Commencement

Commencement Ceremonies May 6, 2017
Voller Athletic Center Arena

Commencement address for both ceremonies:
Shirley V. Hoogstra, J.D.
President, Council for Christian Colleges & Universities

10:30 a.m. Ceremony
for A.G.E. Students
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree

Class Speaker:
Ashley Cooper
, Master of Science, School Psychology

Scripture Reader:
Susan Vandervoort, Bachelor of Science, Nursing
 

2:30 p.m. Ceremony
for Traditional Undergraduate
& B.E.L.L. Students
Bachelor's Degree
& B.E.L.L. Certificate

Class Speaker, Senior Class Council President:
Sarah E. Wallace, 
Bachelor of Science, Social Work

Scripture Reader:
Julia Norris, 
Bachelor of Science, Social Work

Commencement should be a time of enjoyment, remembrance, and celebration.  Please use the menu to the left and information on these pages to prevent confusion and make your graduation day more enjoyable!

All student graduates are expected to participate in the Commencement Ceremony.
If extenuating circumstances prevent your participation, it is important that you submit an email with a request to graduate in absentia to Dr. David Basinger, at AcademicAffairs@roberts.edu.  

AT A GLANCE:

GUEST TICKETS and SEATING
EACH GUEST
MUST HAVE A TICKET TO ENTER THE ARENA. [ALL AGES, including infants]
Each student graduate may order up to 10 GUEST TICKETS online for (unreserved) seating.
SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS:
For a Sign Language Interpreter or special seating (due to use of a wheelchair or other mobility restrictions) for your GUEST, pleasecontact: Tammie Myslivecek, at 585.594.6668.

Student Graduates who need a special accommodation (as described above), please contact: Office of Registration at 585.594.6596.

CAP & GOWN Pick-up
Room 150, Rinker:
May 3: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 
May 4: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
May 5: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Student graduates: On May 6, please plan to arrive at your designated line-up location 45 minutes before your ceremony is scheduled to begin.

Graduation Announcements may be purchased through SignatureA.com

Your academic department or program may be hosting a special event the weekend of Commencement.  For a full listing, please click on the appropriate Event Schedule link on the menu to the left (below for mobile).