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Commencement Weekend

Commencement is an exciting time on every college campus. At Greenville, it acknowledges our students' academic achievements and reaffirms the continuing vitality of the campus. The granting of baccalaureate and graduate degrees is celebrated through long-standing traditions, as well as reflections on the opportunities ahead.

11:30 - 1:00 p.m. Luncheon Available by Sodexo

                Location: Armington Center 

12:30 p.m.- Open seating begins 

              Location: Crum Recreation Center

              Seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis.          

1:00 p.m. Line-up for Adult, Graduate & UTEP Students 

             Location: Front Lawn, Rain Location: Ruby E. Dare Library

1:15 p.m. Faculty Line-up 

             Location: Student Union

2:00 p.m. Commencement - Adult, Graduate & UTEP 

            Location: Crum Recreation Center

4:30 - 5:15 p.m. GC Choir Concert

           Location: Whitlock Music Center - James Wilson Recital Hall      

5:15 p.m. Line-up for Ivy Cutting

          Location: Spruce Mall - Front of Snyder Hall

          Rain Location: H.J. Long Gymnasium

5:30 p.m. Ivy Cutting Ceremony

        Location: Front Lawn

        Students, please wear your cap and gowns

The Ivy Cutting Ceremony will immediately follow the Greenville College Choir concert. This is a silent ceremony that symbolizes the end of the students' college life together and concludes the ceremonies for Saturday, May 25.
(Rain location: Crum Recreation Center)

Last Updated: January 8, 2014

Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 11:30am to 7:30pm

Greenville College 315 East College Avenue, Greenville, IL 62246

Event Type



Faculty, Staff, Parents, Students


Academic Affairs




Event Sponsor

The Records Office

Contact Person

Erika Naes

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(618) 664-7025

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