Commencement Weekend Schedule - spring 2018

Commencement Weekend is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate your academic accomplishments! A schedule of events for this very special weekend follows.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Baccalaureate Mass
All graduates, their families, and friends as well as Lewis University faculty and staff are invited to worship at this special Catholic Mass in honor of our Spring 2018 graduates. St. Charles Borromeo Convocation Hall, 5:00 p.m.

Fr.  Raymond Webb, Professor and Chairperson of Pastoral Theology and Canon Law at the University of St. Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, IL will be the celebrant. Fr. Raymond is an affiliated member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools.

The President’s Reception for Graduates immediately follows Mass. Graduates, family members, faculty, and staff are cordially invited to join Dr. David Livingston, Lewis University President, for this special “small plates” reception in the Flight Deck Dining Hall at the St. Charles Borromeo Center.

SUNDAY, May 20, 2018

Professional Colleges (Business, Education, Nursing) & Accelerated Programs Undergraduate Degree Ceremony
Student Recreation & Fitness Center Fieldhouse, 9:00 a.m. Tickets are required. A brief reception follows on the University Green at approximately 10:30 a.m.

Graduate Degree Ceremony
Student Recreation & Fitness Center Fieldhouse, 1:00 p.m. Tickets are required. A brief reception follows on the University Green at approximately 2:30 p.m.

College of Arts & Sciences Undergraduate Degree Ceremony
Student Recreation & Fitness Center Fieldhouse, 5:00 p.m. Tickets are required. A brief reception follows on the University Green at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Note: Please direct questions about Commencement to the Registrar's Office at (815) 836-5133.