Faculty Information

Faculty at Wake Forest Commencement

Commencement Events

Undergraduate Commencement events will take place May 15-16, 2022.

Baccalaureate Service

Sunday, May 15, 9 a.m.
Wait Chapel

Faculty, in academic regalia, will line up at 8:30 AM near Zick’s for the processional.


Monday, May 16, 9 a.m.
Hearn Plaza

Faculty, in academic regalia, will line up at 8:30 AM on the lawn, nearest the Deacon Shop for the processional.

To ensure we have adequate reserved seats for you, please confirm your attendance no later than Monday, May 9th.


Academic regalia is required to participate in a diploma or hooding ceremony. If you are in need of regalia, register before May 9th. Black academic gowns and mortarboards with tassels (no hoods or tams) are available for temporary use for any of the ceremonies. You may pick up regalia on Thursday, May 12th from 2-4 p.m. in the Green Room of Reynolda Hall. Upon the completion of the ceremony, please return all borrowed regalia to the Green Room of Reynolda Hall.

If you have questions, please contact Melanie York in University Events at x4848 or yorkml@nullwfu.edu.

Faculty Registration

Please complete the following form no later than May 9.

Schedule of Events

A complete list of events and activities scheduled to take place during 2022 Commencement Weekend can be found on the Schedule of Events page.