The May 2014 graduate and undergraduate ceremonies will be the only commencements held for the 2013-14 academic year. December 2013, May 2014, and August 2014 graduates are all encouraged to participate on this date. If your degree requirements will not be complete by the summer conferral date of August 1, but you would like to participate in the May 10 ceremony, please contact Dorothy Tennery, (405) 208-5530.
The deadline date to apply for your diploma and graduation is March 7, 2014.
Seating for those who are unable to climb stairs is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Freede Wellness Center is wheelchair accessible. A sign language interpreter is on stage at the ceremony. If you have guests with other special needs, please contact Dorothy Tennery at (405) 208-5530.
Tickets are not required for the ceremonies, however, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Henry J. Freede Wellness and Activity Center (map) will open at 9:45 a.m. for the morning ceremony and at 1:45 p.m. for the afternoon ceremony.
We request that all guests be in their seats no later than fifteen minutes before the ceremony is scheduled to begin.
The Senior Sendoff celebration will be on Thursday, May 8. Join other alumni for refreshments and appetizers at Rococo on Penn from 6-7pm. Dinner will be served on campus in the Team One Pavillion (west lawn) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Graduating seniors may bring two guests for dinner. Each additional guest will be $12. Contact Jessi Riesenberg for more information on purchasing tickets and to RSVP.