Skip Navigation Links
APPLY | BEARS DEN LOGIN | REQUEST INFORMATION | ESPAÑOL | VIDEO TOUR | SEARCH
FacebookFlickrTwitterYou Tube
COMMENCEMENT 2016
CLASS CREST
Class of 2016 Crest 
Commencement Week Schedule
Saturday, May 14
8:30 a.m. Cadet Commencement Rehearsal: Cadet Memorial Field
10:00 a.m. Faculty/Staff Awards Ceremony and Commencement Rehearsal: Cadet Memorial Field and Leamy Hall
5:00 p.m. Catholic Service: Chapel
7:00 p.m. Class of 2015 Moonlight Cruise (Tickets Required)

Sunday, May 15
9:00 a.m. Protestant Worship Service: Chapel
10:00 a.m. Coffee and Tea Reception: Chapel
11:00 a.m. Baccalaureate Service: Chapel
12:30 p.m. “Gradfest” Class of 2016 Picnic: Lower Athletic Field Food Service Until 3:00 p.m. Activities Continue Through 4:00 p.m. (Tickets Required)
6:15 p.m. Coffee Service for Parents’ Association and Parade Officials: Henriques Room, Hamilton Hall
7:30 p.m. Sunset Drill Review Parade: Washington Parade Field 

Monday, May 16
7:30 a.m.2016 Cadet/Family Golf Tournament - First Tee Time 8:00 a.m. (Advanced Reservations Required)
9:00-11:00 a.m. Classrooms, Laboratories, Seamanship and Sailing Center and Chase Hall Open to Parents and Guests
9:30 a.m. Future Spouses' Coffee: Quarters One (Invitation Only)
10:00-12:00 a.m. Society for Policy and International Affairs Government Branch Majors Brunch: Alumni Center
11:30 a.m. Officers' Christian Fellowship Luncheon: Officers' Club
6:30 p.m. Commencement Dinner and Ball: Uncas Ballroom, Mohegan Sun Resort Convention Center - Social Hour Begins at 6:30 p.m. with Dinner Commencing at 7:30 p.m. (Tickets Required) 

Tuesday, May 17
9:45 a.m. Reception for Prize Donors and Parade Officials: Henriques Room, Hamilton Hall
10:30 a.m.Parade of Cadet Regiment: Washington Parade Field
11:00 a.m. Support Groups and Associations (Alumni, Parents, Spouse, CPOA, CGEA and CGES) Presentation Tables: Leamy Hall Lower Lounge
11:30 p.m. Luncheon for 1/c Cadets, Guests and Academic Awards Presenters: Cadet Wardroom (Tickets Required) (Remainder of Corps Will Dine in Alternate Locations)
1:00 p.m. Individual Academic and Military Awards Ceremony: Leamy Hall Auditorium (Mandatory for 1/c Cadets)
4:30 p.m. Athletic Awards Reception: 3rd Deck Roland Hall Lobby
5:00 p.m. Athletic Awards Ceremony: 3rd Deck Roland Hall Gym
10:00 p.m. CGA Parking Secured Except for Commencement Day Parking Pass Holders - Commencement Parking Plan in Effect

Wednesday, May 18
6:15 a.m. (Approximately) Fair or Foul Weather Decision Made
6:30 a.m. (Approximately) Commencement Team in Place (As Determined by OPS Section Chief)
7:30 a.m. Base Open for Guests - Shuttles Begin Running from Remote Parking Lots
7:30 a.m. (Approximately) Cadet Memorial Field Open for Seating After Clearance is Granted by Security Team
9:30 a.m. GAO Reception: Henriques Room, Hamilton Hall (Invitation Only)
11:00 a.m. One Hundred Thirty-Fifth Commencement Exercises:
Fair weather: Cadet Memorial Field (Tickets Required)
Foul weather: Leamy Hall Auditorium (Tickets Required) 

Parents and Guests are asked to be seated by 10:30. 

Following Commencement Exercises: 

Superintendent's Reception: Officers’ Club (Invitation Only) 

3 p.m. (Approximately) Base Open to Normal Traffic

This information is subject to change; please check the site frequently for updates.