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Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2018 are scheduled for May 13, 2018. See below for more details.


The commencement ceremony will start promptly at noon in front of Wallace Hall and last roughly two hours. In the event of rain, the ceremony will be held inside of the Huff Athletic Center.

Friday, May 11

10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Information Center Lobby,
Stockdale Student Center
7:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Music Department Concert Dahl Chapel & Auditorium


Saturday, May 12

10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Information Center Lobby,
Stockdale Student Center
2:00 p.m. Baccalaureate Service
Planned and led by seniors, this traditional worship service celebrates the completion of their college journey and the beginning of their life journey
Speaker: The Rev. Shannon Johnson Kerschner
Dahl Chapel & Auditorium
3:30 p.m. Honor Walk 
Members of the Class of 2018 honor family members, faculty, staff or friends who have inspired, motivated and supported them during their Monmouth College years
Wallace Hall Plaza
5:30 p.m. Senior Gala Dinner Glennie Gymnasium,
Huff Athletic Center


Sunday, May 13

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Information Center Lobby,
Stockdale Student Center
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Brunch Buffet Main Dining Room,
Stockdale Student Center
10:30 a.m. Class of 2018 Group Photo
Graduates must be in position by 10:15 a.m. SHARP.
Graduates will report to Poling Hall to receive their line up number. Line up begins at 11:15 a.m.
South Steps,
Huff Athletic Center
Noon Commencement Exercises
Speaker: Min Jin Lee, critically acclaimed author
Wallace Hall Plaza
6:00 p.m. Residence Halls close  

Commencement Parking

All campus parking lots are available for guest parking throughout Commencement weekend. For handicap parking, the Stockdale Center lot will have extra spaces designated for your convenience. If you have a guest(s) that is unable to walk from the Stockdale Center lot or are in a wheelchair, a drop off area is available in front of the Dahl Chapel and Auditorium located at the corner of 7th Street and East Broadway with easy access to the Wallace Hall Plaza.

Questions? Contact the Stockdale Center. (Phone: 309-457-2345)