Commencement Ceremony

Summer Commencement 2014
Friday, August 15, 2014 

  • Nursing Pinning Ceremony - 1:00 p.m.
  • Commencement - 2:30 p.m.

Iowa Event Center - Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C)
730 Third Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Graduation Reception for students and their guests following the commencement ceremony Sullivan Center Lobby

Additional Free Parking at Mercy College

In addition to Iowa Events Center parking, the 701 Crocker Student Parking Lot will be available for use by students and their guests on a first-come, first serve basis. The gate will open at 12:30 p.m.

Photographs

Families are invited to step forward and capture their own photograph of their relative as he/she crosses the stage to receive their diploma cover. Students will be instructed to stop once they climb the stairs to the stage to pause and face out to the audience, before crossing the stage to shake hands to the College President and a member of the College Board of Directors.

Mercy College does not use a professional photographer to take individual or group photographs.

Quick Info


Karen Anderson, Ph.D.
Vice President, Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
(515) 643-6791
Fax: (515) 643-6702
kanderson4@mercydesmoines.org