Commencement Information

Collin Carlson

BETHANY COLLEGE CLASS OF 2015 – MAY 17

Baccalaureate Service – Presser Hall at 10:30 a.m. Luncheon – Pihlblad Memorial Union at 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Adults $10, Children 5-12 $5/No reservations required/Cash or check only.) Commencement – Presser Hall at 2 p.m.

IMPORTANT DATES/EVENTS:

  • Friday, May 15 – 6 p.m. Senior Dinner – For seniors and families – Hosted by Bethany College Alumni Association. A formal invitation is sent to parents and seniors.
  • Thursday/Friday, May 14-15 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Cap and Gown Pick Up/Senior Survey/Almost Alumni TableSwede Nation Station
  • Saturday, May 16 – 10 a.m. – RehearsalPresser Hall
  • Sunday, May 17 – 10 a.m. – Baccalaureateline up
  • Sunday, May 17 – 1:30 p.m. – Commencement - line up

COMMENCEMENT DAY SCHEDULE

10 a.m. Assemble on the west side of Bethany Lutheran Church, 320 N. Main
10 a.m. Processional march from Bethany Lutheran Church to Presser Hall
10:30 a.m. Baccalaureate Service, Presser Hall Auditorium
11:30 a.m. Graduate Family Legacy Photos, Presser lawn
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Buffet Lunch, Pihlblad Memorial Union (Book store closes, 1:30 p.m.)
1 p.m. Graduating seniors assembly on Presser steps for class photo
1:30 p.m. Procession assembles on sidewalk in front of Pihlblad (rain location: 3rd floor Presser Hall)
1:50 p.m. Processional march to Presser Hall
2 p.m. Commencement Ceremony, Presser Hall/Reception immediately following on Presser lawn

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