Commencement Events


 

     DATE          

EVENT

LOCATION

Before             Feb. 28, 2014

Order cap and gown (regalia)

Order online

Feb. 26 - 28, 2014

 

Senior Photos
www.ouryear.com (code: 721) to schedule an appointment or call 1-800-Our Year

Martin Luther King, Jr. Student Center (MLKSC) 3rd floor, SGA suite: 302

Apr. 1 - 2, 2014
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Graduation Fair
(Eligible graduates can pick up their cap and gown--regalia, order or pick up class rings, graduation announcements, etc.)

Bookstore, MLKSC

May 1, 2014

Casual attire; please stop by anytime between 
11 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Senior Class Brunch
Hosted by the President and the First Lady
(RSVP online)
 

President's Residence (across from Warren-Franklin Residence Hall)

 

May 2, 2014

Reading Day

Campus-wide

May 5 - 9, 2014

Finals Week

Campus-wide

May 9, 2014
9 a.m.

Commencement Rehearsal (Mandatory)

Alumni Stadium

May 9, 2014
12 – 1:30 p.m.

A Ladies Tea

(for the ladies of the Senior Class)   
Hosted by First Lady Dr. Robin Williams
 (fabulous gifts and prizes) RSVP required by May 1, 2014

www.desu.edu/ladiestea

MLKSC 2nd parlors

May 10, 2014
1:00 p.m.

Oaths and Honors

(for graduating nursing students and their families) (formally called the Nursing Pinning Ceremony)

Theater, Education and Humanities building

     

May 11, 2014
8:30  a.m.

Commencement LINEUP

Wellness & Recreation Center (WRC) for the platform party, faculty and graduate students—PhD, EdD and Master degree candidates;

UNDERGRADUATE CANDIDATES line up on the outdoor basketball courts between the MLKSC  and the WRC

May 11, 2014

10 a.m. (Processional will start at 9:30 a.m.)

Commencement

Commencement PARKING—on campus ONLY - parking at area businesses may subject you to ticketing and towing.

Alumni Stadium

 

(Please note that students will march into Alumni Stadium prior to 10 a.m.)