Graduation Ceremonies

May 2022 Graduation

The May 2022 Graduation exercises will be held the week of May 14, 2022. Ceremonies will be live-streamed. The Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law will live stream via their YouTube page

 

Weather and Ceremony Plans for Saturday, May 14

Plans remain to hold Saturday’s commencement ceremony in Barker-Lane stadium. The Student Union will be open during the ceremony for guests who wish to watch the event indoors via livestream.
 

 In the event of extreme inclement weather, the ceremony can be delayed in 30 minute increments up to 2 hours. If a delay pursues beyond that time frame, the ceremony will be moved to a virtual format and will happen on Sunday, May 15th at 3pm via the Campbell website. Students and families are encouraged to sign up for text and email alerts via the Campbell University Emergency Preparedness Alerts service. 

For all outdoor ceremonies in Barker-Lane Stadium, guests are encouraged to bring ponchos, rain jackets or other rain gear. 

Ceremony Schedules

Jerry M. Wallace School of Osteopathic Medicine
Thursday, May 12 at 10 a.m.
Barker-Lane Stadium, Buies Creek, NC
Tickets are not required for this event. Further information will be sent out by the CUSOM.
View Livestream
View commencement program

Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law
Friday, May 13 at 10 a.m.
Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh, NC
View Livestream
View commencement program
*All information on the Law School ceremony will be sent out by the Law School

College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (All Undergrad and Graduate in CPHS)
Friday, May 13 at 3 p.m.
John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center, Buies Creek, NC*
Tickets are not required for this event.
View Livestream
View commencement program
*Further ceremony information will be sent out by CPHS and posted to their ceremony page.

The Divinity School
Friday, May 13 at 7 p.m.
Hobson’s Performing Arts Center (formerly Turner Auditorium), Buies Creek, NC
Tickets are not required for this event. Further information will be sent out by the Divinity School.
View LiveStream
View commencement program

ROTC
Commissioning, May 13, 10am.
Hobson’s Performing Arts Center (formerly Turner Auditorium), Buies Creek, NC
View LiveStream

College of Arts & Sciences (Main Campus and AOE)
Lundy-Fetterman School of Business (Main Campus and AOE)
School of Education (Main Campus and AOE)
School of Engineering

Saturday, May 14 at 9 a.m.
Barker-Lane Stadium, Buies Creek, NC
Seating will be general admission but tickets are required.
*Students need to be dressed, ready and on the field by 8am. Students will need to check in at the stadium field house when they arrive.
View LiveStream
View commencement program
TICKET INFORMATION:
Main Campus students: Each student is allowed general admission 8 tickets for the ceremony. Distribution will be handled by the Registrar’s Office in the Oscar N. Harris Student Union, 1st Floor Great Hall, in Buies Creek, NC. Tickets may be picked up starting April 21 – April 28th, Monday – Friday from 9:30am to 4:30pm. You must present a valid photo ID and sign for the tickets in person.
Adult and Online Education students participating in Saturday ceremonies should contact their home campus after April 21st for instructions on how to get their tickets. Each student is allowed general admission 8 tickets for their ceremony. You must present a valid photo ID and sign for the tickets in person.

 


General Information

LIVESTREAM VIEWING: All ceremonies will be live-streamed via the Campbell University’s Livestream.

PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEOGRAPHY: We will have professional photographers and videographers recording all ceremonies. This means no external videography or photography is allowed (except for cell phones and small cameras while seated).

FOR ALL EVENTS IN BARKER-LANE STADIUM: Please observe the following policies for Barker-Lane Stadium.
 – NO high heels are allowed on the field
 – Clear bag policy will be enforced by stadium security. For full details on the clear policy, click here.
 – NO umbrellas are permitted. However, attendees may wear ponchos, rain jackets and other rain gear in the stadium.
 – Parking will be at the stadium. Please follow traffic signs and directions from Campus Safety and designated personnel the day of the event.
 – These events will be held rain or shine. In the event of extreme inclement weather the ceremonies can be delayed in 30 minute increments up to 2 hours. If a delay pursues beyond that time frame, the ceremony will be moved to a virtual format and will happen on Sunday, May 15th at 3pm via Campbell University’s website. Students and families are encouraged to sign up for text and email alerts via the Campbell University Emergency Preparedness Alerts service. 

HANDICAP/ACCESSIBLE SEATING: There will be handicap/accessible seating to those who will need it. If you are in need of handicap parking please have your handicap placard visible from a car window the day of the event and security will direct you to the proper parking and transport. If you have a person who has a mobility issue but does not have a handicap placard, please see security the day of the event to be directed to a designated drop off area. Please email Ms. Melissa McLamb if you or a member of your party will require any special accommodations including wheelchair/handicap seating. Please be specific about the necessary accommodations, so that we can best fulfill your needs. There will be golf cart transport available from the parking lot to the stadium.

OFFICIAL GRADUATION CEREMONY ATTIRE: The Campbell University approved attire for graduation is the Campbell University issued: Cap, gown, hat, and tassel (purchased at the University Bookstore), hood (if applicable – purchased at the Bookstore), academic Latin honor cords (distributed by the Registrar’s Office) and freshman medallion (if applicable).

GRADUATION MEMORABILIA: To order class rings, diploma frames, and a copy of your graduation ceremony DVD, visit the Registrar’s Graduation Memorabilia page.


Family & Friend Attendee Resources

Watch Ceremony Online