Winter Commencement 2023
Winter Commencement for all graduates of Summer 2023, as well as prospective December 2023 graduates, will be held Saturday, December 9th at 10:00 AM at the Mountain Health Arena. Doors to the arena open at 8:00 AM.
For questions regarding commencement, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The commencement ceremony will begin promptly at 10:00 A.M. Doors of the Mountain Health Arena will open to the public at 8:00 A.M. Tickets are not required.
Graduates must report to their assigned spaces no later than 9:00 A.M. It is imperative for graduates to arrive on time; late graduates may not be permitted to participate in the ceremony.
Please allow additional time for required security procedures when arriving at Mountain Health Arena. Graduates and guests will be subject to metal detector screening, visual inspection, and a bag inspection upon entry. Only clear bags no larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″ will be permitted. For more information please refer to the arena’s website.
Parking is available in the parking garage on Third Avenue across from the Mountain Health Arena. Parking in this garage is available on weekends at no charge. Additionally, parking is available in the Pullman Square garages for a minimal fee. All three parking garages are in reasonable walking distance of the arena.
Beginning in August 2023, digital diplomas will be sent to your Marshall University email address approximately 2-4 weeks after the graduation date. The notification about the electronic diploma will come from Parchment.