Spring Commencement 2018

Spring Commencement 2018

Spring Commencement
Friday, May 11th & Saturday, May 12, 2018

The Main Ceremony

The main ceremony is the last time that the entire graduating class gathers as one to celebrate commencement. During the event, degrees for all graduates will be conferred, and doctoral students will be hooded and will receive their diplomas individually. The President and the guest speaker will also address the students.

The Diploma Ceremonies

This is the ceremony that will recognize all undergraduates and graduates. The graduates will receive their diploma covers and diplomas at these ceremonies.

 

SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES:

Friday, May 11, 2018

MAIN CEREMONY

Location:                                Maravich Assembly Center

7:45 a.m.                                Doctoral Candidates and their major professors assemble at the northwest portal

7:45-8:30 a.m.                        Seating of all Bachelors’ and Masters’ Degree Candidates.

8:45 a.m.                                 Procession

9:00 a.m.                                 Graduation Ceremony • Dr. F. King Alexander

 

DIPLOMA CEREMONIES

12:00 p.m.                             

College of Art and Design
Location: LSU Student Union Theater
Graduates should assemble at the LSU Student Union Theater no later than 11:15 a.m.

 

College of the Coast and Environment
Location: Dalton Woods Auditorium, Energy, Coast & Environment Building
Graduates should assemble at the Energy, Coast and Environment Building Rotunda Lobby no later than 11:30 a.m.

 

School of Veterinary Medicine
Location: Room 1212-C, School of Veterinary Medicine
Graduates should assemble at the Room 1212-C of the School of Veterinary Medicine Building no later than 11:45 a.m.

 

College of Science
Location: Maddox Fieldhouse
Graduates should assemble at the Maddox Fieldhouse no later than 11:15 a.m. Student processional to begin at 11:45 a.m.

 

1:00 p.m.                               

E. J. Ourso College of Business
Location: Maravich Assembly Center
Graduates should assemble at the northwest portal of the Maravich Assembly Center no later than 12:15 p.m. Student processional to begin at 12:45 p.m.

 

4:00 p.m.

College of Music and Dramatic Arts
Location: LSU Student Union Theater
Graduates should assemble at the LSU Student Union Theater no later than 3:15 p.m.

 

College of Agriculture
Location: Maddox Fieldhouse
Graduates should assemble at the Maddox Fieldhouse no later than 3:15 p.m.

 

5:00 p.m.  

College of Engineering
Location: Maravich Assembly Center
Graduates should assemble at the northwest portal of the Maravich Assembly Center no later than 4:15 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 12, 2018

 

9:00 a.m                             

College of Human Sciences and Education
Location: Maravich Assembly Center
Graduates should assemble at the northwest portal of the Maravich Assembly Center no later than 8:00 a.m. Student processional to begin at 8:45 a.m.

 

10:00 a.m.

Manship School of Mass Communication
Location: Maddox Fieldhouse
Graduates should assemble at the Maddox Fieldhouse no later than 9:15 a.m.

 

1:00 p.m. 

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Location: Maravich Assembly Center
Graduates should assemble at the northwest portal of the Maravich Assembly Center no later than 12:15 p.m. 

Please Note

We want you to enjoy this significant milestone in your life, but we also want the rights and safety of others respected. Therefore, alcoholic beverages and compressed air noise makers will not be allowed on the Assembly Center floor or at the Diploma Ceremonies.