Save the Date for Upcoming Student Events!

Class of 2017 Match Day
WHEN: Friday, March 17, 2017
WHERE: NEW Center Ballroom.
DETAILS: The ceremony will begin promptly at 11:45 a.m. with the first student envelope being drawn at noon. A reception with the class will be held immediately after the ceremony.

Class of 2017 Commencement Ball
WHEN: Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 7- 11 p.m. (Cocktail hour from 6- 7 p.m.)
WHERE: Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center
DETAILS: Cocktail hour, dinner, dancing, and photo booth! Ticket information will be posted at a later date.
ATTIRE: Formal (black tie optional)

Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony
WHEN: Saturday, May 20, 2017
WHERE: E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall in Akron, Ohio
8:30am - Check in begins for Graduates
9:00am - Faculty participant check in begins
9:00am - Doors open to guests (no tickets required)
10:00am - Processional Begins
12:15pm - Reception Begins (following ceremony)

Faculty will receive an invitation to march and instructions to RSVP this Spring.

Graduates will receive additional information and can access details at

Class of 2021 White Coat Ceremonies
WHEN: Monday, Sept. 11, 2017
WHERE: NEW Center Ballroom
DETAILS: College of Pharmacy Ceremony: 10-11 a.m., College of Medicine Ceremony 2-3 p.m.

Questions, please contact Harmony Stanger, student affairs, at

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