Commencement 2014

EMU commencement will be held April 25-27, 2014.

We will offer a live video stream of the commencement ceremony on Sunday at 1 p.m. Podcasts and photo galleries will be available in the days after the events.


Friday, April 25

Seminary baccalaureate will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Martin Chapel in the seminary building.

Saturday, April 26

  • Seminary commencement: 2 p.m. in Lehman Auditorium. Speaker: Elizabeth Soto Albrecht, moderator of MC USA and coordinator of field education at Lancaster Theological Seminary
  • Undergraduate Cords of Distinction awards: 4:30 p.m. in Lehman Auditorium
  • Undergraduate baccalaureate: 7 p.m. in Lehman Auditorium. Speaker: Carolyn Stauffer, assistant professor of sociology at EMU

Sunday, April 27

University commencement will be held at 1 p.m. on the university front lawn.
The commencement speaker will be EMU alumna Leymah Gbowee, a Nobel Peace Prize recipient, EMU conflict transformation program alumna, and EMU “Alumna of the Year” in 2011.

Review our plans for inclement weather.