Schedule of Events

Friday, May 17th

School of Law | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

2 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


School of Medicine PA Program | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

6 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


Saturday, May 18th

Graduate School of Business | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

10 a.m. ET
Wait Chapel


Graduate School of Professional Studies | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

1 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


Graduate School of Arts & Sciences | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

4 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


School of Divinity | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

7 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


Sunday, May 19th

Baccalaureate Breakfast

9 a.m. ET
Magnolia Patio, Reynolda Hall

Take in the beautiful view of majestic magnolia trees that line Manchester Plaza alongside other Wake Forest families, as you enjoy a delicious breakfast and toast your graduate!

Gluten free and vegetarian options available. 

Tickets are required for graduates and guests, and can be ordered during ticket registration. Meal tickets are non-refundable.


Baccalaureate Ceremony

11 a.m. ET
Wait Chapel

Tickets are required for this event.


Honors & Awards Ceremony

2-4 p.m. ET
Brendle Recital Hall, Scales Fine Arts Center


School of Medicine | Hooding and Commencement Ceremony

3 p.m. ET
Wait Chapel


Departmental Open Houses

View the Departmental Open Houses page for full schedule information.


Monday, May 20th

Commencement Breakfast

6:30-8:30 a.m. ET
Location TBD

Join us for one last campus breakfast! Families will gather together for a sumptuous breakfast buffet. Gluten free and vegetarian options available. 

Tickets are required for graduates and guests, and can be ordered during ticket registration. Meal tickets are non-refundable.


University Commencement Ceremony

9 a.m. ET
Hearn Plaza

Tickets are required for this event.


Note: Additional events may be added to the above schedule this spring. Please check back often for any new additions or changes.