The Spring 2019 Andrew Young School Graduate Commencement Ceremony for Masters students will take place on Monday, May 13th, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in the Rialto Center for the Arts.
All Masters students participating in the ceremony should report to the Rialto Center for the Arts between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Volunteers will be available to issue instructions to the ceremony participants.
9:00 a.m. Masters student check-in begins
9:00 a.m. Rialto Center for the Arts opens for guests
10:00 a.m. Masters students must be in their designated line up area
dressed in academic regalia
10:00 a.m. Instructions given to participants on ceremony
10:10 a.m. Students by degree program begin lining up for the processional
10:30 a.m. Processional for the ceremony begins
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Masters Commencement Ceremony Etiquette
The Andrew Young School of Policy Studies recognizes that the Masters commencement 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.