Saturday, May 16, 2020
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Schedule of Events
Friday, May 17
American Indian Honoring Ceremony
4 p.m., Oyate Hall, Student Center
Honors and Awards Reception
5:30 p.m., Turtle Mountain Cafe and Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center Lobby, Student Center
Honors and Awards Ceremony
6:30 p.m., Edson Auditorium, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center
Saturday, May 16
Informal Brunch Buffet
10 a.m. until noon, Dining Hall
Graduate's brunch complimentary. Guests: $12 (age 11+), $5 (ages 4–10), free under age 4
11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
- Division of Education, Cougar Room, Oyate Hall
- Division of the Humanities, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery
- Division of Science and Mathematics, Science Atrium
- Division of the Social Sciences, University and Alumni Rooms, Oyate Hall
1:30 p.m., The Mall
Speaker: University of Minnesota President Eric W. Kaler
Following ceremony, Oyate Hall
The bookstore will be open from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. and from 3 until 5 p.m.
Overflow accommodations for guests to view Commencement will be available in the Edson Auditorium, Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Performing Arts Center, Student Center.
If you are unable to attend in person, Commencement will be streamed live, on this page, starting at 1 p.m. on May 16.
Commencement parking is free and available in all campus lots.