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Student at Commencement

BSC's Class of 2017 will graduate on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 9 a.m. in Bill Battle Coliseum.

This site provides extensive information about Commencement and surrounding events. Students and their families can find a quick printable check list here and visitors may want to click here for general campus information. For additional questions, contact the Office of Academic Records at (205) 226-4677.

A few details:

  • Confirmation—The RSVP form will be available online in March 2017.

  • Commencement Expo—Students should attend the Commencement Expo in the Bruno Great Hall on March 21 or 22 from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • The Capping Ceremony is set for Friday, May 26, at 3 p.m. in Bill Battle Coliseum. Watch a video of this special BSC tradition.

  • Live streaming—The Commencement Ceremony will be available via live streaming video on the BSC website.

  • Academic attire—Caps and gowns are required for participation in ceremonies and will be available at the BSC Bookstore during the Commencement Expo on March 21 and 22.

  • Social-—We invite you to connect with other families, students, and alumni during graduation by using and following the #bscgrad17 hashtag on Twitter and Instagram.

  • Housing—All residence halls will close Sunday, May 28, at 4 p.m. Students and all their belongings must be out at this time.