Cap & Gown Pick up
August 20, 2018 – Springs Student Center
Herff-Jones will be in the lobby of Springs Student Center from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Herff-Jones will also be available to order rings
August 21, 2018 – Belk Auditorium
August 31, 2018
Official graduation date for summer graduates
Class Ring Order
September 21 – Springs Student Center Lobby
Herff-Jones will be in Springs Student Center Lobby from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to take ring orders
Class Ring Order
September 22 – Springs Student Center Lobby
Herff-Jones will be in Springs Student Center Lobby from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. to take ring orders.
Graduation Application Deadline for May 2019 graduates
October 31, 2018 – Registrar’s Office in Smith Administration Building
Deadline for submitting Graduation Application and Major/minor declaration forms for seniors anticipating graduation in May 2019 to Registrar’s Office.
December 31, 2018
Official graduation date for fall graduates
Graduation Announcement Pickup
February 13, 2019 – Springs Student Center
Herff-Jones will be at Springs Student Center from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 2 – 4 p.m. about graduation announcements (students can view and order announcements)
Class Ring Ceremony
February 17, 2019 – Edmunds Hall
Seventh Annual PC Class Ring Ceremony
Graduation Application Deadline for August/December 2019 graduates
March 15, 2019 – Registrar’s Office in Smith Administration Building
Deadline for submitting Graduation Application and Major/minor declaration forms for seniors anticipating graduation in August or December 2019 to Registrar’s Office.
Commencement Ticket Pick up
April TBA, 2019 – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., and 2 – 4 p.m. Springs Student Center
Distribution of Baccalaureate tickets (3) and Commencement rain plan tickets (6) in the lobby of Springs Campus Center. PC students who are graduating in May 2019 will receive three tickets for the Baccalaureate Services and six tickets for the Commencement Exercises Rain Plan.
Honors Day Symposium
April 25, 2019 – Various locations on campus
Student Athlete Commencement
May TBD, 2019 – Harper Center
May 10, 2019
College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Practice
11 a.m. West Plaza (Rain Plan: Templeton Gym)
College of Arts and Sciences Class of 2019 Farewell Luncheon
12:15 p.m. Alumni Green (Rain Plan: GDH)
Hall of Fame/Wysor Saber Award and ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
2 p.m. Edmunds Hall
The New Highlander Battalion is composed of students from Presbyterian College, Lander University, and Newberry College. The newest member of the PC ROTC Hall of Fame will be inducted. Several prestigious awards will be presented to cadets, including the Wysor Saber Award, the Kimberly Hampton Leadership Award, and the Spirit of the Claymore Award. Cadets who receive these awards have distinguished themselves while participating in the ROTC program.
Teacher Induction Ceremony
4 p.m. Neville Hall Kuhne Auditorium
6 p.m. Belk Auditorium
Commencement Celebration Dinner
7 p.m. Alumni Green
College of Arts and Sciences Senior Party
9 p.m. Bailey Memorial Stadium (Rain Plan: MSY)
May 11, 2019
College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Exercises
10 a.m. West Plaza (Rain Plan: Templeton Gym)
Alumni Green (Rain Plan: MSY)
Inclement weather may necessitate that we hold commencement inside. We will determine the location by 8:30 a.m. and notify students through campus e-mail and the text message alert system.
All residence halls and apartments will close at 6 pm on Saturday, May 11, 2019
For information regarding Commencement activities for PC School of Pharmacy, click here.