Congratulations as you enter your final week before Commencement! Here are three important final reminders:
Print Your Passport!
Grads will be expected to print a Commencement Passport in advance and bring it to Commencement. This Passport will allow you to gain admission to line-up, as only those who have RSVPd for Commencement will be [...]
To be ready for Chapman Commencement, please take a few minutes to watch a message from President Doti to the Class of 2012. The video also will explain line-up, the processional march and walking across the stage so that you will know what to expect on Commencement Day.
Each video is location-specific for your ceremony. [...]
We have heard from 1,300 students who will be participating in Commencement 2012, the largest graduating class in Chapman history! If you plan to attend Commencement but have not yet submitted your online RSVP, please do so immediately. The FINAL DEADLINE is Sunday, May 13. After May 13 you will not be eligible to [...]Continue Reading →
Undergraduate and masters degree grads: Please order your caps and gowns online now if you have not already done so. In order to ensure you receive your cap and gown in time for Commencement and not incur additional late or shipping fees, the regalia supplier recommends that you complete your online order by TOMORROW, [...]Continue Reading →
Be on time
Check the Commencement Schedule, and make sure you know the start time of your ceremony. On Commencement Day, grads must report 60 minutes in advance of the start time to line up for the Processional march. Campus will be crowded; give yourself ample time to park and walk to your line [...]Continue Reading →
[Contributed by Andrea Knies, Assistant Director, Career Education]
The Career Development Center is offering a free gift to all graduating seniors – a nice business card holder. Please stop by our table on Wednesday, May 9 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in front of the Student Union to receive yours. Or, drop by the [...]Continue Reading →
[Contributed by Jessica Price '11, Young Alumni Giving Coordinator, Chapman Office of University Advancement]
Thank you to all the seniors who have participated in the Senior Legacy thus far! You have already made a tremendous impact on the lives of future students through merit-based scholarships.
Samantha Adelman Stephanie Bachtelle
Elliott Balsley [...]Continue Reading →
[Contributed by Sheri Lehman, Interactive Marketing Specialist, Strategic Marketing and Communications]
It’s time to CONNECT. Chapman University’s social media networks will be live and active during Commencement Weekend!
Strategic Marketing and Communications will have a social media booth during the Friday and Saturday commencement ceremonies. From the booth, our social media team will listen, monitor, [...]Continue Reading →
In past years, we’ve heard from students who felt that their Commencement experience was diminished by the behavior of a few of their classmates — [...]Continue Reading →
Friends and family that cannot attend Commencement may watch it in real time online! On Commencement Day, those who wish to watch ceremonies online can do so by tuning into the website at the time of the ceremony.
A real-time simulcast will also be available on campus. For guests that need to [...]Continue Reading →