Ceremonies and Receptions


Main Ceremonies

Commencement Ceremony A

  • May 26, 2017 at 10 a.m.
  • Metzger Lawn

Cook School of Intercultural Studies
Rosemead School of Psychology
School of Science, Technology and Health
Talbot School of Theology (including Apologetics)

Mandatory Rehearsal 8:30 a.m.
Chase Gymnasium

Commencement Ceremony B

  • May 26, 2017 at 7 p.m.
  • Metzger Lawn

Crowell School of Business
School of Education
School of Fine Arts and Communication
School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Mandatory Rehearsal 5:30 p.m.
Chase Gymnasium


Commencement Speaker: Samuel Rodriguez

Receptions

Art Department

    Time and location to be determined. Contact: rhonda.sudduth@biola.edu


    Biblical Studies Department

    •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
    •  Cafateria Banquet Room

    Contact: tammy.felix@biola.edu


    Biological Sciences Department

    •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
    •  Bardwell 112

    Contact: amy.tan@biola.edu


    Business Department

    •  Tuesday, May 23rd 4:30 p.m.
    •  Andrews Banquet Room

    Contact: lillian.minar@biola.edu


    Chemistry, Physics and Engineering Department

    •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
    •  Flour Fountain

    Contact: peggy.giboney@biola.edu


    Christian Ministries Department

    •  Various Times
    •  Various Locations
    Graduation Commissioning Lunch: Thursday, May 26th, from 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. in the Cafeteria Banquet Room.

    Reception: Friday, May 26th, at 12:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria Banquet Room.

    Contact: cristina.l.malais@biola.edu


    Cinema and Media Arts Department

    •  Friday, May 26th 9:00 p.m.
    •  Production Center

    Contact: stacy.mushakian@biola.edu


    Communication Science and Disorders Department

    •  Friday, May 26th 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    •  Dorthy English 64

    Friday, May 26th immediately following the ceremony.

    Contact: alicia.m.mccormick@biola.edu


    Communication Studies Department

      Time and location to be determined. Contact: kay.vinci@biola.edu


      Cook School of Intercultural Studies

      •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
      •  Marshburn Hall

      Reception immediatly following the Ceremony.

      Contact: patti.colombo@biola.edu


      English Department

      •  Tuesday, May 23rd 4:30 p.m.
      •   Cafeteria Banquet Room

      Chick-Fil-A Picnic in the Cafeteria Banquet Room.


      Journalism and Public Relations Department

      •  Friday, May 26th 7:00 a.m.
      •  Talon Dining Room

      Contact: lily.park@biola.edu


      Kinesiology, Health and Physical Education Department

        Time and location to be determined. Contact: KHPE.Office@biola.edu


        Master of Business Administration

          Time and location to be determined. Contact: brenda.price@biola.edu


          Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAcc)

            Time and location to be determined. Contact: amanda.oakes@biola.edu


            Philosophy Department

            •  Thursday, May 25th 5:00 p.m.
            •  Talon Dining Room

            Talbot

            •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
            •  Various Locations

            Talbot Reception: Myers Back Lawn

            Ph. D/ Ed.D Program Reception: Library Terrace


            Rosemead Doctoral Reception

            •  Thursday, May 25th 7:00 a.m.
            •  Cafeteria Banquet Room

            Breakfast Reception for Rosemead Doctoral Students in the Cafeteria Banquet Room.


            Rosemead Reception

            •  Thursday, May 25th 11:30 a.m.
            •  Rose Hall

            Luncheon Reception: Thursday, May 25th at 11:30 a.m. in Rose Hall.

            Rosemead Lite Reception: Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m. in Rose Hall


            Sociology Department

            •  Friday, May 26th 12:00 p.m.
            •  Mosaic Center