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The 2019 NHS Commencement ceremony, which will include graduates of NHS undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs, will take place on Saturday, May 18, at 2 p.m. rain or shine.


The ceremony will be outdoors on Healy Lawn as usual unless there is inclement weather. In the event of rain, we will have one rain ceremony in McDonough Arena at 2 p.m. A reception and diploma distribution will follow on the Leavey Center Esplanade (rain site is the Leavey Center Ballroom).


Additional details will be sent directly to students in the spring by NHS Academic Affairs. Additional NHS Commencement event details are below for reference (please note that information regarding Sigma Theta Tau, Pinning and Blessing of the Hands will be sent by the department/program and not by Academic Affairs).


Friday, May 17, 2019

2:00 p.m. - NHS Tropaia Ceremony (Lohrfink Auditorium)

4:00 p.m. - NHS Nursing Pinning Ceremony (Lohrfink Auditorium)

Evening (Time TBD) - NHS Blessing of the Hands (Lohrfink Auditorium)


Saturday, May 18, 2019

10:00 a.m. - Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony (Leavey Center Ballroom)

2:00 p.m. - NHS Commencement (Sunshine - Healy Lawn / Rain - McDonough Arena)

3:30 p.m. - NHS Reception & Diploma Distribution (Sunshine - Leavey Esplanade / Rain - Leavey Center Ballroom)



Academic Calendars

BS - All Programs
MS - Health Systems Administration

Executive Master's - Health Systems Administration

MS - Nursing (Nurse Anesthesia Program)

MS - Nursing (Clinical Nurse Leader)

MS - Nursing (Online)

Academic calendars are listed below by the student's start date in the online nursing program. *

* Academic calendars are listed above by the student's start date in the online nursing program. Please note the following:

  • All academic calendars are subject to change.
  • Previously published calendars are superseded by current calendars.
  • Full-time students are scheduled to complete their degree in five terms.
  • Part-time students are scheduled to complete their program in seven terms.
  • On-campus intensive dates and general information

** This calendar is only for students who began in the Nurse-Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner program in August 2011.

    DNAP - Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice

    DNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice