CAS Recognition Ceremony 2019

Congratulations to Our Graduating Seniors and Their Families!

Dear family and friends, please join us for the following:

College of Arts & Science Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 7 pm
Millett Assembly Hall
500 E. Sycamore St., Oxford, OH 45056

The CAS Recognition Ceremony is a smaller event designed to complement the university ceremony. Graduates will have their names read individually as they walk across the stage to receive their diploma covers and to be professionally photographed. Tickets are not required. Note: The University Commencement Ceremony is earlier in the day at Yager Stadium.

Instructions for CAS Undergraduate and Master's Degree Candidates

Please arrive at Millett Hall no later than 6:30 pm if you desire to participate in the recognition ceremony. The procession will line up at 6:45 pm (undergraduates first with  Master's Degree to follow). The program will start promptly at 7 pm.

Master's Degree Candidates: Upon arrival, please check in at the appropriate designated table in the Center Concourse (center/front doors of Millett Hall) to pick up your name card.

Undergraduate Candidates: Upon arrival, please check in at the appropriate designated tables as indicated by your last name A-K West Concourse (nearest parking lot) and L-Z East Concourse (nearest Gross Center) to pick up your name card.

All, please remain in your designated area for line up at 6:45 pm.

Please be dressed appropriately in the university approved cap and gown. (Note: The tassel goes on the LEFT side of your mortarboard. Tassels were moved from the right side to the left at the university ceremony earlier on Saturday).

Instructions for Family and Friends

All university parking lots and parking garages will be open to the public at no charge during commencement weekend, including Millett Assembly Hall, Ditmer, and Cook Field lots. On both Saturday and Sunday, we strongly recommend that you use our BCRTA shuttle service from the Ditmer and Cook Field lots to avoid traffic congestion. Parking and shuttle maps will be made available at a later date.

Handicapped parking will be available on campus with your state-issued placard only. Accommodations for those who are deaf or hearing impaired will be provided in the form of American Sign Language interpreters. If you have questions regarding disability services, please contact the Office of Disability Resources at 513-529-1541 (V/TTY).


Please direct all inquiries to or by calling 513-529-1234.


All bags will be checked upon entering the arena. Please plan to leave all non-essential items in your locked vehicle.

Plan to Arrive Early!