The Baccalaureate Mass, which is for all students and their guests, will begin at 10 a.m. in Draddy Gymnasium. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Students should wear their caps and gowns for the Mass. Following Mass, a complimentary continental breakfast will be served on the Quadrangle. Tickets are not necessary for Mass.
The undergraduate commencement ceremony is for all undergraduate candidates who have completed degree requirements in September ’12, February ’13 and May ’13. Tickets are required for guests to attend the commencement ceremony.
Charles H. Thornton’61, Ph.D., P.E., chairman of Charles H. Thornton & Company, LLC, a management, marketing, engineering consulting firm, will deliver Manhattan College’s keynote address at the College’s 171st Commencement. Dr. Thornton will receive an honorary doctor of engineering degree during the 1 p.m. ceremony.