Dates + Deadlines 2019

February 28

  • Deadline to order regalia

April 5

  • Deadline to notify the Office of Student Records of intent to participate in ceremonies
  • Deadline for faculty and staff to place orders for rental regalia with the bookstore
  • Graduation Class Gift Deadline for Commencement Program Honoree(s) submissions

May 1

  • Deadline for Residence Hall residents participating in commencement to seek approval in writing from Director of Residential Life for permission to stay until May 12

May 6 - 11  - Regalia Pickup

  • College of Law regalia may be picked up May 6, 7 & 8 at the College of Law, Room 306 from 10 a.m. -
    4 p.m. and May 9 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Regalia for undergraduate and graduate ceremony: May 7, 8, 9 - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Claiborne Rooms I & II in the Danna Center; May 10 - 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the University Bookstore. 
  • Regalia not picked up by 2 p.m. on Friday, May 10, will be transported to the Superdome.  Students can pick up regalia in the student's robing area inside the Superdome beginning at 7:30 a.m.
  • Rental regalia for faculty and staff may be picked up in the Bookstore the afternoon of Wednesday, May 8 through 4 p.m. on Friday, May 10. College of Law faculty and staff rental regalia will be available for pick up in the College of Law, Room 306.

May 9

  • College of Law Graduation Mass, 3:30 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church
  • University Honors Program Senior Convocation, 4 p.m., Ignatius Chapel, Bobet Hall
  • College of Law Graduation Class photo, 4:45 p.m., Monroe Library Front Steps, Main Campus
  • College of Law Dean's Farewell Reception, Danna Student Center (immediately following class photo), Main Campus
  • Maroon & Gold Gala, 8 p.m., Marquette Horseshoe

May 10

  • College of Nursing and Health Honors Convocation and Reception, 9 a.m., St. Charles Room, Danna Student Center
  • College of Business Awards Ceremony, 9:30 a.m., Miller Hall, Rm. 114
  • College of Arts & Sciences Honors Convocation and Reception, 11 a.m., Roussel Performance Hall
  • College of Nursing and Health, School of Nursing DNP Hooding Ceremony, 12 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church, Main Campus
  • Baccalaureate Mass, 4 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church, Main Campus
  • College of Business Graduation Reception, 5:15 p.m., Miller Hall, 1st floor
  • College of Nursing and Health, School of Nursing Graduation Reception, 5:15 p.m., St. Charles Room, Danna Student Center

May 11

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement Ceremony, 10 a.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome
  • LIM Liturgy and Reception, 4:30 p.m., Ignatius Chapel, Bobet Hall. A reception will follow.
  • College of Law Commencement Ceremony, 6 p.m.,  Mercedes-Benz Superdome

May 12

  • 10 a.m. - Residence Halls close for those participating in commencement. Residents must seek approval in writing from the Director of Residential Life by May 1 for permission to stay until May 12.