Commencement 2014 Events

Commencement 2012

To celebrate your Graduation, a number of events and activities have been planned in your honor.

Some of these events are open to family and friends! We look forward to seeing you at each event.

Questions? Contact the Student Affairs Office at or 610-606-4680.

Click on each event for more information.

Senior Week May 3-May 9 See below  
Graduation Rehearsal
May 7
5 p.m. Quad
Senior Surprise Thur,
May 8
9:30 p.m. Depart from Blaney Hall
Senior Awards
Reception & Ceremony
Fri, May 9 5:30 p.m. Samuels Theatre
Baccalaureate Sat, May 10 9 a.m. Lees Hall Gymnasium
Commencement Sat, May 10 11 a.m. Quad

Commencement 2012

Senior Week

Keep an eye on your email for more information about these Senior Week activities! Have questions about these events? Contact the Class of 2014 at 

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Graduation Rehearsal

Date: Wednesday, May 7
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Quad in the center of campus

Questions? Contact the Student Affairs Office at or 610-606-4680.

Graduation Rehearsal is a mandatory exercise that will prepare you for what to expect during the Commencement Ceremony.

At Graduation Rehearsal, we will review how to dress in your academic regalia, the timing for Commencement, name pronunciation, and answer any questions graduates may have. The Senior Class President will also briefly address the class.

If you have family and friends on campus during the rehearsal, they may want to take this opportunity to shop at the Bookstore or walk around our beautiful campus.

Graduating students must RSVP using the Commencement Attendance Form in MyCedarCrest under the “Student Affairs” tab no later than April 12, 2014.

Graduation Rehearsal is anticipated to last approximately 90 minutes.

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Senior Surprise

This is an annual tradition of Cedar Crest College surprising its graduates with a night out to celebrate their upcoming Graduation.

Please check your email for Senior Surprise details or contact the Student Affairs Office at or 610-606-4680.


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Senior Awards Ceremony

Date: Friday, May 9
Time: 7 p.m. (with a reception beginning at 5:30 p.m.)
Location: Tompkins College Center, Samuels Theatre

Questions? Contact Wendy Goldman in the Office of the Provost at or 610-606-4666 ext. 3397.

Each year, Cedar Crest honors its best and brightest at the Senior Awards Ceremony. During this ceremony various awards and prizes, both academic and co-curricular, are presented to recipients selected by Department Chairs and faculty.

Faculty, staff, students, families and friends are invited to join us as we recognize the many accomplishments of the graduating students of 2014!

A reception with appetizers will be held in the Falcon’s Nest in the Tompkins College Center and on the Terrace prior to the awards ceremony at 5:30 p.m.

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