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Commencement - Important Dates and Deadlines

Date/Deadline 

Activity/Task 

August 20, 2013   Deadline for Applications for Fall 2013 Graduates 
November 15, 2013  Deadline for Applications for Spring 2014 Graduates 
March 1 – 30, 2014  Order Academic Regalia & Invitations/Announcements 
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September 22-26, 2013
November 13-19, 2013
Assessment Days ETS Proficiency Profile
Student Instructional Report (SIR II)
April 1, 2014 Start Graduation Clearance Process
April 17, 2014  University Awards Day (11:00 AM) 
May 5 – May 9, 2014 Final Clearance Process
May 6 – May 9, 2014   Academic Regalia available for pick-up at the Bookstore 
April 29 – May 2, 2014  Final Exams for Prospective Graduates 
May 4, 2014  Senior Worship Service (11:00 AM) 
Main Campus – Thomas  Boyd Chapel 
May 9, 2014  Commencement Rehearsal (11:00 AM) 
Main Campus – Spaulding Gymnasium 
(Mandatory for all persons who have completed the Graduation Clearance Process and plan to participate in the Commencement Exercise) 
(Graduates are required to arrive by 10:30 AM; they should bring the academic hood and cap) 
May 9, 2014  Baccalaureate Service (6:00 PM) 
Main Campus – Thomas  Boyd Chapel 
(Graduates are required to arrive at 5:15 PM dressed in full academic regalia; line-up will be at the bell tower outside of Thomas Boyd Chapel)
May 10, 2014  Commencement Exercise (11:00 AM) 
Dorton Arena at NC State Fairgrounds 
(Graduates are required to arrive at 8:30 AM dressed in full academic regalia; line-up will be in the Exposition Center)