Welcome to Loyola's 166th Commencement Exercises. The 2018 Commencement Ceremony will be held at the Royal Farms Arena (201 W. Baltimore Street) on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Doors to the arena will open at 9 a.m. and the processional will begin at 10:45 a.m. The Commencement program begins promptly at 11 a.m.
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Tickets for Commencement are not required and the number of guests each individual graduate may bring is unlimited. Graduates and their families and friends are encouraged to leave ample time to arrive at the arena. The University strongly suggests that families stay at hotels in close proximity to the Royal Farms Arena to avoid traffic and parking delays.
Several other events lead up to Saturday's celebration, including:
See a full schedule of events here or read about our graduating greyhounds.
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The university is pleased to provide a live stream of the Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement Exercises for those unable to attend.