May 2016 Commencement Exercises:
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. - Curb Event Center
Baccalaureate Service will be held in the Curb Event Center on Friday, May 6th at 1:00 p.m. Faculty, staff, our graduating students and their guests will gather to begin our Commencement weekend activities. It is a unique opportunity for all faculty, staff, students, and their friends and families to gather together. 'Baccalaureate: A Service of Ordination to Daily Work' is a part of the Spring Commencement celebratory events for graduates and their families. Caps and gowns are appropriate attire for the Baccalaureate ceremony. Contact the Office of Spiritual Development, firstname.lastname@example.org, with questions about Baccalaureate. Tickets are not required for Baccalaureate.
University Commencment Reception
On the Lawn immediately following the Baccalaureate Service
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. - Bell Tower (inclement weather site- Gabhart Hall)
President and Mrs. Fisher will host a reception, sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations, for all graduates, family, and guests.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 - Curb Event Center
Morning Ceremony 9:30 a.m.
Jack C. Massey College of Business (Bachelors and Masters)
Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business
University College/Liberal Studies/Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Sciences and Mathematics
College of Visual and Performing Arts (Masters only)
Doors to the Curb Event Center will open at approximately 8:30 a.m. for the morning graduation ceremony and seating will be on a first-come basis. Other than areas specifically designated for graduating students, faculty, or guests with disabilities, seating will be open.
Afternoon Ceremony 2:30 p.m.
Gordon E. Inman College of Health Sciences and Nursing (Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral)
College of Law
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (Bachelors and Masters)
College of Pharmacy
College of Theology and Christian Ministry
College of Visual and Performing Arts (Bachelors only)
Doors to the Curb Event Center will open at approximately 1:30 p.m. for the afternoon graduation ceremony and seating will be on a first-come basis. Other than areas specifically designated for graduating students, faculty, or guests with disabilities, seating will be open.
Friends and family are invited to view the commencement ceremonies on the Belmont home page.
Photography is generally permitted during commencement; however, individuals taking photographs should remain clear of the aisles as well as the auditorium floor throughout the ceremony.