Commencement Ceremony

May 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm | U.S. Cellular Center | 370 1st Ave NE | Cedar Rapids, IA

Graduates will officially be conferred their degrees and walk across the stage, and they're welcome to have as many guests as they'd like at the ceremony—there are no tickets or costs to attend. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Accessible seating for handicap, elderly, and others who need it is available. 

Stay connected and share your special moments throughout the weekend using hashtag #MMUGrad19.

For those unable to make the trip and want to watch the ceremony live, there will be a livestream on YouTube beginning a few minutes before the 1 PM Sunday ceremony. View the 2018 Commencement ceremony on YouTube.

  • 11:30 AM | Doors open
  • 11:30 AM–12:15 PM | Graduates arrive through the Box Office entryway and assemble on the 1st floor in Exhibit Hall C. Graduates must be in the lower level to check in and line up no later than 12:15 PM.
  • 1 PM | Commencement Ceremony
  • 3:30 PM | Commencement Reception in Grand Ballroom, DoubleTree (attached to the U.S. Cellular Center)

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