The Spring 2018 Andrew Young School Graduation Recognition Ceremony for Masters/Ph.D. students will take place on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Student Center Ballroom.
All Masters/Ph.D. students participating in the ceremony should report Urban Life Building between 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Volunteers will be available to issue instructions to the ceremony participants.
9:30 a.m. Masters/Ph.D. student check-in begins
9:30 a.m. Rialto Center for the Performance Arts
10:30 a.m. Masters/Ph.D. students must be in their designated line up area
dressed in academic regalia
10:30 a.m. Instructions given to participants on ceremony
10:40 a.m. Students by degree program begin lining up for the processional
11:00 a.m. Processional for the ceremony begins
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Masters/Ph.D. Recognition Ceremony Etiquette
The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies recognizes that the Masters/Ph.D. recognition ceremony is a celebration. It is also important for parents, guests, and participants of the ceremony to acknowledge that it is a formal academic ceremony to be conducted with respect and dignity. We ask that everyone turn off all cell phones during the ceremony, and remain seated for the duration of the ceremony.