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IPFW's next Commencement Ceremony will be held:


Wednesday, May 14, 2014
4 p.m.
in the Arena of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

If you have completed requirements for graduation in December 2013 or plan to do so in May 2014 or summer 2014, you are eligible to participate. Our ceremony is held in the Arena of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. The student and faculty processional will begin at 4 p.m. Detailed instructions concerning the ceremony will be given to you after you purchase your cap and gown. Your guests do not need tickets, and the number of guests you may invite is not limited. The ceremony should end around 6:30.

Diplomas will be distributed to May graduates immediately following the ceremony.

All students eligible to participate in the ceremony are asked to complete the Commencement Participation RSVP.

A Graduation Celebration for the members of the 2014 graduating class, their guests, and the university community will be held in Expo II and III immediately following the Commencement Ceremony on Wednesday, May 14, at the Coliseum.

Complimentary punch and snacks will be provided. A cash bar will also be available. No tickets are necessary for this celebration. Door to the celebration will be opened at the conclusion of the Commencement ceremony.

2014 Commencement

Wednesday, May 14

4 p.m.

Allen County War Memorial Coliseum