The May 2015 graduate and undergraduate ceremonies will be the only commencements held for the 2014-15 academic year. December 2014, May 2015, and August 2015 graduates are all encouraged to participate on this date. If your degree requirements will not be complete by the summer conferral date of July 31, but you would like to participate in the May 9 ceremony, please contact Academic Affairs (405) 208-5287.
The deadline date to apply for your diploma and graduation is February 27, 2015.
Seating for those who are unable to climb stairs is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Freede Wellness Center is wheelchair accessible. A sign language interpreter is on stage at the ceremony. If you have guests with other special needs, please contact Academic Affairs at (405) 208-5287.
Tickets are not required for the ceremonies, however, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Henry J. Freede Wellness and Activity Center (map) will open at 9:45 a.m. for the morning ceremony and at 1:45 p.m. for the afternoon ceremony.
We request that all guests be in their seats no later than fifteen minutes before the ceremony is scheduled to begin.
The Senior Sendoff Dinner on Thursday, May 7th, will welcome you to the OCU Alumni Association. Dinner will be served from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the West Lawn Team One Pavilion. Seniors may each bring one guest for dinner at no charge. Each additional guest ticket is $15. To RSVP and purchase additional tickets, please contact Alumni Relations at 405.208.5077 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Dana McBride (405) 208-5077 for more information.
Senior Class Gift
The Class of 2015 has been challenged to bring back the Senior Gift tradition by donating $15 for '15 to the university. Donors will receive a special blue and white tassel to wear at graduation and can vote on where the gift will be designated. Learn more at www.okcu.edu/classgift