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Commencement 2022

Commencement 2022

Commencement 2022

2022 Commencement Week Event Schedule

Time Event Description

May 2, 2022

10:00 am – 3:00 pm Undergraduate Student Cap and Gown Pickup
Student Services Building 112, CVC
Graduating seniors must complete this First Destination survey prior to retrieving
their cap and gowns. 

May 4, 2022

10:00 am – 1:00 pm  Undergraduate Student Cap and Gown Pickup
Student Services Building 112, CVC
If you cannot make it to this later pickup, stop by the Registrar's Office (SSB 222)
on Thursday, May 5, or after undergraduate rehearsal on Friday, May 6, to retrieve
your cap and gown.
Graduating seniors must complete this First Destination survey prior to retrieving
their cap and gowns. 

May 6, 2022

9:30-10:45am Graduate Student Commencement Rehearsal
Edman Chapel
11:00am-1:00pm Graduate Student Cap and Gown Pickup
Edman East Wing 140/141 - Kresge/Wurdack
11:00am-12:30pm Undergraduate Student Commencement Rehearsal
Edman Chapel
7:30pm Commencement Celebration Concert
Armerding 190 (Concert Hall)
Admission is without charge. A free-will offering will be taken.
View the livestream of the concert.

May 7, 2022

10:00am-12:30pm Racial and Cultural Minority Senior Recognition Ceremony
Armerding 190 (Concert Hall)
Ceremony at 10 a.m. Reception at 11:30am in the Armerding Concert Hall lobby. 
Visit the ceremony webpage for more information.
12:30-2:00pm Graduate Student, Family, and Faculty Reception
Edman Chapel Lawn (rain site: East Wing of Edman Chapel)
1:00pm Human Needs and Global Resources (HNGR) Certificate Ceremony and Reception
Barrows Auditorium (Billy Graham Hall)
Reception to be held in BGH 130/132.
3:00-5:00pm Graduate School Commencement
Edman Chapel
Public is invited to attend.
4:30-6:00pm Undergraduate Seniors, Family, and Faculty Reception
Quad Lawn (rain site: Eckert Hall in the Chrouser Sports Complexl)

May 8, 2022

9:00-10:00am Baccalaureate Service
Edman Chapel Overflow seating available in Coray Gym (Beamer Center).
Speaker: President Philip Ryken
10:00am-1:00pm Commencement Brunch
Anderson Commons (Beamer Center)
Reservations are required and can be completed through Bon Appetit.
3:00-5:00pm Undergraduate Commencement
Edman Chapel
Admission by ticket only. Overflow seating available in Coray Gym (Beamer Center),
or Billy Graham Hall Barrows Auditorium.

May 9, 2022

11:00am-1:00pm ROTC Commissioning Service
Cantigny Park (Wheaton, IL)
Guest attendance by invitation only.

Please note these event details and locations are subject to change.

As of 2/28/2022, masks are optional and not required at Wheaton College. We will continue to provide information regarding mask usage as it relates to indoor Commencement events, if things change.

Please visit the Alumni weekend schedule for related events.

Download the 2022 Commencement & Alumni Weekend Events card for a schedule including both sets of events and ceremonies, along with other valuable information about Wheaton College for the weekend.