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Weekend Schedule

Friday | Saturday | Sunday - Graduation Day!

Friday, May 23, 2014

Friday is considered a travel day for families. Very few events are planned for Friday.
times vary College/Department Events
college event schedules
times vary Of Interest
Campus Interests: website
Cornell Store: Friday, 8am-6pm, website
Religious services: Cornell United Religious Work
Dining: campus locations & hours
Ithaca sightseeing: www.visitithaca.com

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Saturday can be a busy day, as several events are happening all across campus. The largest event on Saturday is Senior Convocation. There are also some college/department events happening on Saturday.
times vary College/Department Events
college event schedules
times vary Of Interest
Campus Interests: website
Cornell Store: Saturday, 9am-6pm, website
Catholic Mass: 5pm, Annabel Taylor Hall Auditorium
Religious services: Cornell United Religious Work
Dining: campus locations & hours
Ithaca sightseeing: www.visitithaca.com

8:00-9:00am
9:00-11:00am
Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps
Commissioning. Statler Hall, Auditorium.
Reception. Statler Hall, Beck Center.

9:30-11:00am
11:30-3:00pm
Johnson School of Management: Executive MBA
Recognition Ceremony for Executive MBA. Bailey Hall.
Reception. Appel Commons.
10:00-11:00am Phi Beta Kappa
Honor Society Reception. Andrew D. White House.
12:00-1:00pm Senior Convocation
The Senior Class President, Cornell University President, and an invited guest speaker will address students and guests at Senior Convocation, the day before graduation.
Schoellkopf Stadium.
times vary Lunch on Campus
locations & times
2:00-3:30pm President's Family Gathering
University President David J. Skorton and the Board of Trustees will host an informal ice cream social to meet graduates and their families and guests. The stand-up event will be held outdoors under a magnificent tent on the Arts Quad.
2:00-4:30pm Veterinary Medicine: DVM Hooding Ceremony
DVM Hooding Ceremony & Reception. Bailey Hall.

2:30-4:00pm
4:00-6:00pm
Johnson School of Management: Residential MBA
Recognition Ceremony for Residential MBA. Newman Arena, Bartels Hall
Reception. Sage Hall.
2:45-3:45pm CU Wind Ensemble
Arts Quad, under tent
Information
5:00-6:30pm Graduate School: PhD Hooding Ceremony
PhD Hooding Ceremony. Barton Hall.
8:00-9:45pm Glee Club & Chorus Concert
Bailey Hall.
Information and tickets.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Sunday is graduation day! The University Commencement Ceremony is in the morning, followed by college/department events in the afternoon.
times vary Religious Services, Dining, and More
Catholic Mass: 8am, Annabel Taylor Hall Auditorium
Religious services: Cornell United Religious Work
Dining: campus locations & hours
Cornell Store: 8am-5pm (sunblock, camera batteries)
10:00am-Noon UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT
Commencement Ceremony for all colleges & degrees. Schoellkopf Stadium.
8:00-9:30am - guests arriving for seating
9:15-9:35am - students report to the Arts Quad
10:00-11:00am - procession arriving at stadium
11:00am-Noon - Commencement Ceremony
12:30-3:30pm College Events
College/department events following the University Commencement Ceremony. Event times vary but campus events are generally finished by 3:30pm.
12:00-5:00pm Cap & Gown Return
Graduates MUST return rented caps & gowns by 5:00pm at one of the collection centers on campus:
- Teagle Hall, Multipurpose Room
- The Cornell Store
- Plant Science Building, Room 37
- A Lot (parking lot on North Campus)
- B Lot (parking lot near Vet College)


Contact Information

Commencement Office
B13 Day Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853
(607) 255-9541
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