Enter your search term & enter. Esc or X to close.

CBU Commencement

Smiling graduate

Commencement: May 11, 2019

We look forward to welcoming graduates and their guests to Signaigo Field at 9:00 a.m. on May 11, 2019 for the conferring of their degrees. 

Schedule of Events

Date Event Location
March 26, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. or 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Graduation Fair Sabbatini Lounge
May 8, 11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Regalia Pickup Sabbatini Lounge
May 9, 6:30 p.m.  Legacy Dinner Alfonso Dining Hall
May 10, 10:00 a.m. Presidential Recognition Ceremony University Theater
May 10, 11:15 a.m. Presidential Recognition Brunch Alfonso Dining Hall
May 10, 7:00 p.m.  Baccalaureate Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
May 11, 9:00 a.m. Commencement 2019 Sinaigo Field
May 11, 2:00 p.m. LANCE Graduation Stritch Chapel

The Legacy Dinner and Presidential Recognition Ceremony are invitation only events. All graduates are welcome to the Baccalaureate, where graduating attendees are expected to wear regalia without caps.

The University uses CBU email addresses only to send all official notifications regarding Commencement. If you do not check your CBU email frequently, please set your emails to forward to your personal account. CBU will not be able to send any notifications regarding commencement to personal email addresses.

Remember to make all of your account payments, take care of any library obligations, and complete all necessary exit interviews with the Business Office and/or Student Financial Aid prior to the end of the semester. These exit interviews can be done online. No transcripts or diplomas can be sent until all debts and obligations to the University are settled. Holds will be placed on your account.

Diplomas will be mailed 2 to 4 weeks after the official graduation date. Your diploma will be mailed to the address given to us on the Intent to Graduate Application. If you change your address before graduation, please contact the Registrar's Office at immediately. If your address changes after the diplomas are mailed, then you will have to pay $30.00 to get a replacement copy.


Wilson Phillips
Chair, Commencement Committee
(901) 321-3531
Student Life Office