Graduation Guide: 2013 Graduation Commencement Schedule


Friday, May 17, 2013
Bramlage Coliseum: 1:00 p.m., Graduate School
McCain Auditorium: 3:30 p.m., Veterinary Medicine

Saturday, May 18, 2013
Bramlage Coliseum: 8:30 a.m., Arts & Sciences
Bramlage Coliseum: 11:00 a.m., Education
Bramlage Coliseum: 12:30 p.m., Business Administration
Bramlage Coliseum: 2:15 p.m., Agriculture
Bramlage Coliseum: 4:15 p.m., Human Ecology
Bramlage Coliseum: 6:15 p.m., Engineering
McCain Auditorium: 10:00 a.m., Architecture, Planning & Design

Information for graduates:
-Leave all valuables and personal belongings at home, in your car or with a friend or family member, as there will be no checking area. Graduates will assemble in alphabetical order within degree groups. A college marshal will direct the formation of the processional march and provide you with a name card to give to the commencement announcer onstage.

Information for guests:
-Tickets are required for main floor seating at the ceremonies held at McCain Auditorium. All of the seats in the balcony will be open seating and do not require a ticket. Lobby doors at McCain Auditorium open at 8 a.m. Friday, May 17 and 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 18 with doors to the seating areas opening one hour before each ceremony. Limited lobby seating will be available.
-Ceremonies in Bramlage Coliseum
are open to the public and do not require a ticket, however seating will be limited if a college has a large number of graduates. Lobby doors at Bramlage Coliseum open at 12:00 p.m. Friday, May 17 and 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 18. Guests should enter the coliseum’s northwest and northeast doors.

Any questions regarding McCain Auditorium ceremonies should be directed to Terri Lee, associate director of McCain Auditorium at 785-532-6425.
Any questions regarding Bramlage Coliseum ceremonies should be directed to Jim Mueller, director of facilities and maintenance for K-State Athletics at 785-532-7600.

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