Weather | August Commencement

August Commencement is traditionally held outdoors, rain or shine.

Please dress accordingly for weather. Guests are asked to limit the use of umbrellas as a courtesy so that everyone may see and enjoy the ceremony.

Exceptions may be made for extreme weather hazards, such as lightning. In the event of hazardous weather or other emergency, information would be sent to students and guests by email and would be posted online at

Check the weather on campus.