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Commencement 2017

Welcome to the online information resource of Notre Dame of Maryland University's Commencement 2017!

Commencement 2017 Student Speaker-Now Accepting Nominations!


Important Commencement Information

General Information

This link provides general information for graduates and their guests regarding the Commencement Ceremony on May 20th.

Commencement Ceremony Graduating Student and Guest RSVP- Coming soon!

Please note: The University is not distributing tickets this year; however, we are asking for RSVPs to be submitted so that we can get a head count for the event. Graduating students were to have submitted an online RSVP stating their intent to attend and number of guests attending by May 1st.

Commencement Weekend Events-Coming soon!

This link will provide you with details surrounding the weekend events. Please note that invitations for weekend events will be distributed via the specific University program or School.

Commencement Ceremony FAQs for Graduating Students

This offers great information and answers to questions you might have regarding the ceremony. For instance, did you know that there is no check-in at the Arena, so you will need to obtain your name card prior to Commencement Day from the Registrar's Office (if you didn't make it to the Commencement Extravaganza in March)?

Royal Farms Arena Directions

Hotels, Public Transportation, and Parking Information

Disability Accommodations Information

This link provides information for those graduates or guests that might need accommodations at Commencement.

Academic Regalia Information

If you are placing online orders for your academic regalia (the required cap, gown, tassel, and hood), all orders must be received by April 20th except for School of Pharmacy graduates who must order their regalia by April 11th.

Photographs on Commencement Day

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