SAINT FRANCIS UNIVERSITY
Saturday, May 13 & Sunday, May 14
Maurice Stokes Athletic Center DeGol Arena
Family members are welcome. No tickets required!
Video of Ceremonies
Watch the videos of all the ceremonies through the links below.
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Candidates are to arrive one hour prior to your respective ceremony
Saturday, May 13, 2023
- School of Health Science & Education Graduate
- Francis Worldwide School of Continuing Studies - Graduate Health Sciences
Commencement Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient Ms. Diane Holder, UPMC Health Plan, Pittsburgh PA
- Brunch (Torvian Dining Hall): Cost $9
- School of Health Science & Education Undergraduate
Commencement Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient
Honorable Judy Ward, Pennsylvania Senate 30th District, Hollidaysburg PA
- Bell Ceremony (weather dependent)
Seniors: meet us at the bell tower across from the entrance to Torvian
- Baccalaureate Mass
Rev. Vincent Yeager, T.O.R., Province Director of Vocations, Washington, D.C.
Graduates and faculty, please arrive by 4:45 wearing academic regalia and sit in reserved section.
Sunday, May 14, 2023
- School of STEAM
- Shields School of Business
- Francis Worldwide School of Continuing Studies
Ms. Joy Thoma, Mastercard International (Ret.), New York
- Donut Heaven: May 4, 5 & 6 from 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm. in Torvian
- Senior Picnic: May 10 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm in the JFK Lounge
- Senior Send Off: May 11 from 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm in the Torvian Pavilion and South Quad
Special Ceremonies & Activities
- President's Award Convocation: May 2, Stokes DeGol Arena, 7:00 p.m.
- Occupational Therapy Pinning Ceremony Immaculate Conception Chapel, 2:00 pm
- Nurses Pinning Ceremony Immaculate Conception Chapel, 4:00 pm
- Physical Therapy Recognition Ceremony JFK Center Auditorium, 4:30 pm
- Baccalaureate Mass (all Denominations welcome) Stokes Athletics Center, 5:00 p.m.