2013 Kent Commencement Student Information
Sunday, June 9, 2013
12:00 PM - Graduates arrive at ShoWare Center no later than NOON and begin lining up.
12:50 PM - Processional lines begin moving toward arena
1:00 PM - Processional of Faculty and Students enter arena
1:00 PM - Commencement Ceremony
3:00 PM - Recessional of Faculty and Graduates exit arena
WHEN and WHERE TO ARRIVE?
Students participating in commencement need to arrive no later than noon on Sunday, June 9th at the ShoWare Center. All graduates should enter through the receiving area (fenced area) located on the north side of ShoWare and check-in at the registration table. Family and friends should proceed directly to the entrances of the main arena. Marching begins at 12:50 p.m. sharp.
WHAT TO BRING?
In order to participate, you must bring:
- Name card with your name
- Cap, Tassel, Gown, and Sash.
- Master's students - please do not forget your hoods!
The instructions contain details pertaining to the ceremony as well as answers to Frequently Asked Questions. Please review all information and make certain you understand the process.
- If you need further clarification, please contact Registrar Services at (509) 963-3001.