Senior Class Information



Congratulations! You have reached a milestone in your academic career - graduation. You came into this institution ready to learn, ready to move from good to great, and now we will announce to the world that you have achieved your goal.

The following is a list of the events, up to and leading to Commencement, that are required for graduating seniors. Following the list are details on each event that you will find helpful as you prepare to celebrate your graduation from Johnson C. Smith University.

  • Senior Luncheon
    Wednesday, May 11, 2016
    10 a.m.
    Mary Joyce Taylor Crisp Student Union – Grimes Lounge
  • Commencement Rehearsal
    Thursday, May 12, 2016
    10 a.m.
    Jack S. Brayboy Gymnasium
  • Baccalaureate
    Friday, May 13, 2016
    6 p.m.*
    Jane M. Smith Memorial Church

*Graduating Seniors assemble in Biddle Hall - Sarah Belk Gambrell Auditorium at 5 p.m.

  • Commencement
    Sunday, May 15, 2016
    8 a.m.*
    Irwin Belk Complex

*Graduating Seniors assemble at 6 a.m. in the Jack S. Brayboy Gymnasium