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Graduate School of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Commencement and Diploma Ceremony

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Commencement ceremonies will take place May 22, 2017.

The Graduate School of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences' ceremony will take place in Robsham Theater after the main University-wide Commencement ceremony. Our starting time is, therefore, dependent on when the main ceremony ends. We hope to begin around 12:00 noon.

Those attending the main ceremony should follow these insructions for assembling before the ceremony. For those not attending the main ceremony, we recommend arriving at Robsham Theater by 11:30 a.m.

Please fill out and submit the Commencement Reply form by May 17th. No tickets are required for the GSAS degree-granting ceremony. Friends and family are welcome.

Commencement guides and electronic invitations will be available in March/April. and you will be notified via e-mail.


Useful Links

Commencement Guide for Graduate Students

Complete information about the University's Commencement ceremonies

Cap and gown rental information for M.A. and Ph.D. students

Grad A&S Commencement photos

Maps and Directions

Order photos from Commencement Photos, Inc

What happens to my BC e-mail after graduation?


Grad A&S diplomas
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