College of Nursing Pinning

Friday, May 10, 2019, 7:00pm – 8:00pm, Butterfield Chapel at NU

Dress code for Pinning:

  • Graduation gown, no cap-  *please steam wrinkles out or iron carefully!
  • Dress code for underneath gown: “Dressy Casual” no shorts, flip flops, jeans, etc.
  • Wear honor cords, Sigma Theta Tau cords
  • Do not wear your mortarboard cap for Pinning 


4:00 PM Sound check and individual pictures with NU photographer Butterfield Chapel
4:30 PM Group Pictures with NU photographer Meet at HSC Fireside
5:30 PM Pinning Rehearsal Butterfield Chapel
6:30 PM Grads Line up* (*Light dinner available for grads only)

Doors open for guests

Chapel – Downstairs
7:00 – 8:00 PM Pinning ceremony Butterfield Chapel
8:00 – 9:00 PM Graduation Reception Pavilion
Reserved seating: This is only available for those who need accommodations for a wheelchair. Please contact the nursing office if this is needed.

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