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Doctoral Degree Hooding Ceremony

Doctoral Degree Hooding Ceremony
Sunday, May 20, 2018
2:00 p.m., Baker Hall, Zoellner Arts Center

All doctoral candidates who have completed their requirements by May 4 and are approved to graduate are eligible to participate in the Doctoral Degree Hooding Ceremony. Approved candidates will receive a special email invitation from the Provost's Office and must RSVP to the invitation to confirm their participation in the ceremony. 
Candidates are requested to arrive no later than 1:00 p.m. and check in at the University Events table in Room 143. Due to the processional format, late arrivals cannot be accommodated. A reception will be held in the Atrium Lobby and Fowler Black Box Theatre immediately following the Hooding Ceremony. No tickets are required.
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