Baccalaureate and Commencement

Rhodes Baccalaureate

Friday, May 12, 3:30 pm, the Multi-Sports Forum of the Bryan Campus Life Center
Rhodes traditionally holds a formal academic program called Baccalaureate on the Friday before Commencement. Members of the graduating class are prominently featured on the program. In lieu of a speaker at Commencement, Rhodes invites a distinguished guest to deliver the Baccalaureate address. Seniors will wear caps and gowns and will sit together as a class. See TICKETS FOR BACCALAUREATE AND COMMENCEMENT. A live stream of the ceremony will be available from a link on this page starting at 3:30 pm.

Rhodes Commencement

Saturday, May 13, 9:30 am, Fisher Garden
The 2017 Commencement marks the conclusion of the 167th session of the college. Seating tickets are required for admission to Fisher Garden. See TICKETS FOR BACCALAUREATE AND COMMENCEMENT. (Rain location: see Rain Plan) The ceremony will be streamed from the Rhodes home page starting at 9:15 am.