Current Students

May 2014 Commencement

Ceremony Information and Protocols


CBU will hold two Spring Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, CA. Each commencement ceremony is expected to last approximately 2 hours. 

Commencement Schedule
Traditional Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

                   Graduates check-in at 12:45 pm

                   Ceremony begins at 2 pm

Online and Professional Studies (Master’s and Bachelor’s) and Traditional Graduate Commencement Ceremony

                        Graduates check-in at 5:45 pm
                        Ceremony begins at 7 pm

Parking: Graduates should arrive 15 minutes before their check-in time to give time to park and walk.  Graduates will park on the West end of Lot C and enter through the loading dock at the SW corner of the Arena. Click Here to see a map of the parking lot and SW entrance.

Personal Items: There will not be anywhere to store your personal items and they must be kept with you at all times.

Graduates Needing Special Assistance
Graduates who have physical needs, have difficulty walking climbing steps, walking, or are in need of any kind of accommodation should contact the Student Services Office at 951.343.4687. Our desire is to accommodate all graduates to the best of our ability.

Men should wear dark slacks and dress shoes under their regalia and remove their caps during prayer. Women should wear dress shoes with their outfit. Graduation candidates should come to rehearsal dressed in their regalia and ready to go.

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