Commencement 2023

Rose-Hulman will host its 145th Commencement for the Class of 2023 on Saturday, May 27 in the Sports and Recreation Center.

Commencement Activity Schedule (all activities are on campus)

Friday, May 26    Air Force/Army Commissioning, White Chapel  3:00 p.m.
Friday, May 26  Senior Celebration Dessert Reception, Mussallem Union 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 27   Graduates Report to Hatfield Hall 8:15 a.m.
Saturday, May 27  Commencement, Sports & Recreation Center* 10:00 a.m.

*The main entrance driveway closes at 9:00 a.m.


If you would like to order personal announcements, they are available for purchase by contacting the Rose-Hulman Bookstore at 812-877-8344 or from their website.

Commencement Livestream

Watch 2023 Commencement livestream here!

Order Your Cap and Gown

Order your graduation regalia through the Rose-Hulman Bookstore and dress in style!

ADA service animals only

Only ADA service animals are permitted at Commencement. Thank you for your cooperation.

Put a little "R" in your Celebration

Want to mark your celebration with the official Rose-Hulman R? We've got just what you need!

Need a place to stay?

Check out area options.

Frequently Asked Questions

Whom do I contact if...

...need help determining your eligibility? The Registrar's Office

...have questions regarding the ceremony, pictures, accessibility, or anything else? Lyndi Bahr

 Updated 3/14/22

Do I need tickets for commencement

Plans are being made to return to a traditional in-person Commencement. At this time, tickets are not required for Commencement 2022.


Updated 3/14/22

How and when do I order regalia or other Commencement items?

​The bookstore will host a Commencement fair March 16-17 where students will order Commencement-related items. 

For students not on campus during that time (have graduated early, etc.), there will be a link on the bookstore website they can order from. This will not go live until the Commencement fair. 

Updated 3/14/22

Where do I find Commencement pictures?

​There are two places to check for Commencement related pictures: 
Rose-Hulman takes candid portraits of the event surrounding Commencement. You can find those images here.
For individual shots taken during the ceremony by GradImages, you can find those here. 

Updated 3/14/22

Commencement News

Award winners pose for a photo.

Rose-Hulman Recognizes Faculty, Staff for Dedication & Service

Award winners pose for photo.

Faculty, Staff Members Honored for Teaching, Scholarship & Service

Rose-Hulman 2023 commencement

Class of 2023 Thrives to Complete Eventful College Careers with Promising Futures

Lyndi Bahr

Assistant to the Vice President, 812-877-8919

Contact Us

Office of Student Affairs
5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, IN 47803
Phone: 812-877-8919
Fax: 812-877-8746

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