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Fall Commencement 2016

Fall Commencement 2016


The Fall Commencement ceremony will take place in Bender Arena on AU's campus and will last approximately 2 hours. Graduates should report to line-up areas 45 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony and sit with colleagues in their academic program. Graduates do not cross the stage in alphabetical order and may sit with friends within their academic program.

December 19–20 Regalia, commencement ticket, and parking pass distribution in the Bridge Lounge (formerly the lower level of the Campus Store).
December 20 8:00 p.m - 10:00 p.m.: Toast to Graduates

Refreshments and a champagne toast. Open to grads and guests. Check back for registration information.

December 21 1 p.m. Fall Commencement ceremony
  Receptions immediately following ceremony:
  CAS – Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Arts Center
  SPA – Ward Circle Building Lobby
  Kogod – Kogod School of Business Building
  SIS – School of International Service Building
  SOC – McKinley Building
  5 p.m. Rental regalia due to Campus Store