Class of 2020

Recognition Ceremony

Lois Perkins Chapel | Saturday, December 14, 2019 | 2 p.m..

The Recognition Ceremony is a special event held each December in the Lois Perkins Chapel to recognize the accomplishments of our December candidates for graduation. Parents, faculty, staff and friends are welcome to attend this campus-wide celebration of student accomplishments. Following the ceremony, a reception will be held in Bishops Lounge in the Red & Charline McCombs Campus Center.

All December graduates are expected to participate in Commencement Convocation on May 9, 2020. Degrees will be conferred at this time.

Frequently Asked Questions
  • All graduating seniors should arrive at the Lois Perkins Chapel no later than 1:45 p.m. on Saturday. You will be required to check in upon arrival.

  • Tickets are not required. You are free to invite as many guests as you wish.

  • Business attire is appropriate. Regalia will not be worn during the Recognition Ceremony.

  • Yes. Announcements can be ordered through the Josten’s website.

  • No, but guests may take photos of graduates during the Ceremony.

  • Visit our “Where to Stay ” page for information on local hotels and discounts available to the southwestern community. Download a campus map here .


If you have additional questions, contact Xan Koonce.