More Commencement 2013 Information Details
- FAQ's:Commencement Tickets for Masters & Bachelors
- Schedule of Colleges/School/Institute Convocations & Reception/Commencement
- Student Speaker Competition
- What's the difference between Commencement and Convocation ceremonies?
- Ticket Information
- Additional Tickets
- Caps and Gowns
- Photo Opportunities
- Guest Parking
- Diploma Information
- Hotel Accommodations
- The Commencement Ceremony
- Mason’s Commencement on Cable
- Commencement Videos
(Duration - approximately two hours)
- Prelude Music
- Processional followed by the National Anthem (please stand).
- Greeting and introductions by President Cabrera.
- Presentation of Honorary Degrees
- Commencement Address
- Student Commencement Address
- Conferral of Degrees: Bachelors, Masters, Juris Doctorate, and
- Each dean will ask his/her college, school, or institute candidates to rise by degree program, until the entire body has been called. President Cabrera will confer degrees. Students will move the tassels on their caps from right to left.
During the recessional, faculty marshals direct your exit from the Patriot Center. Students exit from the front to the back. Please meet your family outside the Patriot Center. A sign language interpreter interprets the ceremony for the hearing impaired.
Click this link to view the GMU-TV Commencement air schedule
Commencement videos will be available at no charge online from GMU-TV.[Back to Top]