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Commencement Events

These are important events us you plan your graduation from ULV. All these events may not apply to every student, however, please use these dates to plan ahead. The schedule below is tentative and subject to change. Please check back regularly for updates and changes.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
March 29 The Graduation Lists will go live. Note: As candidates are cleared for graduation for Spring 2019, names will be added to the lists every Friday afternoon.
March 29 – April 26 The Student Participation Form goes live. The form must be submitted before students can access and print their tickets.
March 30
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Grad Finale: One-Stop-Shop for all things Commencement. Purchase cap and gown, regalia items, announcements, class rings, diploma frames, commemorative memorabilia and interact with several onsite vendors. Cash or check only (no credit cards accepted).

Location: Sports Pavilion

March 31 – April 22
Midnight
Jostens Online Regalia Sales Begin. Click here to purchase regalia online.
April 5 – May 3 Guest ticket website goes live. Students must be cleared for Spring and submit the Student Participation Form before they can access the website. Students can claim and print their guest tickets by May 3.
April 26 Departmental and University Honors List published on Commencement Website.
April 30

2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

On Campus Cap and Gown Sales for Spring 2019 Commencement.  Location: Leo’s Den, Abraham Campus Center. Cash or check only (no credit cards accepted).
May 7
2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
On Campus Cap and Gown Sales for Spring 2019 Commencement. Location: Leo’s Den, Abraham Campus Center. Cash or check only (no credit cards accepted).

NOTE: After May 7, regalia sales are only available the day of Commencement for $120 set.

May 7

5:00 p.m.

Last day to submit Appeal Form and $60 late fee in order to get guest tickets. Submit form to the Commencement Office (ACC 133).
May 16

5:00 p.m.

Unity in Diversity Cultural Graduation Celebration. Location: Ballrooms, Abraham Campus Center.
May 18

9:30 a.m. & 5:30 p.m.

Latinx Cultural Graduations Celebrations. Location: Sports Science & Athletics Pavilion.
May 18

2:00 p.m.

Black Cultural Graduation Celebration. Location: Sports Science & Athletics Pavilion.
2019 SPRING COMMENCEMENT SCHEDULE 
Friday, May 31
4:00 p.m. Baccalaureate Ceremony
Location: Church of the Bretheren.
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Commencement Regalia Sales Booth Opens
Unit cost: $120 (includes tax). Only accept cash or check. Location: Johnson Family Plaza
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Vendors Fair
A variety of vendors will be selling food and drinks, La Verne clothing and memorabilia, class rings, graduation items, and flowers. Location: Quad.
5:00 p.m. Candidate Check-In and Robing for College of Arts and Sciences. Location: Entrance B, Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion

*Note: No guests allowed in candidate robing area.

5:30 p.m. Faculty/Staff Check-In and Robing for College of Arts and Sciences. Location: Leo’s Den, Abraham Campus Center
6:30 p.m. College of Arts and Sciences Ceremony Begins. Location: Ortmayer Stadium

*Note: No food, beverages, balloons or strollers permitted in venue. Admittance ticket required for all guests.

2019 SPRING COMMENCEMENT SCHEDULE
Saturday, June 1
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Vendors Fair
A variety of vendors will be selling food and drinks, La Verne clothing and memorabilia, class rings, graduation items, and flowers. Location: Quad.
8:00 a.m. Commencement Regalia Sales Booth Opens
Unit cost: $120 (includes tax). Only accept cash or check. Location: Johnson Family Plaza.
8:00 a.m. Candidate Check-In and Robing for College of Business and Public Management. Location: Entrance B, Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion

*Note: No guests allowed in candidate robing area.

8:30 a.m. Faculty/Staff Check-In and Robing for College of Business and Public Management. Location: Leo’s Den, Abraham Campus Center
9:30 a.m. College of Business and Public Management Ceremony Begins. Location: Ortmayer Stadium

*Note: No food, beverages, balloons or strollers permitted in venue. Admittance ticket required for all guests.

12:30 p.m. DPA Hooding Ceremony. Location: Ballrooms, Abraham Campus Center
1:00 p.m. EDD Hooding Ceremony. Location: Morgan Auditorium
4:00 p.m. Candidate Check-In and Robing for LaFetra College of Education. Location: Entrance B, Sports Science and Athletics Pavilion

*Note: No guests allowed in candidate robing area.

4:30 p.m. Faculty Check-In and Robing for LaFetra College of Education. Location: Leo’s Den, Abraham Campus Center
5:30 p.m. LaFetra College of Education Ceremony Begins. Location: Ortmayer Stadium

*Note: No food, beverages, balloons or strollers permitted in venue. Admittance ticket required for all guests.

 

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