Commencement Schedule at a Glance

  • Fall Commencement

    7:30 a.m.            Graduates begin to arrive at William P. Hytche Center, Corridor 1510

    8:00 a.m.            Doors open to the general public

    8:30 a.m.            Gospel Choir prelude; faculty and special guest begin to arrive to robe

    9:15 a.m.            UMES Wind Ensemble prelude

    9:30 a.m.            Line up; candidates, faculty, platform participants and special guest

    9:45 a.m.            William P. Hytche Center doors closed

    10:00 a.m.          Commencement begins with procession moving into the arena to the platform