Commencement – Saturday, May 20, 2017

Grove City College's Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies will convene on the Quad, weather permitting. In the case of extreme weather, one or both events will be held in the Physical Learning Center Arena and simulcast to the Intramural Room.


Baccalaureate: May 19, 2017 – 7 p.m.
Commencement: May 20, 2017 – 10 a.m.
Commencement Luncheon: Following ceremony *
                *(tickets available for purchase online only see below)
Hotel Accommodations – Click HERE
Letter to Students – Click HERE
Letter to Parents – Click HERE

Commencement seating

Graduating students will automatically receive three general admission tickets to the Arena and three general admission tickets to the IM Room for each ceremony. If the ceremony is held indoors, all guests must present a ticket in order to be seated in either area. This also applies to special needs seating.

Seating accommodations for those with special needs, click here.

Commencement luncheon

Graduates are entitled to a free luncheon ticket for his or her meal. Click below to purchase additional luncheon tickets on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline to purchase additional tickets is May 1, 2017, but seating is limited and tickets may run out before this date.

Click for TICKETS

More details will be forthcoming

If you have questions contact: Student Life and Learning Office
                                                      Mrs. Diana King – 724-458-2700


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