Commencement

Bachelor's and Master's Degree Candidates/Recipients

For degree candidates/recipients completing their requirements in December.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
6:30 p.m. - Convocation begins at Mesa Convention Center
Graduates should be on-site no later than 5:30 p.m.

Business casual or formal dress is required. Adornment such as corsages and pins are not traditionall worn as part of the regalla. The cap should be worn flat on the top of the head. Caps or gowns decorated with inappropriate messages will not be permitted. We highly recommend women wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking in a procession.

As an associate or bachelor's degree candidate, you wear your tassel on the right side. After the announcement of your degree conferral and all diploma covers are distributed, you will swith the tassel to the left side. As a master's and doctoral degree candidate, you wear your tassel on the left side.

Do not use cell phones during the ceremony.


Baccalaureate and Hooding Ceremony

Bachelor's and Master's Degree Candidates/Recipients

Commencement Mass
Monday, May 13, 2019
6:30 p.m.
Christ the King Catholic Church

Graduates should be on site no later than 5:30 p.m.


Guest Information

Marriot Mesa

200 N. Centennial Way
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 464-5068

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Contact

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Upcoming Events

Apr
9
Edible Book Fest
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Edible Book Fest

Date: April 09

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Janet Forde    (480) 878-7514     jforde@ben.edu

Event Description:

Create a food dish based on your favorite book!

 

Judging will be at 12:00 p.m. in the South Lobby on April 9. Entries should be made from foodish materials, but don’t have to be edible at the time of judgement.

 

Ideas abound on Google and Pintrest.

Apr
13
Admitted Student Day
Mesa Branch Campus
9:30 AM - 1:45 PM
Event Details

Admitted Student Day

Date: April 13

Time: 9:30 AM - 1:45 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Benedictine University Mesa

Contact: Doug Potter | Gianne Francisco    (480) 878-6709 | (602) 888-5508    dpotter@ben.edu | gfrancisco@ben.edu

Event Description:

EVENT DETAILS

9:00 a.m. – Check-in

9:30 a.m. – Welcome

  • Introduction to teams and team leaders
  • Next steps

 

10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m. – Meet with Faculty and Advisors

  • General education requirement
  • Academic programs
  • Placement test
  • Faculty introductions

 

10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m. – Meet with Student Services and Support Staff

 

Rotation 1 - 10:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.

  • Career Services – Shay Masterson, Career Success Coordinator

 

Rotation 2 - 11:05 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.

  • Financial Aid – Louise Capellan-Adams, Financial Aid Counselor

 

Rotation 3 - 11:25 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

 

  • Student Life- Rob Curtis, Director of Campus Ministry
  • Kevin Broeckling, Executive Vice President
  • Janet Forde, Branch Director, Mesa Campus

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

12:30 p.m. – Campus tour / tour of Downtown Mesa and scavenger hunt (optional)


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