graduation 2016

Graduation Day is almost here!

The Commencement Exercises will take place on May 12, 2016.
In order for everything to go as smoothly as possible, we need to know if you are planning on taking part in the Commencement Exercises. Please fill out this form before March 23, 2016.      

Graduation Rehearsal

Attendance at Graduation Rehearsal on Friday, April 29, 2016 is MANDATORY.    Graduation Rehearsal will start promptly at 2:45 pm and end at approximately 5 pm on April 29, 2016 in the Auditorium/Gym in the Mother of Perpetual Help Hall (Academic Building).  If attendance at Graduation Rehearsal poses a serious hardship please contact Linda Slaweski at or 215 885-2360 ext. 277.

At the rehearsal you will receive your caps, gowns, tassels and information about the Commencement Exercises. You will also receive 2 admission tickets for the Commencement Exercises held in the Auditorium/Gym. (Tickets are limited to just 2 for the Gym, due to Fire Code and capacity regulations) Tickets are not required if you would like to watch the Commencement Exercises down in the Cafeteria on closed circuit TV.
All graduates who plan to participate in the Commencement Ceremony on May 12, 2016 must wear a cap and gown. All must complete this form. And if you are attending, list your height and weight by March 23, 2016 and the regalia will be ordered for you and given out at rehearsal.

Schedule for Graduation Day -  May 12, 2016:

4:45 pm - Formal Academic Hooding
5:00 pm - Commencement Liturgy
6:30 pm - Formation of Academic Procession by the Basileiad Library
6:45 pm - Academic Procession begins
7:00 pm Conferring of Degrees
Please accept my best wishes for a joyful graduation and God's blessing in your future endeavors!
Many Blessings In All You Do,
Sister Marie Francis Walchonsky, OSBM, Dean of Students at Manor College