Summer Commencement 2017

University Celebrates Achievements of Graduates on Aug. 5

Gardner-Webb University will award nearly 225 degrees during the 2017 summer commencement exercises on Saturday, Aug. 5. The ceremony is set to begin at 10 a.m. in the Paul Porter Arena of the Lutz-Yelton Convocation Center, located on the campus of Gardner-Webb University.

The event will commemorate the achievements of students in traditional undergraduate, degree completion, and graduate programs of study. Various students will participate in the commencement exercises by offering the invocation and reading scripture. Scholastic awards will also be presented.

Auxiliary aids will be made available to persons with disabilities upon request 48 hours prior to the event. Please call 704-406-4264 or email servicerequests@gardner-webb.edu with your request.

The University encourages attendees to use the hashtag #GWUGrad17 to share their social media posts including photos, tweets, and Facebook status updates.

Click here to view photos from the ceremony.