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FACULTY REGALIA ORDERS AND RSVP
Regalia is free for all faculty. The deadline to order is October 19th by 5PM. Please visit www.miami.edu/capandgown to order.

Commencement is a special time for our graduates and guests. The participation of members of the faculty emphasizes the value and importance of the guidance, leadership and support given to our students.

Faculty may participate in the commencement ceremonies in the following ways:

Stage Party

Academic Banner Marshal - These faculty members are invited by the dean to carry the school or college banners and are part of the Academic Procession and are seated on stage as representatives of their school or college.

Faculty Marshals (Stage Party Faculty)
These faculty members are invited by the dean to be part of the President’s Procession and be seated on stage as representatives of their school or college.

General Faculty
Participate in the Academic Procession and are seated with the candidates for graduation.

Dissertation Advisors
These faculty members are part of the Academic Procession and will process in and be seated with their doctoral candidates. This procession leaves 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the ceremony so it is important that the advisors and candidates arrive at the scheduled time.


FORMATION OF ACADEMIC PROCESSION FOR CANDIDATES AND FACULTY

The academic procession, consisting of candidates, participating faculty, and alumni representatives only, will assemble at the BankUnited Center one hour before the ceremony begins, and will be led by the grand marshal.

General Faculty will assemble in the Hurricane-100 Room at the BankUnited Center one hour before the start of your ceremony.  The academic procession will start 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the ceremony so it is imperative that faculty arrive at the designated time.

Stage Party Faculty will assemble in the Fieldhouse Multipurpose Room one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Dissertationl Advisors will assemble in the Graduate Lineup area at the Fieldhouse Practice Facility one hour prior to the start time of the ceremony.

Note: The academic procession will enter the commencement site fifteen minutes prior to the start of the ceremony.

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MAY 2014 CEREMONY SCHEDULE
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HONORS DAY CONVOCATION
THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
Ceremony Start Time: 11:00 AM
BankUnited Center

A celebration of academic excellence for undergraduate students.

This ceremony is expected to be about 90 minutes long. For more information, please visit the Honors Program’s website.
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GRADUATE DEGREE CEREMONY
THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
4:00 PM

The academic procession of students will begin
15 minutes prior to the start time of the ceremony.

This ceremony is expected to be about two hours long.

ALL Graduate Degrees, ALL Schools and Colleges (except School of Law and School of Medicine M.D. degrees)
Graduate School
School of Architecture
College of Arts and Sciences
School of Business Administration
School of Communication
School of Education and Human Development
College of Engineering
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
Miller School of Medicine (non M.D. degrees only)
Frost School of Music
School of Nursing and Health Studies

Dissertation advisors, click here for special information
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UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE CEREMONIES
FRIDAY, MAY 9, 2014

*The academic procession of students will begin
15 minutes prior to the start time of the ceremony.

These ceremonies are expected to be about two hours long.

8:30 AM*
College of Arts and Sciences

12:30 PM*
School Architecture
School of Communication
School of Education and Human Development
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (undergraduate degrees)
Frost School of Music
School of Nursing and Health Studies

5:00 PM*
School of Business Administration
College of Engineering
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SCHOOL OF LAW/ MILLER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014

*The academic procession of students will begin
15 minutes prior to the start time of the ceremony.

These ceremonies are expected to be about two hours long.

10:00 AM*
School of Law

5:00 PM*
Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine