Name: Susi Krulewich
Special Events Coordinator
Name: Beth Follmer
Phone: (816) 235-5748
Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony
Swinney Recreation Center
Friday, December 19, 1p.m.
Purchasing Academic Regalia
Undergraduates must purchase cap and gown at the University Bookstore. Masters students purchase cap, gown and hood from the University Bookstore. PhD candidates should purchase their regalia from the University Bookstore.
Robing & Schedule
· Arrive at the Atterbury Student Success Center, Pierson Auditorium NO LATER THAN 12:15 p.m., please dress in your cap and gown. Pick up name card from tables and find your place in line. Leave all personal items with family members.
· At this time you will receive instructions on how to walk in processional, where to sit in Swinney, and how to walk across the stage for the reading of names.
· Procession begins at 12:55 p.m. sharp from Pierson Auditorium into Swinney Recreation Center.
· Commencement ceremony begins at 1:00 p.m.
Please RSVP at the Commencement website: http://www.umkc.edu/commencement/. No tickets are required and you are welcome to bring as many guests as you would like.
Parking spaces, including Disability, are available at the Atterbury Student Success Center and Performing Arts Center. Maps and directions available online: http://www.umkc.edu/maps/
If you anticipate the need for special arrangements for your guests, such as wheelchairs or assistance for the hearing impaired, please contact your commencement coordinator.