Receptions and Diploma Cover Distribution

Receptions for members of the graduating class, their families, and faculty and administrators will be held after the Commencement ceremony at the locations stated below. Diploma covers and a memento from President Rochon will be distributed at the receptions between 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Graduate students participating in the hooding ceremony can pick up their diploma covers at the reception following the hooding ceremony.  Your official diploma will be mailed to your permanent address approximately four weeks after graduation. Please make sure that the Office of the Registrar has your correct permanent address on file.

Towers Dining Hall (reception location)
Towers Concourse (diploma distribution location)

Hill Center Gymnasium

Fitness Center Gymnasium

H&S (Anthropology, Architecture, Art, Art History, Gerontology, Planned Studies, Sociology)
Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center

H&S (Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science (including Emerging Media), Environmental Science/Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology)
Center for Natural Sciences

H&S (Economics, English, History, Modern Languages, Politics, Writing)
Emerson Suites, Campus Center

H&S (Philosophy/Religion, Communication Studies-including Culture and Communication, Theatre Arts)
Dillingham Center Lobby

McHenry Lobby, Whalen Center (reception location)
Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center (diploma distribution location)

Graduate (including DPT)
Respective School Locations
Graduate students are invited to celebrate with their families at their respective school locations.
Diploma covers for graduate students can only be picked up at the  Graduate Hooding Ceremony on Saturday.  Diploma covers not picked up will be mailed with your diploma.