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Congratulations Class of 2023!

Commencement Ceremony

School of Communication & School of Continuing and Professional Studies Commencement Ceremony held on Thursday, May 11, 2023.

Watch a replay of the Baccalaureate Mass celebrated on Monday, May 8, 2022 at 4 p.m. central.
Letter from the Dean

Dear, Class of 2023!

“Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.”   

Catholic writer and cartoonist Flannery O’Connor frequently made this comment as she was speaking about her own life, which included living with lupus, walking with crutches, and World War II. O’Connor never lost her wry sense of humor nor her belief in celebrating the unfathomable mysteries of life, such as—  

YOU’VE INDEED MADE IT! You are graduating soon with a hard-earned college degree!  

The School of Communication wishes you hearty congratulations and looks forward to celebrating with you and your loved ones in May. We are happy to answer any and all questions.  


Elizabeth Coffman, PhD
Interim Dean, School of Communication

Adult Education and School of Communication Keynote Speaker Merrit

2023 Keynote Speaker

Dom Merritt (BA '10) 
Chief People Officer, dsout

Dom Merritt Biography

School of Communication

Class of 2023 Photos

For any Commencement related questions,