and Final Exercises, The Lawn
Keynote Speaker: Ray Mabus, U.S. Secretary of the Navy
Tickets are required for seating. Tickets are not required for standing room only on the north end of the Lawn.

Rain Site: Please refer to Weather Plans

The ceremony will be streamed live on the web and broadcast in climate-controlled auditoriums on the Grounds.

Following Final Exercises

Diplomas are distributed at ceremonies for the individual schools and departments (Arts & Sciences and Engineering) following Final Exercises. Please check the diploma ceremony locations page for specific start times and locations under all weather plans.