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SMU Baccalaureatte Service 2024

The Baccalaureate Service is a nondenominational religious ceremony held the Friday evening before May Commencement. This small and intimate service features a special sermon for undergraduate candidates and their guests. The service lasts approximately one hour.

Service begins Friday, May 10, 5 PM CDT. 

McFarlin Auditorium, SMU Campus 6405 Boaz Lane, Dallas, Texas.


SMU All-University Commencement May 2024

On Saturday morning, the All-University May Commencement assembles degree candidates from all of SMU’s schools and professional programs. The commencement speaker will offer their congratulations to our newest class of graduates and President Turner will confer degrees. Doctoral students (Ph.D., Ed.D., DE, and DLS) will receive recognition as they cross the stage. All other students receive individual recognition at their school/department ceremonies. At the conclusion of the ceremony, “Varsity” is played and a prayer is said for the new alumni.

Ceremony begins Saturday, May 11, 8:30 AM CDT. 

Moody Coliseum, SMU Campus 3009 Binkley Avenue Dallas, Texas.


All times listed are Central time.

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