Commencement 2014: Information for Guests
Wednesday, May 14:
- Senior Theology Exam
- President’s Dinner
5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
St. Joseph Commons
Seniors and their fiancés only
- Senior/Faculty Bowling
Thursday, May 15
- Senior Photos
12:30 –3:00 p.m.
Individual times vary
Friday, May 16:
- Commencement Practice for Seniors
9:15 – 10:45 a.m.
- President’s Reception
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Parents, seniors and their fiancés only
- Alumni and Parents’ Associations Dinner for Graduates and their Families
Fresh grilled tacos
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Campus Picnic Area
Seniors will each receive an invitation and up to four free tickets, provided that they RSVP by April 30. Additional tickets will be available for $5 each.
Saturday, May 17:
- Baccalaureate Mass for Seniors and their Families
Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity Chapel
- Commencement Exercises
Luncheon immediately following in St. Joseph Commons
Monday, May 19:
- Residence Halls Close
“The education teaches you how to think in a structured, ordered fashion. In modern medicine … that is very helpful.”
– Major Paul W. White (’95)
Vascular Surgeon, U.S. Army Medical Corps
“I am most grateful for Thomas Aquinas College’s resolute fidelity to the Church and her teachings. The young people whom you serve certainly are being formed to think with the Church and to defend the Faith with courage and charity.”
– The Most Rev. William E. Lori
Archbishop of Baltimore
Chair of the USCCB's Ad Hoc Committee on Religious Liberty