54th Annual Commencement – Live Streaming

Commencement600x400Hilbert College is pleased to announce that the school’s 54th Annual Commencement on Saturday, May 16, 2015 will be streamed live on the internet.  This marks the second consecutive year that Hilbert’s commencement ceremony will be available for live online viewing.  The ceremony will be streamed using Boxcast technology. Commencement begins at 1:00 p.m. at the Wesleyan Church of Hamburg.  We are happy to be able to provide this free streaming and encourage you to share the link with friends and family who may not be in attendance at the church.

Click here for Live Streaming >>>  (link will be active at approx. 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 16)


Commencement Details

The day’s events on Saturday, May 16th will begin at 9:30 a.m. with Baccalaureate Mass in Swan Auditorium, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg. At 8:45 a.m. students should meet in Room 216 in Paczesny Hall to be robed.

The commencement exercises will be held at the Wesleyan Church of Hamburg at S 4999 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg. The formal program will begin promptly at 1:00 and will last approximately one and one-half hours. Students arriving after 12:30 WILL NOT be allowed to participate in Commencement.

The President’s Reception for you and your guests will follow immediately in the atrium of the church.

  • Doors to the auditorium will open promptly at 11:45 am for family and guests.
  • Graduates should arrive at the Wesleyan Church no later than 12:15 pm. Please report to the room that is marked by your academic major.
  • Dress in cap and gown.
  • Graduates arriving after 12:30 pm will not participate in the ceremony.
  • Leave all valuables with friends or family members. Please do not leave any personal items in the gathering room.