Commencement Information for Faculty

Cap and Gown Rental, Distribution and Return

If you are unable to attend the Grad Fair, you still need to rent regalia for the ceremony. regalia must be ordered by Sunday, November 9th. The Fair is held at the University Center in front of the Bookstore dates October 15th and 16th, from 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m..

After this deadline the next opportunity to rent will be at distribution. Please see dates/times/location below for more information.

Distribution of regalia will take place at the Recreation Center on Thursday, December 11th from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, December 12th from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m..

A representative from the Herff-Jones company will also be available at Commencement line-up one hour before the ceremony begins for adjustments to regalia accessories (tassels, hoods) and for last minute regalia distribution. The Herff-Jones representative will require cash only payment; no credit cards or checks will be accepted for any orders made during Commencement line-up and distribution.

Online Cap and Gown Order Form

Order Form

For Faculty Planning to Attend

  • Parking will be available for faculty participating in Commencement in any of UNC’s lots
  • If possible, please RSVP your attendance to the Commencement Marshals (kay.ferrell@unco.edu or david.pringle@unco.edu)
  • Faculty who are planning to march in the ceremonies should assemble in the following locations and must appear in the appropriate academic regalia:
    • Spring and Fall Graduate Ceremonies - Recreation Center auxiliary gym, 6:30 p.m.
    • Fall 2014 Undergraduate Ceremony - Recreation Center auxiliary gym
      • EBS, HSS, UC 8:30 a.m.
      • MCB, NHS, PVA 12:00 p.m.
    • Spring Undergraduate Ceremony - Butler Hancock Field House, 9:30 a.m.

    During the ceremony

    College faculty are encouraged to meet and congratulate their students in the center aisle of the seating area.

    Faculty Acknowledgement

    Fall Graduate Ceremony

    CEBS

    Banner Bearer - Nancy Karlin, Professor of Psychology

    Deputy Marshal - Lia Softas-Nall, Professor of Couseling Psychology

    Deputy Marshal - Stephen Wright, Associate Professor of Applied Psychology

    HSS

    Banner Bearer - Kenneth Chan, Associate Professor in English

    Deputy Marshal - Joan Clinefelter, Professor of History

    Deputy Marshal - Sarah Allen, Associate Professor of English

    NHS

    Baner Bearer - Kim Pacheco, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Deputy Marshal - David Hydock, Associate Professor of Sports and Exercise Science

    Deputy Marshal - Allison Merrill, Associate Professor of Nursing

    MCB

    Banner Bearer - Janel Greiman, Assistant Professor of Accounting

    Deputy Marshal - William Wilcox, Associate Professor of Accounting

    PVA

    Banner Bearer - Robert Ehle, Professor of Music

    Deputy Marshal - Sieger Hartgers, Associate Professor of Art and Design

    Libraries

    Banner Bearer - Stephen Luttmann, Music Librarian

    Deputy Marshal - Kendra Spahr, Library Research Librarian

    University College

    Banner Bearer - Robert Mondi, Coordinator of Interdisciplinary Studies

    Graduate School

    Banner Bearer - Melissa Malde, Professor of Music

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    Banner Bearer - Julie DeJong, Student Trustee

    Mace Bearer

    Steven Anderson, Professor of Earth Sciences, 2014 Winchester Award Winner

    Fall Undergraduate Ceremony (a.m.)

    CEBS

    Banner Bearer - Jennifer Lieber, Undergraduate Academic Advisor

    Deputy Marshal - Leilani Johnson, Director of Distance Opportunities for Interpreter Training Center

    Deputy Marshal - Kathleen O'Neil, Associate Professor of School of Teacher Education

    Deputy Marshal - Margaret Berg, Associate Professor, Elementary Education

    Deputy Marshal - Valerie Middleton, Professsor, School of Teacher Education

    HSS

    Banner Bearer - Fritz Fischer, Professor of History

    Deputy Marshal - Joan Clinefelter, Professor of History

    Deputy Marshal - Dale Edwards, Associate Professor of Journalism

    Deputy Marshal - Sally McBeth, Professor of Anthropology

    Deputy Marshal - Adam Fong, Assistant Professor of History

    Libraries

    Banner Bearer - Stephen Luttmann, Music Librarian

    Deputy Marshal - Kendra Spahr, Research Librarian

    University College

    Banner Bearer - Robert Mondi, Coordinator of Interdisciplinary Studies

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    Banner Bearer - Julie DeJong, Student Trustee

    Mace Bearer

    Steven Anderson, Professor of Earth Sciences, 2014 Winchester Award Winner

     

    Fall Undergraduate Ceremony (p.m.)

    NHS

    Baner Bearer - Rob Reinsvold, Associate Professor of Biology

    Deputy Marshal - Jennifer Krause, Professor, School of Sport and Exercise Science

    Deputy Marshal - Mark Smith, Associate Professor, School of Sport and Exercise Science

    Deputy Marshal - Jim Stiehl, Emeritus, School of Sport and Exercise Science

    Deputy Marshal - Gary Heise, Professor, School of Sport and Exercise Science

    MCB

    Banner Bearer - Brandon Soltwisch, Assistant Professor of Management

    Deputy Marshal - Chris Vegter, Director of Technology

    Deputy Marshal - Janel Grieman, Assistant Professor of Accounting

    PVA

    Banner Bearer - Robert Ehle, Professor of Music

    Deputy Marshal - Sieger Hartgers, Associate Professor of Art and Design

    Deputy Marshal - Thomas Stephens, Professor of Visual Arts

    Libraries

    Banner Bearer - Stephen Luttmann, Music Librarian

    Deputy Marshal - Kendra Spahr, Research Librarian

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    Banner Bearer - Julie DeJong, Student Trustee

    Mace Bearer

    Steven Anderson, Professor of Earth Sciences, 2014 Winchester Award Winner

     

     

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