The graduate commencement ceremony took place at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2024. 

A video livestream of all the ceremonies was provided for additional family and friends to be part of the graduation event.

  • Arrive at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex no later than 6:00 p.m.

  • Doors open for family and friends attending the ceremony at 6:00 p.m.

  • Arrive prepared, dressed in your regalia (cap, gown, tassel, hood, etc.).

  • Graduates will follow directional signage and use the dedicated, graduates-only entrance #21 located on the west/stadium side of the Kovalchick Complex. Upon arrival, you will be guided to the PNC Room.

  • Designated parking lots near the ceremonies and across the IUP campus will be used for commencement parking at no charge. See the IUP travel directions, campus parking, and shuttle maps for details.

  • A professional photography company will be on hand to take pictures. They will contact you by email within a few weeks following the ceremony.