Information for Faculty

Faculty and Volunteers

Faculty Luncheon

  • Location:TBD
  • Time: TBD


  • Location: The Pavilion
  • Attire: Academic Regalia
  • Time to Report: All faculty should report to the main court area in the pavilion- in front of the student bleachers- by 3:30 pm.
  • Where to Report: All faculty should report to the Pavilion by 3:30 pm.   
  • Weather Contingency- Should the ceremony be moved indoors due to Severe Weather, Faculty in all colleges should report to Court 1- the area behind the student bleachers- in the Pavilion by 3:30 pm.  (The Faculty luncheon will be canceled.) Doors to the Pavilion open at 2:30 pm.

Baccalaureate Mass
Saturday, May 14

  • Location: Campus Green
  • Attire:  Academic Regalia requested
  • Time to Report: 3:30 pm, Mass at 4 pm
  • Where to Report: Walkway between St. Rita's and Alumni Halls to participate in procession
  • Weather Contingency: In the event of severe weather, the Mass will be moved indoors to the Pavilion and Faculty will report behind the Pavilion student bleachers.

University Commencement Ceremony Video

Visit this link to view an archived webcast of the 2016 University Commencement Ceremony. Having trouble playing the video stream? Please confirm that your computer/mobile device meets the viewing requirements.


In addition, the video of the University Commencement Ceremony and each College Convocation will be available for viewing on the University's YouTube channel and available for download via ITunesU.


Future Commencement Weekend Dates

Year 2017: May 19-20
Year 2018: May 18-19