Due to the threat of inclement weather throughout the day on Saturday, May 11, 2019, University of Mississippi Commencement ceremonies scheduled to be held in the Grove or the Lyceum Circle will be moved to alternate locations. Morning Convocation will now be held at 9:30 a.m. at The Pavilion and there will NOT be a processional. See below for an updated list of rain locations for all ceremonies.
Platform party members should report to The Pavilion media area.
All attendees (faculty, staff, graduates and families) should report to The Pavilion.
Graduates should sit with their families and should be seated in the chairs on The Pavilion floor. Once the chairs on the floor are full, graduates and their families may sit in the remaining available seating within The Pavilion.
Faculty to use Northeast entrance and proceed to sections 113 or 114 for faculty seating.
How will the university announce implementation of the inclement weather plan?
- A link to the information will be posted as a banner on the UM website.
- The information will be posted on the UM Emergency Website
- It will be sent out via Twitter (@RebAlert).
- The information will be posted on the UM website.
- A blast email will be sent to all students, faculty and staff.
- Signs will be posted on the Grove stage.
- You may call 662-915-1040 to hear a recorded message.
Where will individual school and college ceremonies be held?
|9:30 a.m.||Convocation||The Pavilion|
|11 a.m.||College of Liberal Arts- Master’s Degree Ceremony||Fulton Chapel|
|11 a.m.||Patterson School of Accountancy||Archie and Olivia Manning Athletics Performance Center|
|11 a.m.||School of Applied Sciences||The Pavilion|
|11 a.m.||School of Business Administration||C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum|
|11 a.m.||School of Pharmacy – Pharm.D.||The Gertrude Ford Center for the Performing Arts|
|11 a.m. and 1 p.m.||School of Engineering||Student Union Ballroom|
|1:30 p.m.||School of Pharmacy – B.S.P.S., MS, Ph.D.||The Gertrude Ford Center for the Performing Arts|
|3 p.m.||College of Liberal Arts||The Pavilion|
|3 p.m.||General Studies||Archie and Olivia Manning Athletics Performance Center|
|3 p.m.||School of Journalism and New Media||C.M. “Tad” Smith Coliseum|
|6 p.m.||School of Education||The Pavilion|
|6 p.m.||School of Law||Archie and Olivia Manning Athletics Performance Center|
Please refer to your individual Dean’s Office for specific details and information regarding your ceremony