"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. You are the one who'll decide where to go."

~Dr. Seuss

Dates to remember
Commencement 2010

Tuesday, April 6 Commencement reservations and cap, gown and hood orders must be received.
Commencement tickets will be mailed after all reservations have been made.
Tuesday, April 27 Awards convocation - Worthington Center - 10:30 a.m. - Student Scholar's Day - 2 p.m. (locations to be announced)
Friday, May 7 Extension Degree Candidate Recognition Ceremony - Extension Campus students only - Clover Park Technical College - 1 p.m. (reservations required)
Monday, May 3-6 Cap and gown distribution  8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
(Location: Office of Institutional Advancement, 5500 Pacific Ave SE)
Friday, May 7 Bachelor degree candidate's Baccalaureate and Hooding Ceremony.  Abbey Church - 5 p.m.
Bachelor degree candidates will assemble at 4:30 p.m.
Friday, May 7 President's reception immediately following Baccalaureate
Saturday, May 8 Master degree candidate's hooding ceremony.  Abbey Church - 9:30 a.m.
Master degree candidates will assemble at 9 a.m. at Old Main. Wear cap and gown. Morning Prayer service followed by the formal presentation of the academic hood.
Saturday, May 8

Commencement - Marcus Pavilion - 2 p.m.
Graduates will assemble at the bottom of the Grand Staircase at 1:15 p.m. (weather permitting). Wear cap, gown, hood and honor cord. Ceremony will last approximately 2-2 1/2 hours. This is the ceremony when degrees are conferred. Diplomas will be issued the week of May 19th if all requirements have been completed, grades are received from the instructors and institutional financial accounts are paid.
(A reception hosted by the Alumni Association will follow in the Norman Worthington Conference Center.)