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We are looking forward to celebrating Felician College’s 49th annual Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Several activities for graduating seniors and their families take place during Commencement Week. The following is our schedule of events:

Graduation Breakfast and Rehersal

Thursday, May 16, 2013
9 a.m. – Breakfast: Goya Dining Hall, Obal Hall
10 a.m. – Rehearsal: Breslin Auditorium, Obal Hall

The Alumni Association is proud to celebrate the achievements of our graduating seniors with a complimentary, continental breakfast immediately preceding the commencement rehearsal. Please join us and receive a special graduation gift! Remember, there is only one rehearsal before commencement.

Graduation Mass

Saturday, May 18, 2013
5:30 p.m. – Immaculate Conception Chapel
Lodi Campus

The Graduation Mass on Saturday evening enables graduating seniors and their guests to worship together. Graduates will meet in Obal Hall on the Lodi Campus before 4:30 p.m. wearing your cap and gown. Graduates, faculty, and administration will process to Immaculate Conception Chapel at 5 p.m. The Liturgy will fulfill your Sunday obligation.

Graduation Buffet Dinner Dance

Saturday, May 18, 2013
Immediately following the Graduation Mass
Goya Dining Hall, Obal Hall

Enjoy dinner and dancing during this festive celebration for graduates, families and friends. The evening will include hors d’oeuvres, hot and cold buffet, pastry, coffee, and limited open bar. Several awards will be presented to graduating seniors. All graduates are the guests of the Student Government Association. The cost for family and friends is $40 per person.

You must RSVP in advance by May 6, 2013, for yourself and any guests. Please sign-up by clicking on the “Graduation Events Order Form.” Admission tickets will be issued upon payment. Payments must be made on or before May 6 to the SGO Office. Credit card payments are not accepted.

Graduation Ceremony

Sunday, May 19, 2013
3 p.m. – Breslin Auditorium, Obal Hall

The Commencement Ceremony is the campus-wide graduation ceremony for all students from all schools and degree programs. Each graduate may invite three guests. Extra tickets may be available if some graduates choose not to attend. Contact the SGO office after May 13 at 201.559.6029 regarding availability of extra tickets. Tickets will be collected at the door before you enter the auditorium.

On commencement day, click here to watch Felician’s commencement ceremony live:

Felician College will award an Honorary Doctorate to Sister Mary Christopher Moore, CSSF, Provincial Minister in Our Lady of Hope Province, Pennsylvania. She will deliver the commencement address.

Graduation Caps and Gowns

Caps and gowns plus announcements and commencement tickets will be available in the Student Government Office from April 29 – May 3 during the following hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday evening: 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Payment for caps and gowns are to be paid in the Office of Student Accounts on the first floor, Obal Hall, Lodi. In order to receive your cap and gown, you must bring your receipt from the Office of Student Accounts. No cap and gown will be given without a receipt from the Office of Student Accounts.

Bachelors: $40
Masters: $50

All caps, gowns, announcements, and commencement tickets must be picked up personally.

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