Degree Candidates

Loyola Marymount University's Commencement Weekend events are open to the public. Tickets are not required.

Participation in either the undergraduate or graduate ceremony does not mean that a degree will be awarded.


Commencement Mass - Friday, May 4, 2018
Gersten Pavilion - 7:30 PM
Immediately followed by reception along Alumni Mall.

Undergraduate Commencement - Saturday, May 5, 2018
Sunken Garden (2018 UG Seating Diagram)
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN TIME: The procession will begin at 9:15 AM. It is anticipated that the ceremony will conclude around noon.
Immediately followed by College and School receptions along Alumni Mall.

Graduate Commencement - Sunday, May 6, 2018
Sunken Garden - 10:00 AM (2018 GR Seating Diagram)
Ceremony lasts approximately 1-1/2 hours.
Immediately followed by College and School receptions along Alumni Mall.