Commencement Ceremony Information
The Commencement Ceremony will be held at Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 2:00 PM.
The Ceremony lasts approximately two hours.
Guests and Grads can begin to arrive at 12:45 PM
Those graduating need to arrive for lineup by 1:15 PM
Tickets are not required.
|Saturday May 16, 2019|
|ALL Graduates & Guests||Commencement Liturgy & Refreshments||St. Joseph Chapel Edgewood College|
|12:00 PM||Ed.D. Graduates & Guests||Light refreshments and welcome||Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall|
|12:45 PM||Graduates & Guests||Arrival||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
|1:00 PM||Graduates||Commencement Line Up||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
|1:30 PM||Ed.D. Graduates & Guests||Group picture in regalia (bring your cap, gown, and hood)||Alliant Energy Center|
|1:45 PM||Ed.D. Graduates & Guests||Walk to Coliseum and line up for ceremony||Alliant Energy Center|
|2:00 PM||Graduates & Guests||Commencement||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
Commencement Liturgy and Brunch
A Mass celebrating commencement for all graduates and their families and friends. We welcome ALL. Celebrate the day with light celebratory refreshments immediately following Liturgy.
Ed.D. Program Reception
Graduates and their guests are invited to join the Educational Leadership Doctoral Program for a reception prior to commencement. The reception is held in the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center, in the Four Lakes Room.
Commencement Line-Up | Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Graduates participating in Commencement must arrive in the Coliseum between 1:00 and 1:15 pm. Those who arrive after 1:30 will be placed at the end of the line of students and enter the hall last instead of with other students from their major.
Seating at the Ceremony
Edgewood College Bookstore
Graduation is an exciting time! Here you will find the steps on how to obtain your degree and participate in the Edgewood College commencement ceremony.
Please review each step below to make sure you have completed all the necessary requirements to participate in the commencement ceremony.