The Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Main Lawn on Saturday, May 9, 2020.

Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 9  |  10:30 a.m.  |   Main Lawn

Baccalaureate Service

Friday, May 8  |  5 p.m.  |   Shattuck Music Center

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS What's happening and when

Additional Details

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Inclement Weather Plan

The university will monitor the weather closely and will make a decision by 7 a.m. on Saturday, May 9 as to the site of the Commencement ceremony.

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Watch the Ceremonies Live!

If you cannot make it to the Commencement ceremony, or choose to stay home due to bad weather, the ceremony will be broadcast online via live stream.

Plan your visit

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Transportation and Parking

How to get to Commencement, including information on shuttle services and maps of our campus parking lots.

Hotel Room

Hotels near campus

Learn about discounts at local hotels established especially for Carroll University!


Disability Resources

Find information for graduates and guests needing accommodations related to a disability.

Student information

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Degrees and Honors

Information about conferring of degrees, diplomas and honors at Commencement.

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Photographs, Gifts and Refreshments

Information about stage portraits, flowers, refreshments and more.

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Alumni Community

Tips to guide the graduate as you develop your personal sense of what it means to be Carroll University alumni

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