Update for Students Participating in the May 10 – 11, 2014 Commencement Ceremonies
April 23, 2014
Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from American University! This is to confirm that we received your regalia rental order for commencement on May 10-11.
There are two important documents attached to this email:
Information Update: Contains information regarding regalia distribution, the processional (marching into Bender Arena), and details to share with your guests.
Instructions to Participants: Contains information about assembling for your ceremony, recognition of graduates (crossing the stage), the recessional (leaving Bender Arena), and regalia return.
In addition, here are a few media updates:
- Webcast: We will live-stream each commencement ceremony on the commencement website.
- Social media: Use #2014AUGrad on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
- Facebook: Check our Facebook page for commencement updates.
- Videos and Photo Albums: We will post ceremony highlights a few days after the ceremony on the commencement website.
Undergraduates who are expected to graduate with Latin Honors or University Honors (as of December 2013) should pick up their gold cord during Cap & Gown Distribution to wear during the ceremony.
We look forward to seeing you at our 128th commencement ceremonies!