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Graduates and their family are cordially invited to attend the Baccalaureate at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (1695 Central Avenue). The event celebrates the accomplishments of our graduates, both Bachelor’s and Master’s candidates.

This event is for students and families of all faiths and degree programs. The Baccalaureate is a time to reflect on the time you have spent at Christian Brothers University. You will have the opportunity to process in the Cathedral with two supporters (family or friends). All graduates and their supporters should arrive by 6:30 p.m. and gather on the front steps of the Cathedral. All other guests should enter the Cathedral and be seated by 7:00 p.m.

Undergraduates should wear regalia robe only; do not bring your cap. Graduate students should wear regalia robe and hood; please do not bring your cap.

A reception will follow the service for you and your guests. Families will also have the opportunity to take photos and will receive a free professional photo. We hope that you can make this event a highlight of your graduation experience!