Graduation Commencement

 Saturday, May 12
 10:00 AM
 Newman Flanagan Center

Briar Cliff's 87th commencement ceremony will begin 10 a.m. inside the Newman Flanagan Center on campus. The ceremony will honor the University's 2018 candidates for undergraduate and graduate degrees. 

Immediately following Commencement, an informal reception for graduates, their families and friends will be held in the Stark Student Center.

NOTE TO GRADUATES: Students are asked to arrive by 9:15 a.m. in the Stark Student Center, with academic regalia. Helpers will be available to put on the regalia properly. Briar Cliff will not be able to guard your valuables and will not be responsible for them while you are participating in Commencement — so please leave your valuables with someone else!

 Contact Registar's Office: (712) 279-5447 or