COMMENCEMENT

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Enrollment representatives are available Monday through Friday from 9am to 6pm CST.

1-800-443-1083
commencement@globaluniversity.edu


Commencement Events Schedule

Day 1: Thursday, June 15, 2017
Day 2: Friday, June 16, 2017


Thursday, June 15th, 2017

8:30 am - 12:00 pm: Check-In and Welcome Open House

Graduates will be assigned to a 1-hour time slot. Enjoy an open house to meet and greet Global University staff and faculty members before or after your check-in time.

8:30 am - 12:00 pm: Guided tour of the Assemblies of God National Leadership and Resource Center (optional)

If you have never toured the AG National Leadership and Resource Center, this is an opportunity you will not want to miss! Graduates will be assigned to a 1-hour time slot if you wish to take the tour. These tours have been specially arranged for Global University graduates and their guests. Tour space is limited, so graduates and their guests must attend at the assigned tour time.

Lunch: On your own

Graduates and their guests will be responsible for obtaining their own meals. Refer to the welcome packet for restaurants within walking distance of Global University and University Plaza Hotel.

Alumni Event: Moses, a musical production

3:00 pm: Arrival at Sight & Sound Theatres (Branson, MO), meet in lobby
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Moses show time
Graduate’s ticket cost is included in registration fee; additional tickets for guests are available to purchase during registration.

Dinner: On your own

Refer to the welcome packet for restaurants within walking distance or restaurants that will deliver to University Plaza Hotel.



Friday June 16th, 2017

Commencement Events at University Plaza Hotel (UPH)

10:00 pm - 12:00 pm: Mandatory Rehearsal (UPH Grand Ballroom)

ALL graduates must participate in this rehearsal. The group photo will also be taken at this time. Please be in the ballroom with regalia by 9:45 am.

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: President’s Luncheon (UPH Grand Ballroom)

Global University President, Dr. Gary Seevers, will host a luncheon in honor of all 2017 graduates. Graduate’s lunch ticket is included in registration fee; additional tickets for guests are available to purchase during registration.

1:30 pm - 5:00pm: Free Time

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm: Robing (UPH, Arkansas room)
Graduates will use the designated rooms to put on regalia. GU staff will be available to assist graduates with robing.

5:30 pm: Line up for Processional

6:00 pm: Commencement Ceremony

Hors d’oeuvres Reception following Ceremony - All ceremony attendees are invited to attend following the commencement ceremony.


*Schedule is subject to change slightly as details are finalized.*