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Congratulations, Class of 2015!

This year's Commencement ceremony took place on Saturday, May 9 at 1 p.m. on the Quad in front of Kresge Gymnasium. Graduating seniors have received a packet of information outlining details of the day.

Albion College 2015 Commencement Exercises

Friday, May 8

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Rehearsal

Location: Goodrich Chapel

12:00 p.m.

Graduate Lunch

Location: Outside on the College Quadrangle

Rain Location: Upper Baldwin

7:30-9 p.m.

Baccalaureate Service

Location: Goodrich Chapel

A service for all seniors, their families, and guests. Dress is nice casual; you do not need to wear graduation robes. Join President Ditzler, The Briton Singers, Euphonics and others in this deeply spiritual, intercultural and interfaith farewell. A very intimate and special way to close out your time as a Brit, it will certainly bring the deeper meaning of your Albion College education into focus.

For more information, contact Rev. Daniel McQuown, College Chaplain, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 517/629-0492.

Saturday, May 9

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Open Reception

Location: Kellogg Center

1 p.m.


Location: Outside on the College Quadrangle, in front of Kresge Gymnasium

Rain Location: Dow Athletic Center

Processional: 12:45 p.m.

Speaker: The Address will be delivered by Faith Fowler, '81, senior pastor of Cass Community United Methodist Church and executive director of Cass Community Social Services, Detroit.

The honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree will be presented to Fowler and Harry Bonner, a longtime Albion community leader and director of local youth programs. In addition, the Briton Medallion will be presented to R. Bud and Olivia Davis, longtime friends of Albion College.

Caps, Gowns, Announcements, Diploma Frames and Class Rings

All students participating in Commencement exercises are required to wear proper academic dress. Caps and gowns may be purchased in the Bookstore of the Kellogg Center, or by calling 517/629-0305.

Graduation Photos

A picture of each graduating senior will be taken by a professional photographer after he/she exits the platform. Following Commencement, a photo proof will be mailed to the student's permanent address. Please understand that this is provided as a service and that you are under no obligation to order senior Commencement pictures.