Event Schedule - Graduate and Non-Traditional Undergraduate (evening or online) Programs

Commencement Ceremony for all Master's Degree Programs 
and Adult (evening or online) Undergraduate Programs  

May 11, 2019, 10:30 a.m.
Voller Athletic Center Arena

This ceremony is for students earning Master's degrees, and for students earning Bachelor of Science degrees from the following undergraduate adult evening or online programs: Health Administration, Organizational Management, R.N. to B.S. Nursing, and Pathway to Teaching.

  • Voller Athletic Center Arena doors open at 9:30 a.m.
  • Students arrive to Rinker Community Service Center by 9:45 a.m. to robe and line up for Processional
  • Guests arrive to campus by 9:45 a.m. Shuttles available from parking lots to V.A.C.  Guests seated by 10:15 a.m. in the V.A.C. Arena
  • Ceremony begins with Processional at 10:30 a.m.

Campus Destinations:

Roberts Wesleyan College Bookstore, V.A.C., upper level, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Golisano Library, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Davison Gallery - Class of 2019 Senior Art Exhibit, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center, lower level 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Celebrate your Graduate:

FLOWER SALE to support the Ireland Missions Team:
1/2-dozen bouquet for $20
(cash/check), immediately following ceremony; Tables located inside and outside the V.A.C. Arena

May 11: Additional Receptions & Ceremonies

The EVENTS listed below require additional reservations or ticket orders. Please click on your department/program for more information.

Please be sure to ALSO order your Commencement Ceremony tickets.

Graduate Nursing Commencement Breakfast and Hooding Ceremony

May 11, 8:00 a.m.
Garlock Dining Commons

For student graduates in Nursing Education and Nursing Leadership & Administration, and their guests

RSVP deadline: Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
Reservations required and limited to 5 guests per student graduate.

  • Student graduates: no cost
  • Guests: 11 yrs.-adult: $14 each; 3-10 yrs.: $7 each; 2 yrs. & under: no cost

For RESERVATIONS, contact Tammy Myslivecek, Administrative Graduate Program Director, (585) 594-6668 or Myslivecek_Tammie@roberts.edu.

Please be sure to also order your Commencement Ceremony tickets via the Guest Tickets & Seating link at left.

RN to BS Completion Program Meet and Greet

May 11, 9:00-9:30 a.m.
Crothers Science & Nursing Center, 1st floor Nursing Lounge

No cost / Invitations will be sent to student graduates

Please RSVP by May 3

For further information, contact Deb Bausch, (585) 594-6073 or Bausch_Deborah@roberts.edu.

Teacher Education Reception

May 11, 12:00 noon-1:30 p.m.  
Hastings Center for Academics, Room 240

For student graduates in all Teacher Education Programs- Master of Education, Pathway to Teaching, and Traditional Undergraduate, and their guests.

No Cost/no tickets required
In April, the Teacher Education Dept. will mail formal invitations with details.

Please RSVP by Friday, May 3, to Shelly Lambert,  Lambert_Shelly@roberts.edu or (585) 594-6276.

Social Work MSW Program Celebration Luncheon

May 11, 12:30 p.m., Meal to be served at 1:00 p.m.
Plantation Party House, 1875 N. Union St

Luncheon tickets will be available in late March for online purchase here: https://rwc.roberts.edu/dept-of-social-work/graduate-brunch.aspx, or in Carpenter Hall 304

For more information, contact Kelly King, (585) 594-6692 or king_kelly@roberts.edu.

[Please be sure to also place your order for the Commencement Ceremony tickets via the Guest Tickets and seating link at left.]

School of Business Adult and Graduate Programs Reception

May 11, Immediately following a.m. AGE Commencement Ceremony - until 1:30 p.m.
Garlock Dining Commons

For OM, BHA, MHA, MSL & MSMK student graduates, and their guests

  • Complimentary hot appetizers & beverages
  • Photo opportunity with School of Business backdrop & faculty

Registration required, RSVP by May 1

For information and to RSVP, contact Evangeline Kovach, (585) 594-6134 or kovach_evangeline@roberts.edu

Graduate School Psychology & School Counseling Programs Reception

May 11, Immediately following the a.m. AGE Commencement Ceremony - until 2:00 p.m.
Golisano Library, 2nd Floor Fireside Lounge 

For student graduates in School Psychology, School Counseling, and their families

Complimentary appetizers, cake, and beverages

Registration required, RSVP by Tuesday, April 30.

For information and to RSVP, contact April Telles at 585-594-6034 or telles_april@roberts.edu