Schedule of Events 2016

GRADUATION ACTIVITIES

School of Education Commissioning
Friday, May 13
5:00 p.m.  
Dorcas Chapel – Marian University Campus
The School of Education Commissioning Ceremony is a “rite to passage” into the teaching profession for graduating education students. Each student will receive a specially designed pin that symbolizes the educator’s responsibility to promote and respect life and to always search for truth in promoting learning.

School of Nursing and Health Professions Pinning Ceremony
Friday, May 13
5:00 p.m.
Sadoff Gymnasium – Marian University Campus
The School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony is a special event for graduates of the BSN and MSN degree programs as we celebrate their commitment to compassionate care in the tradition of Marian nursing graduates. BSN and MSN graduates will receive pins from Marian University. MSN students who ordered hoods may have them blessed at the Pinning Ceremony.

President’s Champagne Reception
Friday, May 13
6:00 p.m.  
Hornung Student Center – Marian University Campus
Graduates and guests are invited to a reception following the ceremony. 

Graduation Liturgy
Saturday, May 14
9:00 a.m.
Dorcas Chapel – Marian University Campus
Family and friends of all faiths are welcome to join members of Marian University Class of 2015-2016, faculty, staff and community in a Mass of thanksgiving. There will not be assigned seating or special attire.  Graduates, families and friends are invited to sit together.

Commencement Split Ceremonies held in Sadoff Gymnasium

Saturday, May 14

-School of Arts & Sciences and School of Business and Public Safety:  11:00 a.m.

Information for robing rooms will be posted in the Stayer Center Atrium. Graduates need to arrive to their robing rooms no later than 10:15 a.m

-The Reception will be held from 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Hornung Student Center

-School of Education and School of Nursing and Health Professions:  2:00 p.m.

Information for robing rooms will be posted in the Stayer Center Atrium. Graduates need to arrive to their robing rooms no later than 1:15 a.m.  

Marian University maintains a wristband policy for commencement ceremony guests. Guests will need the YELLOW wristbands provided in the Graduation packets in order to enter the gymnasium. Guests with RED wristbands or without wristbands will be able to watch a livestream of the ceremony in the Stayer Center Auditorium, Administration Building 100, Administration Building 200, Science Building 100 and the Hornung Student Center. Guests with handicapped tickets will still need a yellow wristband to enter the gymnasium.  The ceremonies can also be viewed online http://portal.stretchinternet.com/marianwiadmin/#

 

Cap and Gown Information  

 If you miss this deadline to order a cap and gown or have questions please contact the Marian University Bookstore at (920) 923-7166.

Caps, gowns and Graduation packets not picked up at Countdown to Commencement may be picked up at the site you indicated on your order form or from Duplex 54 on the Fond du Lac Campus. Items may be picked up according to the schedule below: 

Marian University Office of Advancement

 54 S. National Avenue, Fond du Lac 

(920) 923-8133 

Wednesday, April 27 – Thursday, May 12, 2016

9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Marian University Appleton Center

720 W. Association Drive, Appleton 

(920) 923-8541 

Wednesday, April 27 – Thursday, May 12, 2016

Monday – Thursday (10:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.) 

Friday (9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) 

Please call ahead to ensure the center will be open

Marian University Milwaukee Center

1227 S. 116th Street, West Allis 

(414) 258-0923 

Wednesday, April 27 – Thursday, May 12, 2016

Monday – Thursday (4:00 - 6:00 p.m.) 

Please call ahead to ensure the center will be open

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Did You Know?

Nine companies within Wisconsin partnered with Marian University and provided input to our Business programs (Source: School of Business and Public Safety, 2013-2014).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699

1-800-2-MARIAN
(1-800-262-7426)
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