FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is this the actual graduation?
No, the Black Senior Ceremony is an opportunity for the community to celebrate your accomplishments and an occasion for you to show appreciation for those who have been instrumental in those accomplishments. The official University-wide Commencement will be held the Saturday after the Black Senior Ceremony. It will be at the Commencement that you will receive your diploma from the University President. Please contact the University's Commencement Office for details on the University's graduation activities.
What should I wear?
Dress is business casual, i.e. no tie, no jeans, no flip flops. You do not need to, nor should you wear your cap and gown.
How many guests can I bring?
You can bring a maximum of 4 people to this event.
Can I invite my teachers and staff members?
Yes, you may invite the faculty or staff members you want to attend.
What kind of food will be served?
How long will the event last?
Approximately 1.5 hours.
Who do I contact if I have more questions?
You can contact Pauline Nguyen.