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Graduate University Commencement Ceremony
Begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 8, 2020
Arrive at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex no later than 6:00 p.m.
dressed in your Regalia.
Graduates will follow
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 either the Loading Dock or Conference Rooms 6 and 7.
Follow signage for master’s or doctoral and MFA students to report to the correct area.
Master’s-level graduates report to Loading Dock.
Doctoral and MFA-level graduates report to Conference Rooms 6 and 7.
Arrive prepared, wearing your commencement apparel (cap, gown, tassel, medallion, cords, etc.).
Doors open for family and friends attending the ceremony at 5:30 p.m.
A professional photography company
will be on hand to take pictures. They will contact you by your IUP email following the ceremony.
1090 South Drive
Clark Hall, Third Floor
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.