Commencement

If you are a guest visiting campus for commencement, please view our guest information.

May 2014 Commencement

 

Friday, May 9 2014

 

  • 3:00 PM Cathedral of the Ozarks - Traditional Undergraduate Senior Awards Convocation
  • 4:00 PM Simmons Great Hall - Senior Reception
  • 5:00 PM Cathedral of the Ozarks - Baccalaureate

 

Saturday, May 10, 2014

 

  • 10:00 AM Bill George Arena - Traditional Undergraduate

  • 2:00 PM Cathedral of the Ozarks - Degree Completion & Masters

Questions regarding ordering Regalia:

  • To order regalia (cap/gown/masters hood), invitations or rings contact the Bookstore directly at 479.524.7195. Regalia can be purchased through the bookstore - March 3 through March 31.  Any orders placed after March 31st will incur a $10 late fee.  Click on the Regalia link to the left for information regarding Regalia dress on Commencement Day. *The cost of regalia is NOT included in the graduation fee as some students do not participate in the commencement ceremony.

          

A Herff Jones representative will be on campus March 19th from 10:00am - 2:00pm in front of the bookstore. He will have specials on class rings and information on invitations and other graduation items.

 

 

Regarding commencement procedures or eligibility:

  • Traditional Undergraduate Students: Call Sarah Philpot at (479) 524-7138 or saphilpot@jbu.edu
  • Degree Completion Students: Call Jeff LeBert at (479) 524-7389 or jlebert@jbu.edu
  • Master's Students: Call Jeff LeBert at (479) 524-7389 or jlebert@jbu.edu
  • If any physical accommodations for guests are necessary, specifically wheelchair assistance or sign interpreter, please contact Mrs. Jacqueline Wright at (479) 524-7400 or email jwright@jbu.edu.
  • There will be no commencement rehearsal. Students are to familiarize themselves with the Procedures