Before the Ceremony

Whether you are participating in-person or virtually, it's important to follow our Graduate To-Do List to help yourself and your family prepare fully for the day-of ceremony. 

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graduate portrait of a student

Day of Schedule

The graduate commencement ceremonu will be held in Laurie Auditorium on upper campus, as the number of candidates and guests meets protocols that allow for safe use of this venue.

  • Families and guests should arrive at least 15 minutes before the ceremony starts to have adequate time to park and find their seats

All Graduate Degree Candidates

Saturday, May 22

2 p.m. 
Graduate arrival and check-in
Location: Laurie Auditorium

3 p.m. 
Commencement ceremony begins
Location: Laurie Auditorium
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After the Ceremony

You did it, congratulations!

Immediately following the ceremony, graduates will recess from the stadium onto upper campus where graduates can meet up with families.

Trinity graduate and her family pose for quick photo after the ceremony


Take advantage of our designated photo-op areas
meditation garden

Meditation Garden
Take it all in. This Insta-worthy, tranquil spot on campus features fountains and a garden.

Dozens of Fraternity and Sorority members gather in Miller Fountain during a sunny Bid Day

Miller Fountain
Enjoy the sounds of Miller Fountain one last time. 

Collage of campus scenery

The Magic Stones
All of those days of studying and soaking up the magical powers paid off, because you did it!

Purchase your graduation photos from LifeTouch

All graduation photos taken by Lifetouch at the ceremony will be available online for purchase. Each graduate will receive an email with a link to their photos as soon as they are ready. 

LifeTouch website

Ring Ceremony, Tower Climb, Tunnel of Love, and Reception

For the safety of the Trinity community, these events have been canceled this year.