• 2016 Commencement - 1

Event Schedule


Thursday, May 17, 2018

11:00 a.m.
Senior Class Meeting – Memorial Hall
This is a mandatory meeting for all seniors. Important Commencement information will be reviewed. Seniors MUST attend this meeting. Questions, please contact Registrar's Office at 484-664-3190.

 4:00 p.m.
Catholic Mass – Egner Memorial Chapel

8:00 p.m.
Students gather in the Empie Theatre for the Baccalaureate procession.

8:15 p.m.
Parents should be seated for Baccalaureate.

8:30 p.m.
Baccalaureate Service 
College Green - front of Haas College Center
(Rain location - Memorial Hall)
No tickets are required if Baccalaureate is held outdoors.

Baccalaureate is an inter-faith candle lighting service that begins the commencement weekend activities for our students and their families. For more information, click here or contact: 

Pastor John Gorder, Interim College Chaplain: johngorder@muhlenberg.edu or 484-664-3120.

9:30 p.m.-Midnight
Senior Class Family Appreciation Reception - Seegers Union 
Following Baccalaureate, graduates, their families, faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the Class of 2018 at a reception hosted by President and Mrs. Williams. Please RSVP to studentactivities@muhlenberg.edu with the number attending (including your student). Questions, contact the Student Activities Office at 484-664-3657. 

The Class of 2018 wishes to thank parents and loved ones for their support and encouragement. You are cordially invited to join this final gathering of the senior class on the eve of Commencement 2018.

Friday, May 18, 2018

10:00 a.m.
Commencement Exercises 
College Green - front of Haas College Center
(Rain location - Memorial Hall)
No tickets are required if Commencement is held outdoors. Rain tickets will be given to students at Thursday's mandatory class meeting. Commencement ceremonies generally end between noon and 12:30 p.m.

Buffet Luncheon - Immediately following Commencement

Graduates and families are welcome to attend an optional buffet luncheon in the Wood Dining Commons in Seegers Union following Commencement. Reservations are necessary and tickets must be purchased in advance.

Order on-line here. Dining Services 484-664-3488.