Commencement Weekend 2015

Friday, April 24

1:30 – 3 p.m. in Lehman Auditorium

7:30 p.m. in Martin Chapel. Dr. Nate Yoder will share on the theme “Call and Responsibility.” There will be a reception for seminary graduates, their relatives and friends immediately following Baccalaureate in the seminary fellowship area.

Saturday, April 26

9 – 11 a.m. in the gathering area outside Martin Chapel – seminary graduating seniors, faculty, staff and spouses are invited to attend

2:30 p.m. in Lehman Auditorium – seminary graduates should meet in the Recital Hall of Lehman Auditorium at 1:50 p.m. for a class picture.

For Such a Time as This
Dr. L. Gregory Jones, Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Jr. Professor of Theology and Christian Ministry, Senior Strategist for Leadership Education at Duke Divinity School

President’s Reception
9 – 10:30 p.m. in the University Commons, second floor corridor following the undergraduate Baccalaureate service. Seminary graduates and immediate family are welcome to attend.

Special notes for seminary graduates:

  • All graduates are assessed a $60 graduation fee
  • Diplomas cannot be released until all academic requirements have been met and the student account has a zero balance
  • If you are not able to attend commencement, please contact the Seminary Dean’s Office two weeks prior to the event

Address Changes
A Seminary Graduate Information Form will be distributed near the end of the academic year. You will be asked to enter the address at which you can be reached after you graduate. Please fill in as much as you are able at the time.

All alumni are highly encouraged to let the alumni office know of any change of address whenever they move thereafter, by emailing or calling (540) 432-4294.

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