The commencement ceremony will be held on campus (3000 College Avenue in Bluefield, Virginia) in Harman Chapel.
Graduates, faculty, staff, and volunteers enter campus by the Dome Gymnasium (Stadium Drive). Family and guests enter campus through the main entrance (College Avenue) (#17, 16, 15 on Campus Map). The parking lot directly behind Shott Hall (#14 on Campus Map) will be reserved for graduates, faculty, staff, and volunteers.
Graduates are to report to the front steps of Lansdell Hall wearing their cap and gown, at 8:30 a.m. on May 13th, for Commencement instructions and the Class of 2023 group photo.
The commencement ceremony will begin at approximately 10:00 a.m.
The 2023 MABS Commencement will be recorded and shared through the Bluefield University YouTube channel (This will be linked on our various social media accounts.)
A campus photographer will be taking pictures throughout the ceremony. Commencement photos will be uploaded to BUs cloud service and shared with attendees. Family and friends are welcome to take photos after the ceremony on or near the stage area as well as outside around campus.