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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.

8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Commencement Breakfast Reception

            Location: Joy House, 220 East College Avenue

President Ivan Filby and his wife, Kathy Filby, invite you to the 44th Annual Commencement Breakfast Reception.  This reception is open to parents, families, and graduating seniors. (no reservations required)

10:30 a.m. Line-up for Baccalaureate - Faculty and Students

Location: Front Lawn, Rain Location: H.J. Long Gymnasium 

(no walking order)

11:00 a.m. Baccalaureate

            Location: Crum Recreation Center

            (An un-air conditioned facility.)  

            Baccalaureate is a farewell addres in the form of a sermon. 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Graduation Luncheon - Available by Sodexo

Location: Armington Center

Graduating seniors who held a Spring '14 meal card will be guests of Sodexo. 

(reservation required)

1:30 p.m. Open Seating Begins-Seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

            Location: Crum Recreation Center           

2:00 p.m. Line-up for Traditional Students 

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

2:15 p.m. Line-up for Faculty 

            Location: Front of Student Union

3:00 p.m. Commencement

           Location: Crum Recreation Center

Last Updated: January 8, 2014

Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 8:30am to 5:00pm

Greenville College 315 East College Avenue, Greenville, IL 62246

Event Type



Faculty, Staff, Parents, Students






Event Sponsor

The Records Office

Contact Person

Erika Naes

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(618) 664-7025

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