Commencement Weekend Schedule of Events

The 2018 Schedule of Events is available for viewing. Events are linked to the interactive event mapping page.

A handy parking and shuttle map is also available.

You may visit the Diploma Ceremonies page for additional Diploma Ceremony information.

Friday, May 18, 2018
2:00 p.m. - Energy Studies Minor Reception and Certificate Program

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - Subject to change
9:00 a.m. – ROTC Commissioning Ceremony10:00 a.m. – Graduate School Commencement Ceremony
10:00 a.m. – Mendoza College of Business Graduate Ceremony
12:30 p.m. – Law School Ceremony
1:00 p.m. – Service Send-Off Ceremony
3:00 p.m. - President's Meet and Greet (through 3:45) - Jordan Science Hall Reading Room
5:00 p.m. – Commencement Mass – Joyce Center, Purcell Pavilion (overflow will be in the North Dome)
6:30 p.m. – Graduation Dinner
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - Subject to change
8:45 a.m. – Degree candidates assemble for Academic Procession
9:30 a.m. – Academic Procession – Notre Dame Stadium
10:00 a.m. – University Commencement Ceremony – Notre Dame Stadium
2:00 p.m. - Undergraduate Diploma Ceremonies

The individual Undergraduate diploma ceremonies are scheduled to begin approximately 2:00 p.m. The processions may begin earlier.  All diploma ceremonies should end no later than 4:00-4:30 p.m.

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