2024 Commencement

Location: The Hawks Athletic Center – 757 Union Street, Murfreesboro, NC 27855

Student Graduation FAQs

Saturday, May 4th, 2024
7:30 AM MANDATORY Rehearsal – North-side (left) parking lot at the Hawks Athletic Center – casual clothes
9:00 AM Final Line-up – North-side (left) parking lot at the Hawks Athletic Center – in cap and gown
10:00 AM – Graduation Exercises Begin

Where is graduation held?
Graduation exercises will be held in the Hawks Athletic Center (757 Union St, Murfreesboro, NC 27855)

What parking is available?
Students should park on the main campus and walk to Hawks Athletic Center. There will be a limited number of
handicapped parking spaces available in the Hawks Athletic Center parking areas. Security will direct drivers who
need to drop off individuals who are not able to walk from designated parking areas.

Are tickets required?
Tickets are required and will be handed out with caps and gowns. Students will be allowed 10 tickets each for
family and friends. Children three and under do not require tickets but must be held in the lap of an adult. Seating
will open at 8:30 a.m. Seating will be filled without specific reservations. Wheelchair-accessible seating will be

What about meals on graduation day?
The cafeteria will not be open on Graduation Day.