The University of Mississippi
School of Pharmacy Office of Student Services

Graduation Information

****Commencement parking information can be found here. Be mindful of road closures and detours on campus. Please allow for extra time.****

Convocation - The Grove

  • Graduates must arrive at the at the E.F. Yerby Center no later than 8:30 a.m. Each class will line up for the processional which begins promptly at 9 a.m.
  • Members of Phi Lambda Sigma - Remember to bring your cords. Cords will not be provided for you.
  • Members of Rho Chi - Cords will be available at commencement.
  • Refer to the Ole Miss and school's websites, as well as Facebook and Twitter, in the event of inclement weather.
  • Graduates will be walking on the southside of the Grove (University Ave.) and will enter the Grove across from the pharmacy school.

Presentation of Diplomas and Awards - Indoor Practice Facility

  • All graduates and guests must enter the IPF through the northeast doors. Other doors will not be open.
  • Graduates must arrive at the IPF no later than 2 p.m. to line up in back hallway. The ceremony will begin promptly at 2:30 p.m.
  • The School of Applied Sciences' graduation will be before pharmacy's in the IPF. If you arrive too early to the ceremony you may encounter their proceedings.
  • The ceremony will be projected on large video screens for audeince viewing.
  • The ceremony is expected to last an hour and 15 minutes.
  • Graduates return your caps and gowns in the boxes provided near the exit.

Other notes

  • GradImages will be taking photos of graduates at the ceremony in the IPF. Proofs will be emailed to graduates' @olemiss address within days of the ceremony. Please remember to check your account for your proofs.
  • DVDs will be available for purchase. Details TBA. Contact Carla Bennett for more information.
  • Honors listed in the university commencement program are unofficial. Official academic honors will be noted on diplomas and transcripts.