Pinning & Commencement 2018
Pinning Info. May 4, 2018 (7:00 – 8:00 PM)
Graduation Celebrations (including School of Nursing Pinning) are all on NU campus 7:00 PM Friday, May 4th, followed by reception at Pavilion at 8:00 PM.
Reserved seating: This is only available for those who need accommodations for a wheelchair. Please contact the nursing office if this is needed. Nursing@northwestu.edu
Dress code for Pinning:
- Graduation gown – *please steam wrinkles out or iron carefully!
- Dress code for underneath gown: “Dressy Casual” no shorts, flip flops, jeans, etc.
- Wear honor cords and Sigma Theta Tau cords
- Do not wear your mortarboard cap for Pinning
|4:00 — 5:00 PM||Sound check and individual pictures with NU photographer||Butterfield Chapel|
|5:00 – 5:30 PM||Group Pictures with NU photographer||Meet at HSC|
|5:30 – 6:15 PM||Pinning Rehearsal||Butterfield Chapel|
|6:30 PM||Grads Line up*
(*Light dinner available for grads only )
Doors open Upstairs for guests
|Chapel – Downstairs|
|7:00 – 8:00 PM||Pinning ceremony||Butterfield Chapel|
|8:00 – 9:00 PM||Graduation Reception||Pavilion|
Commencement Info. (rehearsal, alumni breakfast, Overlake Church,etc.)
Info links to NU Commencement weekend will be updated when they become available.
Note: graduates cannot reserve seating for guests for commencement at Overlake Christian Church. If you have a guest needing ADA accommodations for seating, please contact the Provost’s office.