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Commencement 2018

Friday, 27 April 2018

1:30pm – 3:00pm Undergraduate Research Poster Session Dickson Assembly Room, Turner Hall

5:15pm      Graduates and Faculty meet outside Callaway Auditorium (robed in cap and gown)

5:30pm      Honors Day Ceremony Callaway Auditorium

7:00 - 9:00 pm Senior Exit Exhibition Opening Reception Lamar Dodd Art Center

Thursday, 17 May 2018

10:00am         Nursing Pinning Rehearsal First United Methodist Church 401 Broad Street, LaGrange, GA

7:00pm         Nursing Pinning Ceremony First United Methodist Church 401 Broad Street, LaGrange, GA

Friday, 18 May 2018

9:30am          Commencement Rehearsal Residential Quadrangle

2:30pm         Legacy Ceremony and Reception Bailey Room in Smith Hall (invitation only)

4:30pm                Graduates and Faculty meet in First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall (robed in cap and gown)

5:00pm          Baccalaureate Service First United Methodist Church 401 Broad Street, LaGrange, GA


Saturday, 19 May 2018

7:45am                 Graduates line up for procession on the Panther Way sidewalk in front of Hawkins Hall

7:45am                 Faculty photo on risers in front of the stage, then gather on the Panther Way sidewalk in front of Candler Hall

8:30am                 Commencement Ceremony LaGrange College Residential Quadrangle, Corner of Broad Street and Panther Way

Immediately following the ceremony, light refreshments will be served at the south end of the Residential Quadrangle.  

For your convenience, you have the option to view Commencement live via closed circuit television in the Dickson Assembly Room of the Mabry Gipson Student Center.

Additional Information:

Suggested Parking Areas:
  • Surrounding lots of the main Campus
  • Price Theatre
  • Lamar Dodd Art Center
  • Limited parking on the Hill

If you need special arrangements for parking, please call: Campus Services at 706-880.8296.
(Handicapped or Special Assistance Parking will be located behind Turner and Henry Halls.)

Hotels/Motels in LaGrange

  • Baymont Inn: 706 885.9002
  • LaQuinta Inns and Suites: 706 812.8000
  • Lafayette Garden Inn: 706 884.6175
  • The Lodge & Spa at Callaway Gardens: 706 489.3300
  • Comfort Inn: 706 882.7700
  • Mariott Courtyard Hotel: 706.668.5600
  • Red Roof Inn: 706 882.9540
  • Hampton Inn: 706 845.1115
  • Holiday Inn Express: 706 298.4571
  • Wingate: 706 298.5270