Schedule of Events and Activities
boston college commencement weekend
Thursday, May 14
3:30 p.m. - Class photo at O'Neill Plaza
4 p.m. - Toast on Bapst Lawn
The Senior Gift Committee and the Boston College Alumni Association presents keynote speaker Fr. Michael Himes and special guests from the Class of 1965. For more information and to view the Class of 2015 Honor Roll of Donors, visit www.bc.edu/seniorgift.
Friday, May 15
9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
Senior Commencement Ball
For more information and a full schedule of Senior Week activities visit the Senior Week website.
Sunday, May 17
Bapst Lawn Tent
Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Ceremony
Senior Legacy Breakfast Reception
Flynn Recreation Complex
Alumni parents of the Class of 2015 and their families are invited to a continental breakfast reception prior to the Baccalaureate Mass. Invitations will be sent to Legacy families in late April 2015. Please call the Alumni Association at 617-552-4700 for additional information.
All guests should be seated by 11:45 a.m. Graduates should be attired in gown but without cap and hood. They may sit with family and friends during the Mass. No tickets necessary.
Reception for Parents, Graduates, and Guests
In the event of rain, this reception will be canceled. No tickets necessary.
Carroll School of Management Awards Ceremony
Fulton Hall 511
Connell School of Nursing Senior Convocation/Pinning Ceremony
Burns Lawn Tent
College of Arts and Sciences Awards Ceremony
Lynch School of Education Awards Ceremony
Bapst Lawn Tent
5:00 p.m. Graduate Nurses’ Association Commencement Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Welch Dining Facility, Lyons Hall
Monday, May 18 - Commencement Day
University Commencement Exercises (main ceremony)
There is open seating, no limit to the number of guests, and no tickets necessary. This is held outdoors in Alumni Stadium rain or shine.
Individual School and College Diploma Ceremonies
Diplomas are distributed to graduates at the diploma ceremonies.
Friday, May 22 - BC Law School Commencement Day
Law School Commencement
For more information visit the BC Law Commencement website.