University of Puget Sound Commencement 2024 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, March 6

  • Grad Fair - Day 1: 11 a.m.–3 p.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda

 

Tuesday, March 19

  • Grad Fair - Day 2: 11 a.m.–3 p.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda

 

Friday, May 3

  • Phi Beta Kappa Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • Crime, Law, & Justice Reception: 2–3 p.m., Wyatt Hall, Atrium
  • Gender & Queer Studies Reception: 3–4 p.m., Wyatt Hall, Room 109
  • Environmental Policy & Decision-Making Reception: 4–6 p.m., Thompson Hall, Natural History Museum Foyer 
  • Lavender Graduates Celebration: 4:30–6 p.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • Access Scholars Celebration: 5:30–7 p.m., WSC, Murray Boardroom
  • French Studies Reception: 6–7 p.m., Wyatt Hall, Room 209
  • International Political Economy Reception: 6:30–7:30 p.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda
  • Grad Party: 7–9 p.m., WSC, Lower Marshall Hall

 

Saturday, May 4

  • Religious Studies Reception: 9–10 a.m., Oppenheimer Cafe
  • Neuroscience Reception: 9–10:30 a.m., Student Diversity Center, Patio
  • Politics & Government Reception: 9–10:30 a.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda
  • Communication Studies Reception: 9–11 a.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • First Generation Graduates Celebration: 9:30–11 a.m., Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room
  • Philosophy Reception: 9:30–11 a.m., Wyatt Hall, Room 308
  • School of Business Reception: 9:30–11 a.m., McIntyre Hall, Room 107/109/111
  • Exercise Science Reception: 10–11 a.m., Event Lawn
  • German Studies Reception: 10–11:30 a.m., Weyerhaeuser Hall, Room 302
  • Economics Reception: 10–11:30 a.m., WSC, Piano Lounge
  • Theatre Arts Reception: 10–11:30 a.m., Jones Hall, Norton Clapp Theatre
  • Hispanic & Latino/a Studies Reception: 10 a.m.–Noon, Wyatt Hall, Room 203-206
  • Art & Art History Reception: 10 a.m.–Noon, Kittredge Gallery
  • Science, Math, & Computer Science Reception: 10 a.m.–Noon, Brown Family Courtyard
  • Bioethics Reception: 10:30–11:30 a.m., Oppenheimer Cafe
  • English Reception: 10:30 a.m.–Noon, Wyatt Hall, Atrium
  • Music Reception: 10:30 a.m.–Noon, Music Hall, Room 106
  • History Reception: 11 a.m.–Noon, Wyatt Hall, Room 313
  • Sociology & Anthropology Reception: 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., WSC, Murray Boardroom
  • African American Studies Reception: 11 a.m.–1 p.m., Howarth Hall, Room 212/214
  • Honors Program Reception: 11:30–1 p.m., Langlow House
  • Indigenous Graduates Celebration: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room
  • Master of Public Health Reception: 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., Wilson Welcome Center
  • Science, Technology, & Society Reception: Noon–1 p.m., University Club
  • Psychology Reception: Noon–2 p.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda 
  • Asian Studies and Asian Languages & Cultures Reception: 12:30–1:30 p.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • Convocation Platform Party Assembly: 1:30 p.m., Music Hall, Room 104
  • Academic Convocation: 2–3:30 p.m., Schneebeck Concert Hall
  • CWL Reception: 3–4:30 p.m., Howarth Hall, Room 109
  • GLAM Reception: 3–5 p.m., University Club
  • Graduates of Color Celebration: 4:30–6 p.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • Honorand Reception & Dinner: 6–9 p.m., Event Lawn & Tahoma Room

 

Sunday, May 5

  • Commencement Brunch: 7 a.m.–1:30 p.m., WSC, The Diner
  • Interfaith Baccalaureate Celebration: 10–11 a.m., Kilworth Memorial Chapel
  • School of Education, MAT Reception: 10–11 a.m., WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda
  • Occupational Therapy Reception: 10:30 a.m.–Noon, Collins Memorial Library, West & East Reading Rooms
  • Physical Therapy Reception: 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Thomas Hall, Tahoma Room
  • School of Education, Education Studies Minor Reception: 11 a.m.–Noon, WSC, Rasmussen Rotunda
  • School of Education, MEd Reception: 11–Noon, Wilson Welcome Center
  • Posse Graduation Celebration: 11:00–12:30 p.m., WSC, Upper Marshall Hall
  • Platform Party Lunch: Noon–1 p.m., Trimble Hall, Trimble Forum
  • Commencement Platform Party Assembly: 1 p.m., Jones Hall, Room 102
  • Commencement Ceremony: 2–4:30 p.m., Baker Stadium, Peyton Field
  • Recessional: 4:15 p.m., Jones Hall, Room 102
  • Commencement Reception: 4:30 p.m., Event Lawn