Commencement 2014: In the Loop

in Graduate Students, News, School, Students, Undergraduate Students
May 12th, 2014

This weekend, Boston University will host its 141st Commencement, honoring the achievements of the class of 2014, and celebrating their future endeavors. Some 20,000 guests are expected to converge on campus for the ceremonies, culminating in the All-University Commencement at Nickerson Field. The School of Management’s separate convocations for its bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral candidates will be held on Friday, May 16. Whether you’re joining the excitement in person or watching the ceremonies online, stay in the loop with the information below.

School of Management Convocations

Bachelor’s Candidates

The convocation for bachelor’s candidates will be held on Friday, May 16, from 1-3 p.m. at Agganis Arena, 925 Commonwealth Ave., immediately followed by a reception from 3-4 p.m. in the Fitness & Recreation Center, 100 Ashford St. Students must arrive at Agganis Arena by 12:15 p.m. Seating is first-come, first-served, and tickets are not required. The convocation will be live-streamed here.

Master’s & Doctoral Candidates

The convocation for master’s and doctoral candidates will be held on Friday, May 16, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Agganis Arena, immediately followed by a reception from 7:30-8:30 p.m. in the Fitness & Recreation Center. Students must arrive at Agganis Arena by 4:45 p.m. Seating is first-come, first-served, and tickets are not required. The convocation will be live-streamed here.

All-University Commencement

The All-University Commencement ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 18, from 1-3 p.m. at Nickerson Field, 285 Babcock St., rain or shine. Students must arrive at Harry Agganis Way by 12:15 p.m. The ceremony will be live-streamed here.

Seating is first-come, first-served for SMG’s convocation ceremonies and the All-University Commencement ceremony, and guests do not need tickets to attend. The University’s commencement website provides plenty of information about the weekend’s events, including security, parking, and disability services.

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