2017 Commencement Activities

  • GradFest to order cap, gown and announcements occurs in March.
  • The Multicultural Graduation Celebration/Senior Pinning Ceremony occurs in April.
  • All other receptions and ceremonies usually occur in May.
  • This schedule is updated as locations and times of diploma ceremonies are finalized so please check back often.
  • Click on the event title for more detailed information.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

GradFest 2017

  • Other
  • Mar 7
  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC)

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

GradFest 2017

  • Other
  • Mar 8
  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC)

Monday, May 15, 2017

Honors Senior Reception

  • Social/Reception
  • May 15
  • 4:00 PM
  • Cudd Hall
  • Room 1

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Phi Beta Kappa Induction Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 18
  • 1:30 PM
  • Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC)
  • Room 212

Friday, May 19, 2017

Graduate Hooding and Recognition Ceremony

  • Academic Calendar, Ceremony
  • May 19
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • McAlister Auditorium

Music Graduate's Concert

  • Music
  • Amy Pfrimmer
  • May 19
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Dixon Performing Arts Center (Annex)

Bachelor of Arts Exhibition - closing reception

  • Cultural, Exhibit, Social/Reception
  • May 19
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Woldenberg Art Center
  • Room 200

Newcomb College Institute - Under the Oaks

  • Ceremony
  • May 19
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Dixon Hall

School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine Awards Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 19
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • 1440 Canal Street
  • Room 1st floor

A.B. Freeman School of Business Graduate Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 19
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse

Newcomb-Tulane College Senior Awards Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 19
  • 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
  • McAlister Auditorium

Law School Graduation Award Ceremony

  • Other
  • May 19
  • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Weinmann Hall (Law)
  • Room 110

Wave Goodbye

  • Social/Reception
  • May 19
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Academic Quad

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Unified Commencement Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Social Work Commencement

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Iberville Room

School of Liberal Arts Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome

School of Science and Engineering Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse

School of Continuing Studies Undergraduate Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • McAlister Auditorium

Tulane School of Architecture Graduation Reception

  • Social/Reception
  • May 20
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Richardson Memorial (Architecture)

Tulane School of Medicine Diploma Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

School of Science and Engineering Undergraduate Graduation Reception

  • Social/Reception
  • May 20
  • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC)
  • Room 212 & 213

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Graduation Ceremony (Graduate and Undergraduate)

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 3:00 PM
  • Saenger Theatre

A.B. Freeman School of Business Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Tulane School of Architecture Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Dixon Hall

Law School Graduation Ceremony

  • Ceremony
  • May 20
  • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse

Law School Graduation Reception

  • Social/Reception
  • May 20
  • 6:00 PM
  • Weinmann Hall (Law)