Plan Ahead for May Commencement

With major renovations taking place at Stokes Stadium through late summer, May commencement will be moved to Pershing Arena.

To accommodate the large number of spring graduates, as well as their families and friends, the University will conduct three commencement ceremonies, May 13. Tickets will not be required for any of the ceremonies.

Questions may be directed to or 660.785.4143.

Commencement Schedule

9 a.m.
For candidates receiving:
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Music

1 p.m.
For candidates receiving:
Bachelor of Science (accounting, agriculture, athletic training, chemistry, computer science, exercise science, health science, justice systems, linguistics)
Master of Arts
Master of Arts in Education
Master of Science

4 p.m.
For candidates receiving:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Science (biology, business administration, communication disorders, economics, history, interdisciplinary studies, mathematics, physics, political science, psychology, sociology and anthropology)