School of Science Commencement Ceremony 2017

Sunday, 14 May 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Indiana Convention Center Indiana Convention Center Hall C

About the ceremony

The School of Science invites graduating students and their guests to a School of Science Commencement Ceremony, which will follow the University ceremony. All students are individually recognized as they cross the stage. M.S. and Ph.D. students will be hooded at the School of Science ceremony by the student’s academic department chairperson or faculty advisor/mentor. Parking information.


Students are required to check in between 3:15 and 3:30, or immediately following the conclusion of the University IUPUI Ceremony. Students and faculty are to assemble by 3:30 for the School of Science ceremony processional, which will begin at 4:00pm.


Please wear your cap and gown to the School of Science ceremony. If you missed the ordering deadline, they will be available for rental at the Indiana Convention Center in rooms 140-141 from:
  • 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday, May 13
  • 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday May 14
For information about ordering your graduation apparel or other information pertaining to the University ceremony, please call the Commencement Hot Line at (317) 278-1700 or 1-866-267-3104 or visit

Questions & assistance

For information about baccalaureate (undergraduate) student participation in the School of Science ceremony, contact Darryl Newsom at or by phone at 317-274-0684

For information about  master and doctoral (graduate) student participation in the School of Science ceremony, contact Mary Harden at or by phone at 317-278-0214
If you or your guests require a sign language interpreter or have a physical disability and need special accommodations, please contact Betsy Cooney in the School of Science Dean’s Office at (317) 274-4585 or at