Commencement dates announced

April 5, 2016

Thousands of graduates will soon walk across the stage at commencement ceremonies throughout the state’s 11 public colleges and universities. The ceremonies will largely take place the weekend of May 13-14, although two will happen before and after.

The schedule for the ceremonies is below. All times are Central Standard Time, except as otherwise noted.

Bismarck State College Friday, May 13 2:30 p.m.
Dakota College at Bottineau – Thatcher Hall gymnasium Friday, May 13 3:00 p.m.
Dickinson State University Saturday, May 14 10:00 a.m. MT
Lake Region State College Friday, May 13 10:00 a.m.
Mayville State University – Lewy Lee Fieldhouse Saturday, May 14 2:00 p.m.
Minot State University Friday, May 13 10:00 a.m.
North Dakota State College of Science Friday, May 13 3:00 p.m.
North Dakota State University Saturday, May 14 10:00 a.m.

2:00 p.m.

University of North Dakota (Alerus Center) Saturday, May 14 1:30 p.m.
      School of Medicine (CFAuditorium) Sunday, May 15 2:30 p.m.
      Law School (CFAuditorium) Saturday, May 7 10:00 a.m.
Valley City State University Saturday, May 14 10:00 a.m.
Williston State College Friday, May 13 10:00 a.m.