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For general Loma Linda University Commencement information and the official schedule of events, please visit the university's Commencement website.

2017 School of Behavioral Health Graduation Events

Commencement Rehearsal

Friday, June 9, 8:00 AM, Drayson Center
All Graduates (Regalia Not Required)

MSW Hooding

Friday, June 9, 10:30 AM, University Church
MSW Graduates (Regalia Required) and Guests

Town and Gown (Doctoral Hooding Ceremony)

Friday, June 9, 1:30 PM, University Church
All Doctoral Graduates (Regalia Required) and Guests

CFS Department Graduate Reception

Friday, June 9, 3:30 PM, Councilors Student Pavilion
Department of Counseling and Family Sciences Graduates (Regalia Not Required) and Guests

Celebration of Graduates Vespers Service

Friday, June 9, 7:00 PM, University Church
All Graduates (Regalia Not Required) and Guests

Baccalaureate Service

Sabbath, June 10, 11:45 AM, University Church
All Graduates (Regalia Required) and Guests

Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, June 11, 3:30 PM, Drayson Center
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Sandy
All Graduates (Regalia Required) and Guests

Did you know

For friends and relatives who are unable to attend in person, the University provides an online stream of the Conferring of Degrees ceremony. For more information, click here.

Q: Are any of the events ticketed, or is there a limit on the number of family members and friends who can attend?
A: No. You're welcome to invite as many guests as you'd like!

Q: When should my guests line up for the Commencement ceremony?
A: We recommend arriving at least one hour prior to the start time of the Sunday Commencement ceremony. (Parking may take additional time.)

Q: Where do my guests park, and where do they enter the building?
A: Parking information can be found here, and all guests should enter through the event entrance on the west side of the Drayson Center.

Q: Are there any guidelines for conduct during the Commencement ceremony?
A: Yes. Please refer to the University's Conduct and Protocol information.

Q: Who should I contact if I have any questions that are not addressed here?
A: Please contact your department. If needed, they may refer you to the Office of the Dean.

Departmental Contacts

Counseling and Family Sciences: Suzie Monell - smonell@llu.edu
Psychology: Lesley Taylor - litaylor@llu.edu
Social Work and Social Ecology: Shannon Giles - sagiles@llu.edu

View the Commencement Brochure for 2017 here.