It has been determined it is in the best interest of our students, faculty, staff, and greater community that we cancel our commencement ceremony which was scheduled to take place on Sunday, May 3, 2020.
Several thousand people attend commencement every year; however following guidance and directives from Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health, it is not safe to have the event during the crisis.
We recognize that canceling commencement has a large impact on our students and graduates. We are so proud of your accomplishments and want to recognize you for all of your hard work. Students graduating with an associate degree will receive a package in the mail that will likely include the following:
Continue to take care of yourself!
Please complete this student request form and a Sinclair Staff Member will be reaching out to help you.
For continued information regarding Sinclair's illness response, visit www.sinclairprepared.com.
All candidates who have successfully completed associate's degree requirements since the last commencement program (Fall 2019 and forward) are encouraged to participate in this year’s commencement ceremony. Please note that only associate degree graduates are permitted to participate in the commencement ceremony.
To register to participate, or if you have any questions regarding your status as a graduate, please contact Jenni Brannan in Registration and Student Records at 937-512-2857 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are not required of guests attending the ceremony.
As part of the University of Dayton's continuous improvement and upgrading of UD Arena, new security measures are in place, including metal detectors. All arena visitors will be required to pass through a metal detector before entering the building. Visit this link for more information about arena security.
Click here for directions to the University of Dayton Arena. Please be aware that traffic to and from the arena may be affected by construction. Visit the Ohio Department of Transportation website for up-to-date information.