Commencement

2023-24 SPRING COMMENCEMENT  

 

The 2023-24 Spring Commencement ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, May 11, at 10:00 a.m. in the QU Football Stadium – rain or shine.

In the event of severe weather, 颁奖典礼将在健康健身中心的百事球馆举行, 学位候选人将收到一封电子邮件和短信,提醒他们地点的变化.

学位候选人有责任通知他们的客人并为他们提供 severe weather tickets to enter Pepsi Arena.  

 

FRIDAY, MAY 10

8:00 am – 4:30 pm   University Bookstore Hours

11:00 a.m.     Champagne Brunch – Main Dining Room, Student Center

  • Hosted by Alumni Services. All degree candidates are welcome at no cost. Guests are welcome at $10.00 per person. For more information, contact Alumni Services at 217-228-5432, ext. 3450.

2:00 p.m.       Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences Pinning

  • The Crossing, 150 S. 48th (48th & Maine Sts.), Quincy, IL.
  • For more information: http://www.brcn.edu/parents-current-students/commencement-information

5:00 p.m.    Baccalaureate Mass – St. Francis Solanus Chapel, Francis Hall

  • 学位申请者必须穿长袍(不带帽子、披肩或兜帽),与家人坐在一起. Tickets are not required.  All are welcome!

 

SATURDAY, MAY 11

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  University Bookstore Hours
Merchandise will also be available at QU Stadium for purchase.

9:00 a.m.     Degree Candidates line up for Commencement Procession

  • QU Stadium – Baseball entrance (18th & Sycamore Sts.)
  • Full academic attire must be worn.
  • Assistant Marshals, Dr. Scott Luaders and Dr. David Kirchhofer会在仪式上帮助你排队并指导你.
  • (恶劣天气地点:三院区,HFC -从西门进入.)

10:00 a.m.     Commencement– Gates open at 9:00 a.m. for guests

  • QU Stadium, Football entrance (20th & Sycamore Sts.)
  • (Severe weather location:  Pepsi Arena, HFC – TICKETS REQUIRED)
  • (Severe weather entrance/parking for those with disabilities: 20th & Oak Sts.)

颁奖典礼将在2021正规彩票平台Youtube频道进行直播。 zmxgfe.izmd.net/youtube

 

COMMENCEMENT PARTICIPATION AND STUDENT FINANCIAL ACCOUNTS

  • 参加毕业典礼取决于大学注册主任在审查学位候选人的学术记录后的批准.
  • 学位候选人必须在完成本科学士学位的2门课程内参加毕业典礼.
  • Degree candidates must apply for graduation by March 1.
  • Degree candidates who apply after the March 1 deadline will be charged a late fee of $100.
  • All tuition, housing, food, fees, interest, library fines, and parking tickets should be paid in full by April 12.
  • 退出贷款咨询学位候选人与学生贷款是由完成 April 12.
  • Diplomas will be mailed 在夏季期间,按毕业申请表上提供的地址寄给每位符合条件的毕业生. Diplomas will not be distributed on stage.
  • Commencement is a formal ceremony. 任何因吸毒或酗酒而受损的学位考生将不被允许参加,并可能被赶出场地.

 

GRADUATION WITH HONORS

Graduation Honors are awarded to undergraduate students only.

Prior to Academic Year 2020-21在美国,累积平均绩点(GPA)不低于3分的学生.在完成2021正规彩票平台所有学士学位课程的基础上,有资格获得以下荣誉毕业:

  • Cum Laude 3.40 to 3.54 GPA — Silver Cord
  • Magna Cum Laude 3.55 to 3.74 GPA — Gold Cord
  • Summa Cum Laude 3.75 to 4.00 GPA — Bonaventure Medal

Beginning in Academic Year 2020-21, students who maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.在完成2021正规彩票平台所有学士学位课程的基础上,有资格获得以下荣誉毕业:

  • Cum Laude 3.60 to 3.74 GPA — Silver Cord
  • Magna Cum Laude 3.75 to 3.89 GPA — Gold Cord
  • Summa Cum Laude 3.90 to 4.00 GPA — Bonaventure Medal

这些荣誉荣誉将在学生的成绩单和文凭上注明. 所有毕业要求必须在毕业典礼前完成,以便在毕业典礼上宣布荣誉.

Refer to the Academic Catalog, page 19, for more details.

 

HONOR CORDS AND STOLES

如上所述,以大学荣誉毕业的人佩戴荣誉绳. 学术荣誉协会和/或荣誉项目的成员也佩戴领结.

All undergraduates wear stoles that have the QU seal. 那些在祝福-雷曼护理与健康科学学院完成护理学位的人将穿着带有QU和BRCN印章的披肩. 加入符合学术标准的希腊组织的本科生可以穿代表兄弟会或姐妹会的披肩.

这里提到的披肩和领带是经过学校批准的,是唯一允许在毕业典礼上穿着的.

 

PRESIDENT’S HONORS COLLEGE

2021正规彩票平台校长荣誉学院通过持续的批判性思维促进学术卓越, original research, exceptional writing, and public presentation of scholarly work. 完成总统荣誉学院学业的学生名单将在毕业典礼上公布. 课程的完成情况将记录在学生的成绩单上.

Refer to the Academic Catalog, pages 23-24, for more details.

 

SERVICE LEARNING HOURS

所有获得本科学位的学位候选人必须在周五之前完成所有的服务学习时间, May 3. 如有疑问,请联系体验式学习专家萨拉·菲利普斯 phillsa@izmd.net.

 

CAPS AND GOWNS

  • 学位服订购信息通过毕业申请提交.
  • All caps and gowns will be available to be picked up with severe weather tickets beginning at noon on Monday, May 6, in the Registrar’s Office (Francis Hall 130) during business hours. Pick-up times are:
Monday May 6 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Tuesday–Thursday          May 7-9              8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Friday May 10 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

 

ORDER QU GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Click here and select “Quincy University” from the list, then the graduation date (only one choice) and then your degree.  

 

LIFETOUCH SPECIAL EVENTS PHOTOGRAPHY

  • Click here 向Lifetouch摄影公司订购毕业典礼照片. For more information on Lifetouch, click here.

 

CLASS RINGS AND DIPLOMA FRAMES

  • Click here 到大学书店订购毕业证戒指和/或文凭相框.

 

GRADUATION NEWS RELEASE

  • The Office of Community Relations (Francis Hall, Rm. B-37)将向每位毕业生的家乡报纸发布一份毕业生名单.
  • 如果你想退出这个新闻发布或你的毕业公告发布到另一个家乡/社区报纸, please contact the Office of Community Relations at communityrelations@izmd.net.

 

SEVERE WEATHER INFORMATION (severe weather tickets, location, etc.)

In the event of severe weather, 颁奖典礼将在健康健身中心的百事体育馆举行. 学位候选人将收到一封电子邮件和短信,提醒他们地点的变化.

Degree candidates are responsible for informing their guests.

  • 每位计划参加毕业典礼的学位候选人将收到 eight (8) severe weather tickets for guests for entry to Pepsi Arena.
  • No tickets will be mailed. 参加者可于星期一中午起到教务处(Francis Hall 130)领取恶劣天气门票及帽子及长袍, May 6, during business hours (see under “Caps and Gowns”).
  • 没有恶劣天气门票的客人可以在名人堂大厅观看仪式 & Fitness Center.
  • Reserved seating in Pepsi Arena is available for those with disabilities; please contact Mary Betts in the Academic Affairs Office at 217-228-5432, ext. 3300.  学士学位弥撒和毕业典礼的设施是残疾人无障碍的.
  • Everyone, including infants and toddlers, 如果颁奖典礼在百事体育馆举行,必须要有门票才能入场.

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

  • 一些地区的酒店为参加毕业典礼周末的家庭提供特别优惠. Please make sure to mention QU Commencement when reserving rooms.
  • For a full listing of area accommodations, visit the Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau website at www.seequincy.com . Click here 查看提供QU折扣的当地机构(包括酒店)的列表.

Questions regarding Commencement can be directed to:

Registrar’s Office, 217-228-5432, ext. 3970,

email registrar@izmd.net

or

Academic Affairs Office, 217-228-5432, ext. 3300,

email commencement@izmd.net