Students / Graduation

2018 Commencement Services at the University of the South

May 12, 2018
10 am, Baccalaureate Service

May 13, 2018
10 am, Commencement


2014 Graduation



We look forward to sharing this beautiful weekend with you, your classmates, and your families - and to celebrating your great success! Congratulations! You will receive detailed information by email, but please take a look at the general information posted below.

Please check with director John Grammer if you have any questions about your academic requirements for graduation. 

If you and your family are planning to stay in Sewanee, you should book a hotel/house now. There is a list at You may also find accommodation rentals on the Alumni page

You are invited to attend Saturday's Baccalaureate Service at 10 am and to process with your class, meeting them at 9:30 am. Immediately following the Baccalaureate Service Saturday there will be a short rehearsal for Letters graduates. Please meet on the chancel steps.

Commencement will be at 10 am on Sunday at All Saints' Chapel. Following Commencement, there will be a reception for School of Letters graduates and their friends and families at McGriff Alumni House. We will have pictures at 1:30 with Dr. Grammer.

We are looking forward to seeing you on the mountain.