Graduation Diploma & Cap

Graduate Commencement

2014 Commencement Speaker

Dr. Dennis Magary, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School

Chair of the Old Testament and Semitic Languages Department,
Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages

Schedule of Events

Friday, May 16, 2014
11:00 a.m. Rehearsal (Meyer Sports Complex)
Note: You do not wear regalia for the rehearsal.
12:00 p.m. Lunch available for purchase in the Waybright Center's Hawkins Dining Hall. Graduates on a meal plan may use an available swipe for lunch.
2:00 p.m. The President's Reception (Waybright Center)
Graduates and their guests are invited to come and enjoy dessert and fellowship with the TEDS/TGS faculty and administration.
3:30 p.m. Graduates: Line up/Processional
Graduates proceed to Meyer Sports Complex and meet in the adjacent tent for line up and processional for the commencement convocation. Regalia is required to be worn, but no hoods.
4:00 p.m. Commencement Convocation (Meyer Sports Complex)
Graduates, guests, faculty and staff join together in praise, prayer, and worship.
5:30 p.m. The Celebration* (Waybright Center)
Immediately following the commencement convocation. The Celebration supper buffet will take place in the Waybright Center. Graduates do not require a ticket.
*Guest tickets are available at $5.00 each. (Children 9 years and younger are free.) Tickets may be purchased at Grad Finale or by visiting or contacting the Dean's office.
Deadline for purchasing Celebration tickets: May 9, 2014
Saturday, May 17, 2014
1:30 p.m. Graduates: Line up/Processional
Graduates, wearing cap & gown and carrying hood over left arm, meet at the tent adjacent to the Meyer Sports Complex for check in and line up. The Processional will begin promptly at 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Trinity Graduate School Commencement* (Meyer Sports Complex)
*Doors will open for guest seating at 1:45 p.m. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
The processional will begin promptly at 2:30 p.m. Guests arriving at 2:25 p.m. or later will not be seated until after the processional and invocation.