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May 2018 Commencement Exercises:

Friday, May 4, 2018- Curb Event Center

Baccalaureate Student Reflection and Celebration Service at 2:00 p.m. -Curb Event Center

Baccalaureate: 'A Service of Ordination to Daily Work' is a part of the Spring Commencement celebratory events.

Baccalaureate Service will be held in the Curb Event Center on Friday, May 4th at 2:00 p.m. This is a unique opportunity for faculty, staff, our graduating students, and their guests to gather together to begin our Commencement weekend activities. Caps and gowns are the appropriate attire for the Baccalaureate ceremony. Parking for guests attending this event is located in the Curb Event, and Johnson Center garages. Please contact the Office of Spiritual Development, with questions about Baccalaureate. Tickets are not required for Baccalaureate.

University Commencement Reception at 3:00 p.m.- Bell Tower Plaza (immediately following the Baccalaureate Service): A reception immediately following the Baccalaureate ceremony is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations, hosted by President and Mrs. Fisher, and is for all graduates, family, guests, faculty, and staff.


Graduation Ceremonies- Saturday, May 5, 2018- Curb Event Center

Morning Graduation Ceremony- 9:30 a.m.

Afternoon Graduation Ceremony- 2:30 p.m.

Belmont University will award degrees to candidates on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in the Curb Event Center.

Tickets are required for admission into the graduation ceremony. Candidates may request up to 6 tickets for family and guests to attend their respective graduation ceremony.

Doors to the Curb Event Center will open at approximately 8:30 a.m. for the morning ceremony and 1:30 p.m. for the afternoon ceremony. Seating is general admission with the exception of areas specifically designated for graduating students, faculty, and guests with disabilities.

Friends and family are invited to view the commencement ceremonies on the Belmont home page

Photography is generally permitted during commencement; however, individuals taking photographs should remain clear of the aisles as well as the auditorium floor throughout the ceremony.

Grad IMAGES is a professional commencement service available to capture graduates’ pictures during the ceremony. Please view the Grad IMAGES website or contact the photography servicer directly to receive information about their optional packages.