2017 Graduation Events

_DSC5199The annual commencement ceremony will take place Friday, May 5, 2017 at James River Church in Ozark, Missouri.

For everyone at Evangel, commencement is the culmination of all we do. We look forward to welcoming the families and visitors who will join us to watch their students reach the distinction of “Evangel graduate.”

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Schedule of Events

Adult and Graduate Studies Events Traditional Undergraduate Events Time Location Information
Required Practice Wednesday, May 3, 4:00 p.m. Robert H. Spence Chapel REQUIRED practice for Baccalaureate & Commencement
Baccalaureate, Awards, & Hooding Ceremony Wednesday, May 3, 7:00 p.m. Robert H. Spence Chapel No practice required
President’s Reception Wednesday, May 3, 8:00 p.m. Crusader Hall Immediately following Baccalaureate for graduates and their families
Parent’s Brunch Thursday, May 4, 10:30 a.m. Crusader Hall
  • Parents only, please!
Baccalaureate, Awards, & Honors Thursday, May 4, 3:00 p.m. Robert H. Spence Chapel
  • Line up at 2:45 p.m.
  • Wear Cap & Gown
President’s Reception Thursday, May 4 Crusader Hall
  • Immediately following Baccalaureate
  • For graduates and families
Commencement Commencement Friday, May 5, 9:30 a.m. James River Church 
Ozark, MO
  • Line up at 9:00 a.m. on the 2nd Floor overlooking the Atrium/Commons area.
  • Please allow at least 45 minutes to travel from Evangel to James River Church.
  • Open Seating for families.
  • Doors to the Sanctuary open at 8 a.m.
AGTS Commencement Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. EU Spence Chapel 8:45 a.m. Faculty Robing, Graduating Class Photo Session (church chapel)
9:30 a.m., Processional Lineup (all participants)
Public event, for information call (417) 268-1010 or smeamber@agts.edu

Note: Remember, Caps and Gowns are distributed by the Bookstore for undergraduate students and by the Adult and Graduate Studies offices for adult and graduate students.

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