Commencement ceremonies at Siena Heights University will be conducted at 3 p.m. May 4 in the SHU Fieldhouse on the main campus.
This is the official celebration for students on the Adrian campus and for students in SHU’s Southfield, Benton Harbor, Battle Creek, Jackson, Lansing, Metro Detroit, Monroe and Distance Learning programs. Nearly 500 students are expected to participate in this year’s ceremony. Tickets (free) are required for all guests.
The following is a list of events coinciding with commencement day:
- Baccalaureate Mass: Graduates and families of all faiths are welcome at this Catholic Mass in St. Dominic Chapel on the Adrian campus at 10 a.m. No reservations are needed.
- Kente Ceremony: African-American alumni will present Kente stoles to bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates of color at ceremonies prior to commencement. Participation is free, but graduates must register in advance and must march in commencement. The ceremony is at 12:30 p.m. in St. Dominic Chapel.
For more information on commencement, please call 517-264-7141.
The commencement ceremony will be broadcast online in high-definition for family and friends who can not attend the ceremony in Adrian.
The streaming broadcast will begin at 2:45 p.m. Click here to watch the ceremony live on May 4.