Spring 2017 Commencement Information
**UPDATE: Because the weather forecast includes a high probability of drenching rain, cold temperatures, and high winds during the Lock Haven University commencement exercises scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, in Hubert Jack Stadium, the University is implementing the following contingency plan.
Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time: Ceremony 1 (A-L)10:00 a.m. & Ceremony 2 (M-Z)12:00 noon
Place: Hubert Jack Stadium Thomas Field House
Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal and Ticket Distribution (students only) begins at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, May 12 – Hubert Jack Stadium Thomas Field House.
Doors for Thomas Field House will open at 8:30 a.m. for Ceremony 1 (A-L) only. Graduates and their guests for the second ceremony (M-Z) are encouraged to come after 11:00 a.m. Seating for Ceremony 2 (M-Z) will begin at approximately 11:30. Graduates and their guests may wait in the Parsons Union Building (PUB) for Ceremony 2 (M-Z).
Overflow seating is also available (no ticket required) in Price Auditorium and the Parsons Union Building where a live webcast of the ceremonies will be shown.
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Price Auditorium
Doors Open: 6:00 p.m. – ticket required
Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal (students only) begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 12 – Bentley First Floor.
Seating at Price Auditorium for the ceremony will be on a first-come basis. Overflow seating will be available in Sloan Auditorium (no ticket required).