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Commencement is a special time and significant milestone in your life, and we want your commencement ceremony to be a capstone to your time with us at Lenoir-Rhyne.

We celebrate with you this significant accomplishment and look forward to greeting you as you cross the stage during your commencement ceremony. Upon receiving your degree, you will become one of more than 20,000 Lenoir-Rhyne alumni who are Bears for Life. Congratulations on this tremendous achievement.

Columbia Center

Thursday, May 7, 10 a.m.
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC

Hickory Campus 

Friday, May 8, 9 a.m. (Graduate and Undergraduate)
Moretz Stadium, Hickory, NC (Rain Location: See Commencement Handbook, page 10)

Asheville Center

Saturday, May 9, 10 a.m.
Orange Peel, 101 Baltimore Avenue, Asheville, NC

Students celebrate at commencement

Commencement Handbook (PDF)

Download the Commencement Handbook for complete information about Hickory, Asheville and Columbia commencement ceremonies.