Friday, May 13, 2016
College of Education Graduate Brunch 10:30 a.m. to Noon Manhattan Country Club
1531 N. 10th, Manhattan, Kansas
Reservations required. A formal invitation will follow from the College of Education.
Graduate School Commencement Ceremony 1 pm Bramlage Coliseum
Bramlage Coliseum is located at the corner of Kimball Ave and College Ave. It is next to the Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium. There is a large parking lot in front of the building. Public parking will be permitted in all general, student, faculty, and staff parking lots during commencement weekend. However, parking in any reserved space is still restricted to permit holders.
Master’s candidates participating in commencement exercises must wear a master’s cap, gown, hood and tassel. Master’s regalia differs from bachelor’s regalia and can be purchased through the K-State Campus Store or online at http://www.cbgrad.com. The Academic Advising degree is a Master in Science in Academic Advising. Master of Science degree graduates wear a gold yellow hood.
For additional information please refer to Graduation and Commencement Information at http://www.k-state.edu/grad/students/graduation/
Global Campus Graduation Celebration 4 pm to 5:30 pm Alumni Center
1720 Alumni Center, Manhattan, Kansas
All students who have applied for Spring graduation are invited to an on-campus reception to celebrate graduation. Students’ families are also invited. The celebration will take place Friday, May 13, at 4 p.m. at the Alumni Center. A formal invitation will follow from Global Campus.
Manhattan, KS Convention & Visitors Bureau
Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
Live Webcast of the Commencement Ceremonies can be found at: http://www.k-state.edu/graduation/
A virtual commencement ceremony Web site will be available for distance education degree candidates unable to attend their K-State commencement ceremony in person. The website includes a listing of students earning degrees through distance education, a place for family and friends to post congratulatory messages to their graduate, a commencement address, music and other commencement-related offerings.