Academic Attire/Regalia

Contact Winnie Farley, Administrative Assistant Provost’s Office, for more information or to place an order at .

Brunch Tickets

Faculty and Staff can pickup complimentary Brunch tickets from the Campus Center Info Desk starting Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Brunch is Saturday, May 12 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM in the Campus Center.

Pre-Commencement Events

Friday May 11, 2018

  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Phi Beta Kappa Induction, Weyerhaeuser Memorial Chapel. Open to all faculty, academic attire not required.
  • 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM: All College Picnic, Bateman Plaza (inside Campus Center in case of weather event). Free to faculty, staff and students; Macalester ID required.
  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Academic Department Reception; location varies by department.

Saturday May 12, 2018

  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM: Baccalaureate Service, Weyerhaeuser Memorial Chapel
  • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM: All College Brunch, Café Mac, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center. Complimentary tickets available from Information Desk; Macalester ID required.


Saturday May 12, 2018

  • 1:00 PM: Academic procession assembles in Leonard Center, Studio 1 (rain or shine); academic attire recommended.
  • 1:15 PM: Academic procession begins.
  • 1:30 PM: Commencement begins in the Leonard Center, Fieldhouse.