73rd Commencement Exercises 2019

Graduate & Adult Undergraduate Ceremony:

May 24, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

Traditional Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony:
May 25, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.



The countdown to your graduation is here. Congratulations on making it to this point—a culmination of years of hard work and dedication. Just as your studies required careful attention to directions and deadlines, participating  in Commencement activities requires advanced planning. The following information is intended to help you and your guests enjoy Commencement 2019 exercises to the fullest. You deserve it!

Mobile App

Photo of students taking a selfieWe are pleased to announce the creation of a new Marist Commencement 2019 mobile application for smart devices. This free guide provides easy access to all information related to the weekend’s events, including special alerts, schedules, maps, and information about restroom locations, food and drink, graduate seating, and more.

To get the app on your phone, go to your app store (Apple or Android) and download “Guidebook.” If you are already on your mobile device, visit Once you have Guidebook on your phone, use their search feature for “Marist Commencement 2019.” We encourage everyone to get Marist’s Guidebook app to see the wonderful features we have designed to help students, families, visitors, faculty, and staff understand and make the most of the weekend’s festivities.