Photo: Commencement


Schedule of Events

The Traditional Undergraduate Ceremony (10 a.m.) is a ticketed event.

Tickets are required for admittance into the Traditional Undergraduate Ceremony at 10 a.m. Tickets for the three viewing venues (live at Bill George Arena and live simulcast at Berry Performing Arts and Cathedral of the Ozarks) were allotted to graduating seniors to distribute to their commencement guests. No one will be admitted to any of the three commencement venues without a ticket.

If you would like to attend the undergraduate ceremony and do not have a ticket, please call Johanna Musgrave at 479-524-7358 or email

The commencement will also be live streamed here.

Friday, May 8, 2015
3:00  – 4:00 p.m. Senior Awards Convocation, Cathedral
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Senior Reception, Simmons Great Hall (traditional undergraduate), sponsored by Alumni & Parent Relations
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Baccalaureate, Cathedral
Saturday, May 9, 2015
10:00 a.m. Traditional Undergraduate Ceremony, Bill George Arena - Ticketed
2:00 p.m. Graduate and Degree Completion, Bill George Arena - NOT Ticketed (Reception for the 2:00 p.m. ceremony follows in Simmons Great Hall, sponsored by Alumni & Parent Relations)

Both the traditional undergraduate ceremony and the graduate and degree completion ceremony will be viewable via live stream here