Davidson College's 183rd Commencement Ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 17, 2020.
Friday, May 15, 2020
Senior Soiree, Alvarez College Union in Knobloch Campus Center on Alvarez-Mariam Cannon Hayes Outdoor Amphitheatre. (Rain Plan: Tyler-Tallman Hall, Sloan Music Center.)
The Davidson College Jazz Ensemble performs its final concert of the year, featuring the seniors as soloists.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
The Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony will be held in Davidson College's Tyler-Tallman Hall. There will be a reception immediately following the ceremony. Contact Master Sergeant Matt Bertles at 704-894-2165 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Required meeting for graduating seniors (in lieu of a rehearsal), Duke Family Performance Hall in Knobloch Campus Center. Wear caps and gowns if you plan to attend the Baccalaureate Service.
Baccalaureate Service, John M. Belk Arena in Baker Sports Complex
Farewell to Seniors Concert, Davidson College Chorale, Davidson College Presbyterian Church
Open Houses, various faculty and staff homes or on-campus locations.
|10 p.m.-12 a.m.||
Senior Class Party, Greenhouse Parking Lot behind the Armfield apartment building.
Sunday, May 17, 2020
|8:30 a.m.||Seating for Commencement Ceremony opens for family and friends.|
Required meeting for graduating seniors, Lilly Family Gallery, Chambers. Wear caps and gowns. (Rain Plan: Lowest level of Baker Sports Complex, far basketball practice court)
|9:50 a.m.||Academic Procession|
|10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.||Commencement, Front Campus. (Rain Plan: John M. Belk Arena in Baker Sports Complex).|
A live stream will be available in the C. Shaw Smith 900 Room, in the Alvarez College Union, for those visitors who would like to watch the ceremony in a climate-controlled environment. The 900 Room, as well as the Duke Family Performance Hall, will serve as overflow locations should the ceremony move to the Belk Arena due to inclement weather.
Tickets will only be required in the case of inclement weather.
Future Commencement Dates
- Sunday, May 16, 2021
- Sunday, May 15, 2022
- Sunday, May 14, 2023