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Graduation Details

Class of 2023

The School of Professional Studies will hold its 2023 SPS Graduation on Friday, May 12, 2023, on South Lawn. As we did last year, SPS will divide our celebration into two ceremonies: a morning ceremony at 10:00 a.m. EDT and an afternoon ceremony at 1:45 p.m. EDT. 

For a complete list of "to-do's", Class of 2023 graduates should refer to the Graduate Checklist.

View the 2023 Graduate Checklist

    Ceremony Location

    Graduation will take place on the South Lawn, located directly in front of Butler Library's main entrance. Click here to see this location on the university map.

    Ceremony Assignments

    Morning Ceremony: 10:00 AM ET

    Arrival Time/Location: 8:30 AM ET, South Lawn

    Ceremony Time: 10:00 AM -11:45 AM ET, South Lawn

    Academic Programs:

    • Actuarial Science
    • Bioethics
    • Enterprise Risk Management
    • Information and Knowledge Strategy
    • Narrative Medicine
    • Nonprofit Management
    • Strategic Communication
    • Sustainability Management
    • Sustainability Science

    Afternoon Ceremony 1:45 PM ET

    Arrival Time/Location: 12:00 PM ET, South Lawn

    Ceremony Time:1:45 PM - 3:30 PM ET, South Lawn

    Academic Programs:

    • Applied Analytics
    • Construction Administration
    • Human Capital Management
    • Insurance Management
    • Negotiation & Conflict Resolution
    • Sports Management
    • Technology Management
    • Wealth Management

    Guest Tickets

    Each SPS graduate will have 6 guest tickets for SPS graduation, and 2 guest tickets for commencement. 

    Day of Information

    Day of information will be announced soon.