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Commencement 2014 Information


Baccalaureate Mass 

Friday, May 9, 2014

Begins with Procession at 6:45 p.m.

Main Chapel



Saturday, May 10, 2014
Begins with Procession at 10:30 a.m.

Grand Tent (indoor simulcast in Sorgenti Arena)

Davidson-thCommencement Speaker:  Tracy Davidson, NBC10
Tracy Davidson, Emmy award-winning journalist, motivational speaker, and a graduate student in the College’s holistic spirituality program will deliver the 87th Commencement address. Read more.

Honorary Doctors of Law:  Tracy Davidson, C. Maury Devine '72, who served as the chairman of the board, president and managing director at ExxonMobil Norway Inc. and alumna Rita Schwartz ’63, a tireless advocate for Catholic education who serves as the president of the Association of Catholic School Teachers (ACT) and as the president of the National Association of Catholic School Teachers. Read more. 


The ceremony will be held outside under the Grand Tent, rain or shine. Please note that Commencement begins with a Procession of all graduates at 10:30 a.m. Once the Procession begins, no vehicles are able to enter the campus. Please plan accordingly and allow ample time for traffic and parking.


Tickets for Commencement will be distributed at The Grad Finale, a one-stop shop for all CHC grads.


Tickets are required for seating at the ceremony. Seating will be available under the Grand Tent and in Sorgenti Arena, where the ceremony will be simulcast in air-conditioned comfort.


No one will be seated without a ticket. Limited space for non-ticket holders is available on surrounding athletic fields. Guests are permitted to bring chairs for field seating.


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Commencement 2013 Gallery


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For highlights from the 2013 Commencement, please click here.