Information for the 2015 Hastings College Commencement will be posted here as it is finalized.
Schedule of Events
Baccalaureate - 6:00 pm, Friday, May 15, 2015
Location: First Presbyterian Church (621 N. Lincoln. Ave - map)
Graduating seniors should assemble along the sidewalk of Lincoln Avenue at 5:30 p.m. In case of bad weather, line up in the hallway of the church's educational wing.
Commencement - 10:00 am, Saturday, May 16, 2015
Location: Lynn Farrell Arena on campus (map)
Graduating seniors should assemble at 9:15 a.m. in the arena's lower level.
Audience seating will be available beginning at 9 a.m. Seating for people with disabilities is on the arena floor, which is accessible by elevator. Sign language interpreters will be located in the southeast corner of the arena on the floor.
Commencement will be livestreamed at hcmediaonline.org.
Retired U.S. Ambassador Jeanine Jackson '71 will serve as the commencement speaker. Her bio is available here.
- Hotel and dining recommendations
- Honor your graduate with a personalized brick placed at the entrance of the Barrett Alumni Center.
Traditional and personalized announcements, in addition to other graduation items (thank you notes, tassels, etc.) are available from Cornhusker Press in downtown Hastings. Orders for graduation announcements are due March 16.
If you have questions regarding graduation announcements, please contact Randy Jones at Cornhusker Press at 402.460.4678. Orders can be sent to Cornhusker Press via mail (address is on the form), email or fax (402.460.4612).