Information for Graduates
Lincoln University will hold IN-PERSON Commencement for the Class of 2021. As we continue efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19, ceremonies will be held over a three-day period in Richardson Fine Arts Center, beginning Friday, May 14 through Sunday, May 16. The schedule is as follows:
12 noon School of Education
6 p.m. School of Nursing (includes pinning ceremony)
10 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences- Science, Technology and Math AND
College of Arts and Sciences-Humanities and Communication
2 p.m. School of Business AND
College of Agriculture
10 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences-Social and Behavioral Sciences
Graduates will be issued six armbands for their guests. Children ages 3 and under WILL NOT need an armband. Be sure to communicate your ceremony time with your guests.
Armband packets will be available for pickup in Room 206 Young Hall from Monday, May 10 through Thursday, May 13 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. The packets will not be available after May 13. The packets will only be released to the graduating student. Please bring your ID to receive your packet.
Livestreaming will be available at https://www.lincolnu.edu/live-stream.
Jason Gym parking lot is designated for GRADUATE parking
ARRIVAL, LINEUP AND PROCESSIONAL
- Doors to Richardson Fine Arts Center will open ONE HOUR before the start of the ceremony
- Graduates should wear their regalia for entry. Please report to the second floor for lineup.
- Graduates should be lined up 20 MINUTES before the start time of the ceremony. The processional will begin promptly at the start time listed for the ceremony.
Graduates should report to Jason Gym to pick up their diploma
Please adhere to campus COVID protocol, which includes mask wearing and social distancing at all times.