Dates + Deadlines

February 22 - 23

  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Undergraduate/Graduate Grad Fair, Danna Student Center, St. Charles Room

February 24

  • 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., College of Law Grad Fair, LS 342-344

March 11

  • Deadline to order regalia, rings, and personalized announcements

April 8

  • Deadline to notify the Office of Student Records of intent to participate in ceremonies

April 21

  • Submission deadline for Senior Class Gift for Commencement Program Honoree(s)

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 22

May 2

  • Deadline for faculty and staff to place rental regalia orders with the Loyola Bookstore

May 16 - 20  - Regalia Pickup

  • College of Law regalia may be picked up May 16, 17 & 18 at the College of Law, Room 306 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and May 19 from
    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Regalia for undergraduate and graduate ceremony:  May 17, 18, 19 - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Claiborne Rooms I & II in the Danna Center; May 20 - 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the University Bookstore. 
  • Regalia not picked up by 2 p.m. on Friday, May 20, will be shipped to the Superdome.  Students can pick up regalia in the student's robing room 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 Tuesday, May 17 through 4 p.m. on Friday, May 20. College of Law faculty and staff rental regalia will be available for pick up in the College of Law, Room 306.

May 19

  • College of Law Graduation Mass, 3:30 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church
  • College of Law Graduation Class photo, 5 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 Senior Gala, 8 p.m., Marquette Horseshoe

May 20

  • College of Business Awards Ceremony, 9 a.m., Miller Hall, Rm. 114
  • Graduate Programs Honors Convocation and Reception, College of Social Sciences, 10 a.m., St. Charles Room, Danna Student Center
  • Undergraduate Programs Honors Convocation and Reception, College of Humanities and Natural Sciences, College of Social Sciences, 
    11 a.m., Roussel Performance Hall
  • Senior Family Crawfish Boil, 11:30 a.m., Peace Quad & West Road Garage. Sponsored by the Alumni Association.
  • School of Nursing DNP Hooding Ceremony, 2 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church, Main Campus
  • Baccalaureate Mass, 4 p.m., University Sports Complex
  • College of Business Graduation Reception, 5:15 p.m., Miller Hall, 1st floor
  • College of Music and Fine Arts Graduation Reception, 5:15 p.m., Communications/Music Complex, Dixon Court
  • School of Nursing Graduation Reception, 5:15 p.m., Audubon Room, Danna Student Center

May 21

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement Ceremony, 9:45 a.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome
  • LIM/LIMEX Liturgy and Reception, 4:30 p.m., Ignatius Chapel, Bobet Hall. A reception follows in the Danna Student Center.
  • College of Law Commencement Ceremony, 5:45 p.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome

May 22

  • 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 22.