Faculty Assembly for Commencement

To participate in the University Commencement Exercises, faculty must wear full academic regalia. Faculty without regalia cannot participate in the procession nor be seated on the commencement floor. There is no exception to this policy.

Order of Procession:

  • Academic Administrators
  • Department Chairpersons
  • Faculty Emeriti
  • Professors
  • Associate Professors
  • Assistant Professors
  • Lecturers
  • Other University Administrators


Assembly time:
8:30 a.m.

Assembly location:

  • Fall Commencement – University Student Union

FACULTY – University Student Center Theater (first floor USC)

UNDERGRADUATE CANDIDATES – second floor of University Student Center

GRADUATE SCHOOL CANDIDATES – first floor of student center

  • Spring Commencement

Faculty – Outside ESR Library Area

Undergraduate – Morgan Quadrangle

Graduate School – Ceremony on Thursday; Location TBA