Note: 10 a.m. Graduating Students and the 3 p.m. Graduating Students will both meet in Dover Theater in the Lutz Yelton Convocation Center.
COMMENCEMENT – There will be two commencement ceremonies on May 12, 2014. Below is a list of the commencement times and degrees. Please make careful note of your appointed time.
*10:00 a.m.: All Graduate Programs including Godbold School of Business, M. Christopher White School of Divinity, School of Education, School of Nursing, and School of Psychology
* 3:00 p.m.: All Undergraduate programs including traditional, GOAL, and BSN
LOCATION AND ARRIVAL – Assemble 1 ½ hours prior to your commencement time:
* For the 10:00 a.m.: Arrive at 8:30 a.m. in Dover Theatre in Lutz-Yelton Convocation Center.
* For the 3:00 p.m.: Arrive at 1:30 p.m. in Dover Theatre in Lutz-Yelton Convocation Center.
In addition, a Baccalaureate Worship Service will take place on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Stewart Hall of the Tucker Student Center. Graduates and their families are cordially invited to attend this service which is in keeping with Gardner-Webb’s strong Christian heritage. Please note this is not the commencement ceremony. Please refer to the memorandum entitled Baccalaureate Service Invitation below.
An Alumni Reception will take place in the Tucker Center and will immediately follow the each graduation ceremony.
This webpage will be updated to reflect the most current graduation information as it becomes available. Look for information about the August Commencement in mid-May 2014.
May Commencement Details for Graduating Students
**As a matter of routine procedure, all individuals who plan to attend the Gardner-Webb University Commencement Service will be subject to electronic screening by University Police. Bags and other items you wish to bring into the facility will also be subject to search prior to entering. Please note that cow bells, air horns, and other noise makers will not be permitted. Your understanding and cooperation are appreciated in an effort to make this event as safe and dignified as possible. Thank you!**
There are additional links on this site to the lists of students who have completed or are completing their degree requirements, and are participating in the upcoming commencement ceremonies. If your name appears on the list, your application for graduation has been received by the Registrar's Office. It is currently being audited, and your advisor will be notified if any problems are found.
Please note that full names are listed. These names will be used in the bulletin and to order the diplomas. Emails will be sent with information concerning commencement exercises and times. Applications for graduation must be received in the Registrar's Office according to the deadline dates published in our Academic Calendar for each program. Check with your advisor should you have questions about submission of your application for graduation.