Parents, Community, and Guests
Guests of Bachelor Graduates
The Dixie State University Baccalaureate Graduate Commencement ceremony will begin Friday, May 5, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the M. Anthony Burns Arena on the DSU campus. The arena doors will open at 8:30 a.m. and guests must be seated by 9:45 a.m. There are no commencement tickets; seating is open for all audience members. Seats may not be saved.
Guests of Associate Graduates
The Dixie State University Associate Graduate Commencement ceremony will begin Friday, May 5 at 2 p.m. in the M. Anthony Burns Arena on the DSU campus.The arena doors will open at 12:30 p.m. and guests must be seated by 1:45 p.m. There are no commencement tickets; seating is open for all audience members. Seats may not be saved.
Viewing the Ceremonies Online
If you are not able to attend your graduates commencement ceremony, but still would like to support you can watch the ceremony by clicking on the links below:
Graduate Seating Accommodation for Students and Guests with Disabilities
Graduates and guests with disabilities attending Commencement can request accommodations through the Disability Resource Center by phone at 435-652-7516 (voice). Please give us reasonable prior notice to arrange the specific accommodations you may need. Reserved seating will be available in the first three rows of section 102 for the hearing impaired. American Sign Language Interpreters will be available upon request.
Gifts and Memorabilia
Commencement is an exciting time for all those graduating. Gifts and DSU memorabilia can be purchased at the campus bookstore located on the second floor of the Gardner Student center. The campus store will also be open the day of commencement in the Burns Arena.
DSU parking lots are open to all guests during commencement and are first come first served. A campus map can be found here.
Dixie Awards and College Receptions
The Dixie Academic Awards Ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 4, at 5 p.m., in the Eccles Fine Arts Center Main Stage Theatre. Receptions for individual colleges will be held following the ceremony as detailed below.
The annual Dixie Awards Ceremony will be held Thursday, May 4, at 7:30 p.m., in the Eccles Fine Arts Center Main stage Theatre. This event honors Dixie State University graduates for their contributions inside and outside of the classroom.
Join your graduate for these entertaining events.