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Commencement Faculty

All faculty are invited to join in the celebration of students' achievements by participating in the May commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2016 in the O'Pake Fieldhouse:

9 a.m. College of Business and College of Education
2 p.m. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and College of Visual & Performing Arts

Faculty are encouraged to participate in one or in both ceremonies. Because seating is limited, it is important to notify by Friday, April 1 to reserve a seat by indicating the faculty name and department.

Commencement ProcessionAcademic attire is required for all personnel participating in the commencement program. In keeping with KU pride, the university will provide maroon rental attire to all personnel in need of regalia. Please contact Laurel Brandt by calling 610-683-4090, or email her. The deadline to place your order for your rental attire is Friday, April 1. Ms. Brandt can also provide information on purchasing your own custom regalia.

Rented attire may be picked up in Room 170, McFarland Student Union, starting May 2 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Rented regalia must be returned immediately following the graduation ceremony to a KUSSI representative in the faculty robing area.

Faculty participating in commencement are to report to the robing area in the East Balcony of Keystone Hall by 8 a.m. for the morning ceremony and by 1 p.m. for the afternoon ceremony.  View a robing area map of the location.  Additional information can be found in Faculty Instructions.