FHU Graduation

Schedule

9:15am - Doors will open in Loyd Auditorium at 9:15am. Guests are welcome to wear masks/face coverings, but are not required to do so.

9:30am - **DUE TO WEATHER FORCAST* Graduates line up in regalia in the Balcony of Loyd Auditorium NOT the Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center (Library). You will be provided a card with your name already printed on it. You are encouraged to add a phonetic spelling on the card if you are concerned about your name being pronounced correctly. Marshalls will help to verify regalia is accurate. Graduates may not decorate the top of their mortar boards (caps) to preserve the formality of the ceremony.

9:30am - Faculty line up at Loyd (Main Floor)

9:50am -  Students will process from the  Balcony to first floor for commencement. 

10:00am - Processional. Graduates who arrive late will not be seated with the other graduates but will be allowed to walk across stage at the appropriate time.

 

Immediately following the ceremony all graduates and guests are invited to a reception in the Brewer Sports Center.

 

TICKETS AND PARKING 

The ceremony will NOT be a ticketed event for family/guests of the December 2022 graduates. A small number of seats have been reserved for those with limited mobility. We recommend the family member arrive early to secure the limited mobility seating.

Live Stream Link will become available for all of your friends and family NOT traveling to campus. This link will open at 9:45am on the morning of graduation. 

Parking is limited by Loyd Auditorium The ceremony will be held in Loyd Auditorium (Building 34 on the campus map). Please allow additional time to secure parking for you and your guests. 

 

 

commencement December 10, 2022

10AM ceremony

 

Doors will open in Loyd Auditorium at 9:15 a.m

Guests are welcome to wear masks/face coverings, but are not required to do so.

 

 

Graduation FAQ

 

Questions about THE CEREMONY

WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER THE CEREMONY

options available for guests

DIPLOMA Details

Regalia Details

How do I order a transcript

How TO APPLY FOR GRADUATION

Contact Academic success and records department

Contact Us

Susan Kimpel
Director; Registrar

Office of Academic Success and Records
731-989-6456
Records@fhu.edu

Katie Nixon
Manager

University Bookstore
731-989-6672
knixon@fhu.edu

Stephanie Duncan
Assistant Registrar

Office of Academic Success and Records
731-989-6642
SDuncan@fhu.edu

Michele Kammanee
Department Secretary

Office of Academic Success and Records
731-989-6456
mkammanee@fhu.edu