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Commencement Week Schedule 2020

(Time and events listed are subject to change)

0900
Catholic Baccalaureate Mass
Chapel

1100
Protestant Baccalaureate Service
Chapel

1230
"Gradfest" Class of 2020 Picnic
Lower Athletic Field
Food Service Available Until 1500
Activities Continue Through 1600
(Tickets Required)

1930
Sunset Drill Review Parade
Washington Parade Field

0800
2020 Cadet/Family Golf Tournament (Please arrive by 0730) (Advanced Reservations Required)

0900-1100
Classrooms and Laboratories, Seamanship and Sailing Center, and Chase Hall open to Parents and Guests

0930
Future Spouses' Coffee, Quarters One (Invitation Only)

1000
Society for Policy and International Affairs Government Majors Brunch Alumni Center

1830
Commencement Dinner and Ball, Foxwoods Resort and Casino (Tickets Required) (Social Hour Begins at 1830)

0945
Reception for Prize Donors and Parade Officials Henriques Room, Hamilton Hall

1030
Parade of Cadet Regiment Washington Parade Field

1100
Support Groups and Associations (Alumni, Parents, Spouses, CPOA, CGEA and CGES) Presentation Tables Leamy Hall Lower Lounge

1130
Luncheon for 1/c Cadets, Guests, and Academic Awards Presenters, Cadet Wardroom (Tickets Required)

1300
Individual Academic and Military Awards Ceremony, Leamy Hall Auditorium (Mandatory for All 1/c Cadets)

1500
Athletic Awards Reception and Ceremony, Reception: 3rd Deck Rolland Hall/Ceremony: Billard Hall

CGA Parking Secured Except for Commencement Day Parking Pass Holders. Commencement Parking Plan in Effect.

0615
Fair or Foul Weather Decision Made (Approximate Time)

0730
Base Open for Guests. Shuttles Begin Running from Remote Parking Lots.

0730
Cadet Memorial Field Open for Seating After Clearance is Granted by Security Team (Approximate Time)

0930
GAO Reception (By Invitation Only), Henriques Room, Hamilton Hall

1100
One Hundred Thirty-Ninth Commencement Exercises (Tickets Required)
Fair Weather: Cadet Memorial Field
Foul Weather: Leamy Hall Auditorium for authorized ticket holders; All others can view the ceremony via Livestream in designated spaces on campus.
Parents and Guests are asked to be seated by 1030

1500
Base Opens to Normal Traffic (Approximate Time)