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Save the Date! Commencement 2024 Saturday, May 18, 2024

What: McDaniel College’s 154th Commencement Ceremony
Who: McDaniel College Class of 2024
Where: Gill Center
When: May 18, 2024
Graduate Degree Ceremony: 10 a.m.
Undergraduate Degree Ceremony: 2 p.m.
Please continue to check this webpage for the most up-to-date commencement information and livestream links.

Commencement Week Events

Please continue to check this webpage as we will continue to add additional events leading up to Commencement. 

The six ROTC cadets pose together for a photo.

Friday, May 17, 10 a.m. ROTC Commissioning Baker Memorial Chapel

Graduating seniors from McDaniel who are part of the Green Terror Battalion Army ROTC program are commissioned as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army. Army ROTC has been a tradition at the college since 1919, and the Green Terror Battalion, which includes cadets from McDaniel, Hood College and Mount St. Mary’s, is one of the oldest ROTC programs in the nation.

College Schoars

Friday, May 17, 6:30 p.m. Senior Investiture and Honors Convocation Baker Memorial Chapel

Graduating seniors receive academic, activity and leadership awards during McDaniel College’s annual Senior Investiture and Honors Convocation. (Doors open at 6 p.m. for family and friends.)