Commencement Ceremony - December 16, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
Andrews B. Hale Auditorium
Keynote Address: The Rev. Dr. Marlowe V.N. Washington NES'16, Adjunct Professor of Religion
Class speaker: Javonia M. Manigault, R.N. to B.S. Nursing, Cohort-104
Scripture Reader: Kristen Mattison, B.S. Early Childhood Education & Students with Disabilities
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, Chief Academic Officer, at AcademicAffairs@roberts.edu.
Commencement should be a time of remembrance and celebration! Please use menu at left & information
on these pages to answer your questions & make your graduation day more enjoyable.
AT A GLANCE:
Order up to 5 guest tickets, by December 8. Click button above for more information & to place order.
Formal announcements, if desired, may be purchased through Signature Announcements.
Click link above for details. Pick-up December 14 or 15.
Student Graduates - Important Notes
Do you need a special accommodation due to mobility restrictions or need a Sign Language Interpreter?
Please contact: Office of Registration at 585.594.6596.
Your academic department/program may host 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. You may need to RSVP.
Student graduates - By 9:15 a.m., meet at Shewan Hall, C.L.C./lower level for robing & further instructions.
Students' guests - arrive to campus by 9:15 a.m. to allow time to park & then walk or take a shuttle to the C.L.C.,
to be seated no later than 9:45 a.m.