Commencement

Commencement
Pacific Lutheran University
Spring 2014 Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 2:30 p.m., Tacoma Dome
2727 East D Street Tacoma, WA 98421
Toweling

University Congregation Toweling Sunday & Holy Communion
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, PLU

Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 18, 2014

  • 11 a.m.
 – University Congregation Toweling Sunday & Holy Communion
    Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, PLU.
    
A service of "Blessing & Sending" for those leaving the PLU Community. Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday and Wednesday, May 20 & 21, 2014

  • 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. – GRAD FAIR: Cap and Gown Pick-Up

    Garfield Book Company, 208 Garfield St. S., #101.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

  • 6 p.m. – School of Nursing MSN Recognition Ceremony

    Trinity Lutheran Church, 12115 Park Ave. S.

Friday, May 23, 2014

  • Noon – Spring Induction Luncheon of the Areté Society

    Scandinavian Cultural Center, Anderson University Center, PLU.
  • 12:30 p.m. – School of Arts & Communication Recognition Ceremony

    Karen Hille Phillips Center, PLU.
  • 1:30 p.m. – School of Arts & Communication Reception
    Karen Hille Phillips Center, PLU.
  • 3 p.m. – Baccalaureate Service featuring Choir of the West and University Chorale
    Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, PLU.
  • 4:30-6:30 p.m. – President's Garden Party
    Please arrive by taking one of the shuttles that will leave continuously from the Morken Center.
    RSVP to the Garden Party
  • 7:30 p.m. – Commencement Musical Celebration featuring Wind Ensemble, University Symphony Orchestra and University Jazz Ensemble
    Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, PLU.
    This is a complimentary performance sponsored by the Department of Music.
    Call 253-535-7411 for tickets starting May 1.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

  • 8 a.m. – 
ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

    Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russell Music Center, PLU.
  • 9-11 a.m. – 
School of Education & Kinesiology/Education Department Commencement Reception
    University Center, Chris Knutzen Hall, PLU.
  • 10 a.m. – 
School of Nursing BSN Recognition Ceremony

    Trinity Lutheran Church, 12115 Park Ave. S.
  • 1:30 p.m. – 
Candidate Gathering to form the Academic Processional

    Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall.
  • 2:30 p.m. – Commencement Exercises

    Tacoma Dome arena
.