2014 grads

Commencement

Elms College will hold its 83rd commencement exercises at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachussetts. The commencement speaker for 2014 is Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ. The following is a partial listing of events open to family and friends.  

Commencement 2014 Special Events

Date

Event

Location

Time

5/2/14

Honors Convocation

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm

5/7/14

Berkshire RN-BS Pinning Ceremony

Berkshire Hills Country Club

6 pm

5/9/14

Paralegal Certificate Ceremony

Student Lounge, Berchmans Hall, Third Floor

6 pm

5/12/14

RN-BS Pinning Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm

5/13/14

Graduate Student Hooding Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6-7:30 pm

5/14/14

Baccalaureate Nursing Pinning Ceremony 

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm 

5/15/14

Continuing Education Reception

Mary Dooley College Center

6-7:30 pm 

5/16/14

Baccalaureate Mass and Undergraduate Hooding Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

5:30 pm

5/17/14

2014 Commencement 

MassMutual Center

10 am

To view and download the complete schedule and list of academic and senior week events click here (PDF)

Individuals attending any of these events who may need disability-related accommodations should contact Grace Bandoh, coordinator of disability services at 413-265-2333 or bandohg@elms.edu by April 11.

Graduating Seniors, please note that all financial obligations must be met no later than Friday, March 28. Outstanding balances beyond this date will result in a hold on your application for graduation, thus not allowing a diploma to be conferred.

Commencement invitations will be available in the registrar's  and dean of students' office during the first week of April.