Commencement Ceremony Information
UPDATE, March 23, 2020:
The traditional Commencement ceremony, scheduled to be held Sunday, May 17, 2020, will not be held. Commencement Liturgy, scheduled for the same weekend, also will not be held.
Edgewood College is exploring alternative ways to celebrate the enormous accomplishment of earning a college degree – at every level.
We will share that information as soon as it becomes available.
|Saturday May 16, 2020
Refreshments to Follow
|ALL Graduating Students & Guests||St. Joseph Chapel Edgewood College|
|DAY OF COMMENCEMENT|
|Sunday, May 17, 2020
|Education Doctoral (Ed. D.) Student Reception||Ed.D. Students & Guests||Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall|
|12:45 PM||Doors Open||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
|1:00 PM||Commencement Line Up||All graduating students must arrive for Commencement Line Up - lower level of the VMC||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
|1:30 PM||Group picture for Ed.D. students only, group will walk to the Coliseum following pictures||Ed.D. Graduates & Guests
Group picture in regalia (bring your cap, gown, and hood)
|Alliant Energy Center|
|2:00 PM||Commencement||All Graduating Students & Guests||Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center|
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.