Commencement at Boston College
MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015
Chicago Archbishop Blase Joseph Cupich, leader of the country’s third-largest Catholic diocese and a champion for the economically and socially disenfranchised, will address the graduates at Boston College’s 139th annual Commencement Exercises on May 18.
University President William P. Leahy, S.J., will present Archbishop Cupich with an honorary Doctor of Laws degree at the ceremony. In addition, the University will present honorary degrees to: Sister Marie Chin, a mainstay of the Sisters of Mercy in Jamaica; Lynch School of Education alumnus Michael Motyl ’01, president of the Guadalupe Regional Middle School in Texas; executive, writer and motivational speaker Steve Pemberton ’89; and Lee Woodruff, journalist and best-selling author.
The 139th Commencement of Boston College will be held on Monday, May 18, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in Alumni Stadium. Commencement Exercises are a two-part ceremony. The University Commencement (main ceremony) will start with a procession at 9:15 a.m. All graduates should be in assembly areas by 8:15 a.m. The academic procession into Alumni Stadium for the University Commencement will begin at 9:15 a.m. Family and guests should be seated by that time. This will be followed by individual School and College Diploma Ceremonies. All should be completed no later than 2:00 p.m.
Boston College Law School Commencement
The Law School commencement ceremony will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015, at 10:30 a.m., in Conte Forum on the Chestnut Hill Campus. For more information, please visit the Law School Commencement webpage
2015 Commencement Fair
Thank you for attending the Commencement Fair! The Raffle Prize winners are listed below. Please contact the Commencement Office to claim your prize.
Senior Week Tickets - One (1) Ticket to Dance through the Decades and one (1) ticket to the Commencement Ball - Andrea Lanza
Senior Week Tickets - One (1) Ticket to Dance through the Decades and one (1) ticket to the Commencement Ball - Emily Carroll
Reserved Parking - One (1) Parking Spot - Commencement Day - Ling Xu
Reserved Parking - One (1) Parking Spot - Commencement Day - Bryan White
BC Diploma Frame - Nicole Lopes
BC Diploma Frame - Brendan Pecchia
BC Diploma Frame - Nick Santangelo
BC Goodie Bag - Start your new job off right from the Career Center - Emily Simon
BC Goodie Bag - Start your new job off right from the Career Center - Angelena Bohmen
GOLD Reception Tickets - Two (2) tickets to the GOLD reception prior to the Homecoming Football Game on 10/10/15 - Carolyn Jativa
GOLD Reception Tickets - Two (2) tickets to the GOLD reception prior to the Homecoming Football Game on 10/10/15 - Grace Son
Free Cap and Gown Rental - One (1) Cap and Gown Rental from University Cap and Gown - Morgan Festa, Ashley Goncalves, Nicole St. Jean, Pamela Lee, Alex Moscovitz, Katherine Pilewski and Kate Lewis
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