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Institute of Pastoral Studies

Institute of Pastoral Studies

Commencement Ceremony

The Graduate School and the Institute of Pastoral Studies Commencement Ceremony held on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.

Congratulations Class of 2022!

The Institute of Pastoral Studies ceremony was held on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. Central at the Gentile Arena.

Watch a replay of the Baccalaureate Mass celebrated on Monday, May 9, 2022 at 4 p.m. central.
Letter from the Dean

Dear, Class of 2022!

It has been an honor and a pleasure to accompany you through this stage of your formation for service in your communities. I join with all the IPS faculty in finding tremendous joy in celebrating your accomplishments in our program and praise God for the blessings you bring to the world. AMDG!

Peter Jones, PhD
Interim Dean and Clinical Associate Professor
Institute of Pastoral Studies

2022 Keynote Speaker

Bettina Love, PhD
Georgia Athletic Association Endowed Professor in Education, University of Georgia

Read Bettina Love's Biography

Institute of Pastoral Studies Programming

Monday, May 9, 2022 | 4:00 p.m. CDT: IPS 2022 Commissioning and Graduation Party


Monday, May 9, 2022 | 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. CDT
This ceremony honors all students who graduated or will graduate during 2021-2022 (Fall ’21, Spring ’22, and Summer ’22). The entire IPS community is welcome to attend. Graduates are also welcome to bring up to 4 guests. Registration is required. Please RSVP.
Location: Beane Hall, 13th Floor, Lewis Towers, WTC

Institute of Pastoral Studies Class of 2022 Photos

For any Commencement related questions,