Graduation Information

Commencement Schedule

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Thursday, May 22, 2014

6 p.m.
Senior Pig Roast (seniors only)—Walston-Hoover Stadium
Rain site: The Centre, 1211 4th St. SW, Waverly

Saturday, May 24, 2014

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Wartburg Store open—Saemann Student Center
2 p.m.
Senior Recital, featuring members of the Class of 2014—Wartburg Chapel
5 p.m.

Service of Thanksgiving and Blessing—Wartburg Chapel
(A communion service for the Class of 2014, family members, alumni and friends)

6:30 p.m.
May Term Band Concert—South Campus Mall (Rain site—McCaskey Lyceum)

Sunday, May 25, 2014

7:30 a.m.
Commencement Rehearsal—Levick Arena, The W
8:30 a.m.
Senior Breakfast—Mensa, Saemann Student Center
10 a.m.
Baccalaureate—Neumann Auditorium
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sunday Brunch available—Mensa, Saemann Student Center
(Adult-$10; Child 5-12-$5; under 5-Free; Graduates eat free with their paying parents.)
Scrambled eggs, bacon, breakfast egg cheese pizza, roasted chicken quarters, wild rice, baby carrots, green bean casserole, wheat and white dinner rolls, salad bar, deli, pizza court, pasta court/baked potato/white rice, cheesecake with fruit topping
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
The Wartburg Store open—Saemann Student Center
1 p.m.

Pre-Commencement Concert by Wartburg Bands—Hoover Field House and Track,
Wartburg-Waverly Sports and Wellness Center (The W)

1:30 p.m.
Commencement—Hoover Field House and Track, The W
  • No spike-heeled shoes are allowed in the Hoover Field House and Track.
  • Doors open at 12:30 p.m. for seating.
  • Seating (in chairs) is available on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no limit to the number of family members who may attend. No tickets will be issued.
  • Reception following—Center Campus Mall (Rain site-Hall of Champions, The W)

Senior Art Exhibit open all weekend 9 a.m.–5 p.m.—Waldemar A. Schmidt Art Gallery,
Bachman Fine Arts Center