• Commencement 2017

    The University of Charleston’s Commencement will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7, on the Riverfront Lawn.

    Schedule for Commencement

    Friday, May 5th

    • 5:00 p.m - Honors Convocation - Geary Student Union - Ballroom
    • 6:00 p.m. - Radiology Pinning Ceremony - Riggleman Hall - Erma Byrd Gallery
    • 6:30 p.m. - PA White Coat Ceremony - Riggleman Hall - Auditorium 

    Saturday, May 6th

    • 1:00p.m. - School of Pharmacy Hooding - Riggleman Hall - Auditorium
    • 2:30 p.m. - School of Pharmacy Reception - Riggleman Hall - Rotunda
    • 3:00 p.m. - Graduate School of Business & Leadership Hooding - Riggleman Hall - Erma Byrd Gallery
    • 4:30 p.m. - Graduate School of Business & Leadership - Reception - Riggleman Hall - Erma Byrd Gallery
    • 5:00 p.m. - Nursing Pinning Ceremony - Riggleman Hall - Auditorium
    • 6:00 p.m. - Nursing Reception - Riggleman Hall - Rotunda
    • 7:00 p.m. - PA Hooding Ceremony - Riggleman Hall - Auditorium
    • 8:00 p.m. - PA Reception - Riggleman Hall - Rotunda

    Sunday, May 7th

    • 10:00 a.m. - Graduate check in/Rehearsal - Russell & Martha Wehrle Innovation Center Lobby
    • 11:30 a.m. - Receptions
      • School of Pharmacy - Frankenberger Art Gallery
      • School of Health Sciences - Ballroom
      • School of Arts & Sciences - Dining Hall
      • School of Business & Leadership - Appalachian Room
       
    • 1:15 p.m. - Grad Line Up - Riggleman Hall 3rd Floor
    • 2:00 p.m. - Commencement - Russell & Martha Wehrle Innovation Center OR Riverbank (if weather is nice)

    COFFEE TAVERN (STARBUCKS) and BOOKSTORE WILL BE OPEN FROM 10-2