Commencement Schedule of Events

Monday, March 21, 2022

  • 50 Days til Graduation - Wittenberg will host a Countdown to Commencement event on Monday, March 21, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Geil Lounge on the lower level of the Benham-Pence Student Center. During this event, graduates will have the opportunity to place orders for caps and gowns, announcements, diplomas frames, and other Commencement-related items.

Thursday, April 28, 2022

  • 25 Days 'til Graduation & Senior Salute Picture
    • Myers Hall, 4:30 p.m. (picture)
    • Commencement tickets will be required for an indoor ceremony. Each graduate will receive four tickets. Tickets will be distributed after the Senior Salute picture; please have your student IDs ready. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Brandee Bates Kern at

Thursday, May 12, 2022

  • Senior Send-Off, Mother Stewart's Brewing, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Friday, May 13, 2022

  • Baccalaureate Service
    4:15 p.m. (pre-service music at 4 p.m.)
    Location: Weaver Chapel

Planned by the university pastors and members of the senior class, the Baccalaureate Service lasts approximately an hour. Graduates do not wear their academic regalia.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

  • Commencement Exercises
    11 a.m. (Ceremony begins)
    10:30 a.m. (All guests must be seated)
    NO LATER THAN 10:15 a.m. (Graduates report to assembly location)
    9 a.m. (Venue opens)

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