Each spring our Commencement Exercises serve as the capstone of our students’ career at WesternU. Students, as well as their families and friends, will not soon forget the incredible ceremony that our faculty participants and commencement assistants help make possible. Please see the appropriate categories below for more information.

Ceremony Schedules
May 13, 2020
9:30 a.m.

College of Dental Medicine
College of Pharmacy

Faculty Arrive: 8:00 a.m.
Seated for Line-up: 9:10 a.m.

3:00 p.m.

Graduate College of Biomedical Sciences
College of Health Sciences

Faculty Arrive: 1:30 p.m.
Seated for Line-up: 2:40 p.m.

May 14, 2020
9:30 a.m.

College of Graduate Nursing
College of Optometry

Faculty Arrive: 8:00 a.m.
Seated for Line-up: 9:10 a.m.

3:00 p.m.

College of Veterinary Medicine

Faculty Arrive: 1:30 p.m.
Seated for Line-up: 2:40 p.m.

May 15, 2020
9:30 a.m.

College of Podiatric Medicine
College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

 

Faculty Arrive: 8:00 a.m.
Seated for Line-up: 9:10 a.m.

May 29, 2020
10:00 a.m.

College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific – Northwest

Faculty Arrive: 8:00 a.m.
Line-up: 9:30 a.m.

Regalia

All faculty members must provide their own regalia for commencement. Please bring your regalia steamed/ironed and ready to wear. To purchase regalia, visit or contact the University Bookstore and they will be happy to help you.

Where to Report

Please be on time, and allow ample time for parking and robing. You will report to the Gold Room on the mezzanine level of PCA. Light refreshments and parking validation machine will be provided for faculty in the Gold Room.

Procedures & Instructions

All faculty and guest participants are encouraged to review the Commencement Participant Information packet and watch the Instructional Video, especially first time participants.

  • Information Packet

    Read packet here.

Directions

Pasadena Civic Auditorium
300 East Green St.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Regalia

All faculty members must provide their own regalia for commencement. Please bring your regalia steamed/ironed and ready to wear. To purchase regalia visit or contact the University Bookstore and they will be happy to help you.

Where to Report

Please be on time, and allow ample time for parking and robing. You will report to the Faculty Robing room at the Boulder Falls Center located at 505 Mullins Drive in Lebanon. Light refreshments will be provided. You will be lined up approximately thirty minutes before the ceremony begins. Faculty not present for line-up will not be seated on stage for the ceremony

Procedures & Instructions

All faculty and guest participants are encouraged to review the Commencement Participant Information packet and watch the Instructional Video, especially first time participants.

  • Information Packet

    Read packet here.

Directions

Boulder Falls Center
505 Mullins Drive
Lebanon, Oregon