Fall 2016 Commencement and Recognition Ceremonies
The Fall ECU Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for Friday, December 16, 2016 in Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum at 10:00 a.m. Degree candidates and faculty who will participate are expected to make a reservation via the ECU Commencement web page. That web page also provides further information about the ECU ceremony.
The College of Health and Human Performance invites graduates, families, and friends to help celebrate the accomplishments of those receiving degrees. The HHP Graduate Recognition Ceremony will be held at 5:00 pm on Friday, December 16th in Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum. Tickets are not required for entrance and ample parking is available at Minges Coliseum. If you have questions regarding the HHP ceremony, please call 252-328-4630.
HHP graduates in academic regalia are asked to be in line by degree and department in the coliseum hallways of Minges no later than 4:30 pm on Friday, December 16th. Signs will be posted to assist in identifying the correct line up locations as well as student marshals and staff.
A professional photographer will take a picture of each graduate as they cross the stage. Access to photographs after the ceremony will be given by the photographer. Graduates should look for an email and/or packet in the mail from the photographer that contains the access code for the pictures. Make sure that you have updated your mailing address in Pirate Port. Please note that it could take up to a month or more to receive the code due to the volume of graduates.