Mount Marty University Commencement

Congratulations, graduates! 

Our September commencement ceremonies will honor the achievements of those who have completed coursework in December of 2019, May of 2020 or August of 2020. To promote the safety of all, wearing masks will be required at these events.

Students, please check the "For Graduates" section below to RSVP to all events you will be attending and see additional details. 

  • Saturday, September 19, 2020

    Commencement - 10:00 a.m.

    Laddie E. Cimpl Arena

    As a safety precaution, ceremony attendance is limited to the graduate and six additional guests. 

    Reception to follow.

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  • Saturday, August 22, 2020

    Commencement - 10:00 a.m.

    Holy Name Catholic Church

    Reception to follow at Holy Name Catholic Church.

Seating for people with disabilities is available on a first come, first served basis. Ushers will be available to help. The ceremony will last about an hour. Please note that attendance is limited to the graduate and up to six additional guests.

Visit Yankton Chamber of Commerce for information on lodging, dining and other accommodations.

A NOTE ON SAFETY

In the interest of all attendees and the Mount Marty community, please respect the following safety measures...

  • Attendance is limited to the graduate and up to six additional guests.
  • You must wear a face covering or mask.
  • Maintain physical distance from non-family graduates and guests before, during and after the ceremony. Take care to sit your family group six feet from another group.
  • Do not attend the ceremony if you have tested positive for COVID-19 within two weeks of the ceremony or if you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, difficulty breathing, sore throat/cough, loss of taste or smell, etc. 

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RSVP REQUIRED

The RSVP period has now ended. Thanks to all who submitted an RSVP!

Academic Attire

Academic attire may be picked up in SLC 107 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Friday, September 18, or 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 19. We encourage any graduates in town on Friday to pick up their attire then. This will avoid delays on Saturday.

If you rented your attire, they must be returned to SLC 107 after you have taken photos with your guests, or 12:00 p.m. You keep your cap and tassle.

Ceremony Details

Assemble in ASNC gym or the grass area between ASNC and SLC by 9:00 a.m. This will ensure we are ready to begin the commencement ceremony by 10:00 a.m.

Following the ceremony, graduates will be led outdoors where they will be able to meet with their families. Please make appropriate arrangements.

Refreshments and tours will be available in the Ruth Donohoe First Dakota Fieldhouse following the ceremony. 

A Note on Safety

In the interest of all attendees and the Mount Marty community, please respect the following safety measures...

  • Attendance is limited to the graduate and up to six additional guests.
  • You must wear a face covering or mask.
  • Maintain physical distance from non-family graduates and guests before, during and after the ceremony. 
  • Do not attend the ceremony if you have tested positive for COVID-19 within two weeks of the ceremony or if you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, difficulty breathing, sore throat/cough, loss of taste or smell, etc. 

RSVP Required

The RSVP period has now ended. Thanks to all who submitted an RSVP!

LINE UP

Holy Name - 9:15 a.m.

Mount Marty will be taking pictures throughout the events, which will be made available to you free of charge. An access link will be posted here within two weeks of both ceremonies. 

Questions? 

Contact the Office of the Registrar at 605-668-1515 or registrar@mountmarty.edu

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