Commencement 2016

Commencement

Elms College will hold its 85th commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, 2016. Commencement speaker for 2016 is Dr. James O'Connell, advocate for the homeless and president of the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program.

 

Commencement 2016 Special Events

Event

Location

Time

Date

Honors Convocation

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm

May 6

Berkshire RN-BS Pinning Ceremony

Berkshire Hills Country Club

6 pm

May 10

Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Studies Certificate Ceremony

Dining Room Annex
Mary Dooley College Center

6 pm

May 13

RN-BS Pinning Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm

May 16

Graduate Student Hooding Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6 pm

May 17

Baccalaureate Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

6-7:30 pm

May 18

Social Sciences Senior Reception

Dining Room Annex
Mary Dooley College Center

6 pm

May 19

Baccalaureate Mass and Undergraduate Hooding Ceremony

Veritas Auditorium, Berchmans Hall

5:30 pm

May 20

Reception and Senior Slide Show

Mary Dooley College Center Dining Room

5:30 pm

May 20

2016 Commencement

MassMutual Center

10 am

May 21

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 Tynisha Henderson, director of S.A.S.S., at 413-265-2333 or hendersont@elms.edu by April 29.

Graduating Seniors, please note that all financial obligations must be met no later than Friday, March 25. Outstanding balances beyond this date will result in a hold on your application for graduation, thus not allowing a diploma to be conferred.