Spring Commencement 2014

Each spring, we are excited to welcome Butler families to historic Hinkle Fieldhouse as we recognize the achievements of the graduating class. This year, the spring commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Butler Bowl (Stadium), adjacent to Hinkle Fieldhouse

Stage and Student View

Please explore the links on this page for a summary of the ceremony as well as detailed information on ordering student caps, gowns and hoodsrequesting ticketshow to get herewhere to park and important commencement events happening throughout the day. Concerned students should also take a few minutes to fill out the name pronunciation form to ensure that their names are read aloud correctly during the ceremony.

The Butler Bowl is pleased to offer accessibility services to those with special needs, as well as a complimentary parking shuttle for your convenience.

A professional photographer  will be at the ceremony. A DVD of the ceremony will be made available for purchase. A low resolution copy of the 2013 spring commencement ceremony video is posted online to preview.

Important Links

Summary of the Ceremony Ordering Caps, Gowns and Hoods
Requesting Tickets Directions to Campus
Baccalaureate Commencement Events
Parking and Traveling to Campus Accessibility Services
Professional Photography Commemorative DVD
Information for Faculty Commencement Eligibility
Student Instructions for Commencement Day Area Hotels

Questions can be directed to or by calling the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs (317) 940-9570.