Schedule of Events

Celebrations for degree candidates take place in the weeks leading up to ceremonies. Learn more about these special events, workshops, and celebrations. 

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Commencement Ceremony Schedule

The ceremony schedule can be found on the Commencement homepage. 

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TU Grad Fair

March 27 & 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Potomac Lounge)

TU Grad Fair is your one-stop shop for all things Commencement. Pick up your pre-purchased regalia, purchase your regalia or other graduation items like rings and announcements, sign your class banner, and get all of your questions about Commencement answered while enjoying light refreshments. Family members are welcome to attend. Contact the University Store for more information about the TU Grad Fair.

College & Department Events for Graduating Students 

A list of events hosted by the various colleges and departments on campus for graduating students will be posted here in the early spring. 

College of Education

  • COE Commencement Reception - Wednesday, May 23 *invitation only
  • COE Awards Ceremony - Wednesday, May 23 *invitation only

College of Health Professions 

  • Interprofessional Health Studies Programs Awards Ceremony - Sunday, Apr. 18 (Potomac Lounge)
  • Eta Sigma Gama Induction & Awards Ceremony - Wednesday, Apr. 25
  • AuD White Coat Ceremony - Friday, May 11 (South Campus Pavilion) 
  • OTOS Scholarship Day - Tuesday, May 22 (West Village Ballrooms)
  • OTOS Graduation Celebration (MS) - Tuesday, May 22 (West Village Ballrooms)
  • Kinesiology Outstanding Senior Awards Ceremony - Wednesday, May 23 (West Village Ballrooms)
  • Nursing Pinning Ceremony - Thursday, May 24 (Stephens Hall Theatre)
  • Speech-Language Pathology MS Graduation Reception - Thursday, May 24 (Charles Village Pub) 
  • OTOS Graduation Celebration (BSMS) - Friday, May 25 (West Village Ballrooms) 

College of Liberal Arts

  • Convocation Ceremony - Wednesday, May 23 (Stephens Hall Auditorium) *invitation only 

Center for Student Diversity Events 

Anyone interested in participating in any of the programs below should contact the Center for Student Diversity at (410) 704-2051. 

  • Lavender Celebration - Thursday, Apr. 26 (Potomac Lounge)
  • Latinx Celebration - Thursday, May 10 (Potomac Lounge) 
  • Ebony Celebration - Friday, May 11 (Chesapeake Rooms)
  • Newcombe & Pathways Graduate Celebration - Saturday, May 12 (Potomac Lounge) 

Programming for Graduating Students

The programs and resources listed below are open to all students, but may be of particular interest to graduating students. 

Career resources

The Career Center hosts career-related events and provides career planning resources  throughout the year including: