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Undergraduate Commencement

The Undergraduate Commencement ceremony will take place on Monday, May 18, 2015, at 1 p.m. in the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Doors will open at 12 p.m. This is a ticketed event and students received information about tickets at the Senior Meeting on Monday, February 3 at 3 or 5 p.m. in Falvey Hall.

Graduate Commencement

The Graduate Commencement Ceremony will take place on Monday, May 18, 2015, at 5 p.m. in the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Doors will open at 4 p.m.

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Commencement Week Overview

Thursday, May 14

5pm-9pm ArtWalk
Preview Party for the 2014 Undergraduate Commencement Exhibition
Cohen Plaza Commencement Celebration Tent & all exhibition buildings: Main, Mt. Royal Station, Brown Center, Fox Building, Bunting Center, 15/15, Gateway
Details and register to attend www.mica.edu/artwalk

Friday, May 15

10am Undergraduate Commencement Information Meeting
Falvey Hall
Required for all graduating undergrad students
11am-12:30pm Graduating Senior BBQ
Cohen Plaza Commencement Celebration Tent
12-4pm Full Faculty Meeting
(lunch at noon, meeting begins at 1pm)
Graduate Studio Center Auditorium
5-6pm
4-5pm for
those with loans
Graduate Commencement Information Meeting
Falvey Hall
Required for all graduating graduate students
6-9pm Graduate Student Commencement Party
Cohen Plaza Commencement Celebration Tent

Saturday, May 16

11am-4pm MICA Masters Benefit Art Sale
Fred Lazarus IV Center
2pm-5pm Art Education Student Teacher Showcase
Falvey Hall

Sunday, May 17

1:30-5pm Commencement 2014 Exhibition Reception
Main Building, Bunting Center, Fox Building, Brown Center, Mt. Royal Station, 15/15, The Gateway
3-5pm Animation Senior Screenings
Falvey Hall
5-7pm Video & Film Arts Senior Screenings
Falvey Hall

Monday, May 18

1:00-2:30pm Undergraduate Commencement
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
2:30-4pm Undergraduate Commencement Reception
Cohen Plaza Commencement Celebration Tent
5:00-6:15pm Graduate Commencement
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
6:15-7:30pm Graduate Commencement Reception
Cohen Plaza Commencement Celebration Tent

Monday, May 18, 1:00pm
Undergraduate Commencement

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

12 noon Student Class Photo
Mt Royal Station parking lot
If you want to stop by and say good-bye, please do.
12:30 pm Student Procession line-up
Station parking lot
12:30pm Faculty Procession line up
Left Lobby Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
Follow the line-up instructions printed on hand-out sheets.
12:45pm Student Procession begins
1:00pm Commencement Procession entersSymphony Hall
Order of Procession: Faculty Marshals, Students, Faculty, VPs, Trustees, honored guests, Trustee Chair and President Lazarus.
Follow the seating directions on the instruction sheet you receive at line-up.
Very Important: If you are unable to attend Commencement at the last minute, please contact Erika Carruth 410-225-2431, so she can arrange to remove your chair from the stage.
1:00-2:30pm Commencement Ceremony
Commencement is a ticketed event. Each graduate has received 5 tickets and they have been able to obtain more tickets as available.
There will be no seating available for guests without tickets. Children over 2 years will need tickets.
Reception following the ceremony in the Celebration Tent on Cohen Plaza.
Immediately after Commencement:
Return hoods and berets to the Office of Undergraduate Studies as you walk up the hill. Do not return the gown, it is yours to keep.

Monday, May 18, 5:00pm
Graduate Commencement

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

4:00pm Student Class Photo
Main Building front steps
4:30pm Graduate Procession line-up
Pearlstone Park, opposite Symphony Hall
If you want to stop by and say good-bye, please do.
4:30pm Faculty Procession line up
Left Lobby Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
Follow the line-up instructions printed on hand-out sheets
4:45pm Student procession begins
5:00 pm Commencement Procession enters Symphony Hall
Order of Procession: Faculty Marshals, Students, Faculty, Program Directors, VPs, Trustees, honored guests, Trustee Chair and President Lazarus.
Follow the seating directions on the instruction sheets you receive at line-up.
Very Important: If you are unable to attend Commencement at the last minute, please contact Kevin Harris 410-225-2325, so he can arrange to remove your chair from the stage.
5:00-6:15 Commencement Ceremony
Commencement is a ticketed event. Each graduate has received 5 tickets and they have been able to obtain more tickets as available.
There will be no seating available for guests without tickets. Children over 2 years will need tickets.
Reception following the ceremony in the Celebration Tent on Cohen Plaza.
Immediately after Commencement:
ALL Graduate Faculty return hoods and berets to the Fox Building, Room 121. Do not return the gown, it is yours to keep.

2015 Commencement Exhibition

The 2015 Commencement Exhibition will take place Friday, May 16 through Monday, May 18. There will be a campus-wide reception on Sunday, May 17 from 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

2014 Undergrad Commencement

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