Commencement 2024

Graduation Cap

Check back soon for information about the Class of 2024 Commencement, set for 10 a.m., May 25, 2024!

No tickets are required and seating is first-come-first-served.

For general information or accessibility needs, please contact Lyndi Bahr.

Commencement 2024 Schedule





Wednesday, April 3 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Graduation Fair Lake Room, MU
THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2024    
Thursday, May 23 7:00 p.m. Student Rehearsal  Hatfield Hall Lawn
Thursday, May 23 7:30 p.m. Class Photos Hatfield Hall Lawn
FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2024    
Friday, May 24 4:00 p.m. ROTC Commissioning White Chapel
Friday, May 24 4:30 p.m. Senior Celebration Mussallem Union
SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2024    
Saturday, May 25 7:00 a.m. Building Opens for Seating SRC
Saturday, May 25 8:15 a.m. Student Check-in Begins Hatfield Drive
Saturday, May 25 9:00 a.m. Main Entrance Closes  
Saturday, May 25 9:25 a.m. Graduates Begin Departing Hatfield Lawn Hatfield Lawn
Saturday, May 25 9:30 a.m. All Campus Roadways Close  
Saturday, May 25 10:00 a.m. Commencement Ceremony SRC Fieldhouse

Commencement Livestream

Watch 2024 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 4/1/2024

Do I need tickets for commencement

Tickets are not required. Seating is first-come, first-served.


Updated 4/1/24

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

​The bookstore will host a Commencement fair April 3, 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 4/1/24

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. 

Commencement News


Pioneering Astronaut Mae Jemison to be Commencement Speaker

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

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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