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MacMurray College's 165th Baccalaureate and Commencement Service will take place on Saturday, May 7.

Congratulations to all of our graduates and their families!

Photo of Commencement procession.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 5, 2016

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Senior Awards Reception
McClelland Dining Hall

Reservations are required for this event.

All seniors, parents, spouses, guests, faculty, staff, and trustees are invited to attend.  Senior Honor Cords will be awarded.

Friday, May 6, 2016

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Senior Rehearsal
Annie Merner Chapel
3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Applebee Gallery Open
Putnam/Springer Center
4 p.m. Social Work Pinning Ceremony
Putnam/Springer Center — Thoresen Recital Hall
5:30 p.m. Nurses Pinning Ceremony
Annie Merner Chapel
7 p.m. - 9 p.m. President's Reception
President's House — Lawn

Reservations for this event are appreciated.

All seniors, parents, spouses, guests, faculty, staff, and trustees are invited to attend.

Saturday, May 7, 2016

9:30 a.m. Senior Class Photo
Annie Merner Chapel
10:30 a.m. Baccalaureate and Commencement Service
Annie Merner Chapel

Tickets are required for this event.  Commencement information can be found on the MacMurray College website.

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Graduate Reception
McClelland Dining Hall

A professional photographer for posed photos will be available in McClelland Dining Hall.

All times listed are CT.


Reservations can be made by mailing in a completed reservation form (PDF).

Information for Graduates

Graduate-specific information — including ticket information, final requirements for graduation, and more — can be found at My

Commencement Archives

See items from Commencement in previous years at our alumni website.