Instructions for Faculty

Where and When for Faculty to assemble?

Please assemble in the Bell Center multi-purpose room 45 minutes prior to the start of each ceremony (9:15 a.m. for the Undergraduate Ceremony and 1:15 p.m. for the Graduate Ceremony).

The Faculty Marshals will direct the lineup for the processional.


The Pharmacy & Health Sciences faculty receive instructions from Beth Hudson concerning the Pharmacy Hooding.

The Law faculty receive instructions from Kris Magill concerning the Law Commencement.

University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.