10:00am - Continental Breakfast for Graduates on the Sommer Center lawn
11:00am – Rehearsal on the steps of Macmillan
8:00pm - Senior Send-Off
Join the class of 2017, faculty, staff and administration for a fun night! Hosted bar and snacks provided! Come dance the night away as we celebrate the Class of 2017!
10:00pm Senior Send-Off continues in the Well until midnight!
7:30 – 9:00 am - Breakfast
A continental breakfast will be served. The cost is $5.75 per person. There is no charge for children aged 5 and under. Graduating seniors will be issued a complimentary ticket.
Location: Dining Hall
7:00 - 9:00 am - Stagecoach Rides
Traditional senior rides in the Wells Fargo Stagecoaches will begin at 7:00 a.m. in front of Main building and will continue until 9:00 a.m. Time permitting, family members may ride in the coaches after all seniors have enjoyed the traditional ride.
Location: Main Circle
9:00 am – Guest Seating "opens"
9:15 am – Graduate Line Up
Graduating seniors line up for the processional and ceremony
Location: Macmillan Hall
10:00 am - Commencement Ceremony
The commencement ceremony begins promptly with the processional at 10:00 a.m. and lasts approximately ninety minutes.
Location: Macmillan Hall steps and lawn
End of Commencement – Reception
Immediately following the ceremony, the Wells Trustees, President, senior staff and faculty invite you to a reception in the Dining Hall. The reception will end at 1:30 pm.
Location: Dining Hall and Ryerson Commons