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Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremonies

Undergraduate Commencement:

Friday, May 4, 2018

9:00 a.m.

Burke-Tarr Stadium

Carson-Newman University Campus

Undergraduate Commencement Rehearsal: Thursday, May 3, 2018, Holt Fieldhouse, 10:30 a.m. Celebration lunch: Thursday, May 3, 2018, 12 noon, Stokely Cafeteria

Rain Plan: In case of inclement weather, three ceremonies, one at 9:00 a.m., one at 11:00 a.m., and one at 2:00 p.m. will be held in Holt Fieldhouse on the Carson-Newman University campus. 

9:00 a.m. Undergraduates in Art, Photography, Communications, English, Film, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Music, Political Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, Human Services, Sociology, Social Entrepreneurship, Theatre, Linguistics, World Languages and Associate degree graduates will participate in the first ceremony.

11:00 a.m. Undergraduates in  Biology, Bio-Chemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Education, Human Exceptionalities, Special Education, Physical Education, and Exercise Science, will participate in the second ceremony.

2:00 p.m.    Undergraduates from the Departments of Business, Family and Consumer Science, and Nursing will participate in the third ceremony.

A decision will be made on Thursday, May 3rd regarding the rain plan and the location for the undergraduate ceremonies. Announcements concerning the rain plan will be available on the C-N website.

Graduate Studies Commencement:

Friday, May 4, 2018

7:00 p.m.

Holt Fieldhouse

Carson-Newman University Campus

May graduation candidates should check their CN email regularly during the 2018 Spring semester for updates and information concerning commencement and graduation




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