Get Ready For Commencement 2022!

Commencement marks an important passage in every student’s academic journey—from student to graduate and now a lifelong Mount Mercy alum. Please join in celebrating our graduates’ hard work and success!

Commencement 2022

Join us in celebrating the hard work of the class of 2022 during Commencement on Sunday, May 15!

Friday, May 13

4:00 PM | Honors Convocation, Chapel of Mercy

6:00 PM | Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Hennessey Gym

Saturday, May 14

5:30 PM | Commencement Mass, Chapel of Mercy

Sunday, May 15

9:00 AM | Graduate Hooding and Commencement, Powerhouse

11:00 AM | Undergraduate Commencement, Powerhouse

Both ceremonies will be held at the Alliant Energy Powerhouse at 730 1st Ave. NE in Cedar Rapids. Commencement will be livestreamed on our YouTube channel for friends and family who are unable to attend in person.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Alliant Energy Powerhouse, formerly the U.S. Cellular Center, is located in downtown Cedar Rapids at 730 1st Ave. NE

All students and guests are encouraged to park in the Convention Center Parking Ramp/Garage at 361 1st Avenue SE, across from the Alliant Energy Powerhouse and DoubleTree Hotel. Free street parking is also available.
Yes, we are requiring face masks for all students and attendees.