The Southern Maine Commencement will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Woodfords Corner Congregational Church. You do not need tickets for your guests. The ceremony should last one hour.
Directions to Woodfords Church in Portland
From the Maine Turnpike -- Take
exit 48. Turn left after the toll gate. Go to the traffic light at
the top of the hill. Turn left onto Rt. 25/Brighton Avenue. Bear left at
the 6th traffic light between a Lutheran church and the Cumberland Farms store.
You will be on Woodford Street. Cross the railroad tracks and the
church will be about 1/4 mile on your right.
From Interstate 295: Take exit
6B, Forest Avenue North. Go to the 6th traffic light. Cross the
railroad tracks and the church will be about 1/4 mile on your right.
Petition to graduate
In order to take part in the commencement activities, you
must petition to graduate. Go
to estudent.husson.edu and click on Graduation Petition. Please read all
directions and information carefully when submitting your petition because the
data submitted on this form is used to generate your diploma and commencement
Caps and gowns and announcements
Academic regalia, commencement announcements and tickets can
be picked up in the Husson Bookstore beginning Monday, April 15. The
Bookstore is open Monday thru Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. There is no
charge for the regalia, but you must present a photo I.D. The
Bookstore will be open on Commencement Day from 9 am â€“ 1:30 pm
The Bookstore carries diploma frames and other Husson alumni
merchandise for those who may be interested.
If you or one of your guests have special needs, such as
special seating needs or are hearing impaired, you must either call 775-6212, or
email email@example.com to let us know so we can make the appropriate arrangements.
For your benefit we have made arrangements with Maineline
Photos., for a professional photographer to record the moment you receive your
degree. The full-color proofs of these
photos will be mailed to your home approximately one week after your
commencement. Families are asked to
remain in their seats, enjoy the ceremony and limit picture taking to before
and after the ceremony.
Degrees and honors
Each graduate will receive an empty degree folder. Personalized degree certificates will be
mailed after the completion of full academic review.