Friday, August 5, 2016
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES:
Location: Maravich Assembly Center
7:30 a.m. Doctoral Candidates and their major professors
Assemble: Assembly Center – northwest portal
8:00-8:30 a.m. Master’s Degree Candidates
Check in: Assembly Center – northeast portal.
Bachelor’s Degree Candidates
Check in: Assembly Center – college locations at the southeast or southwest portals
Arrive: no later than 8:00 a.m.
Assemble: Assembly Center – southwest portal
8:45 a.m. Procession
Doctoral Candidates and Major Professors
9:00-10:30 a.m. Graduation Ceremony
The main ceremony will begin when the platform party is on stage (at approximately 9:00 a.m.) and lasts about one and one-half hours. All graduates and their guests are asked to remain throughout the entire ceremony. There will be no rehearsal, and there is no limit in attendance for the ceremony.
Louisiana State University does not conduct a Main Cermeony in December. All degrees are conferred at the diploma ceremonies.