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Have a question about the December Recognition Ceremony? Contact us.

Ann Hurlburt
Executive Administrative Assistant, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
(716) 375-2513


6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, University Chapel

St. Bonaventure's annual December Recognition Ceremony acknowledges the accomplishments of students who complete their degree requirements in the fall semester.

This year's ceremony will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, in the University Chapel, Doyle Hall.

Sr. Margaret Carney, O.S.F., University President, will welcome students, faculty, family members and guests. Student and faculty speakers will also address the gathering.

Following the ceremony there will be a reception in Doyle Dining Room with hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.

Recognition Ceremony Schedule 

5:30 p.m. — Participating students gather in Doyle, near the Wellness Center.
5:50 p.m. — Family members and guests should be seated
6 p.m. — Ceremony begins
7 p.m. — Reception in Doyle Dining Room
8 p.m. — Celebration ends


To RSVP, go to the December Recognition form on mysbu and complete it by Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, or call (716) 375-2020 to let us know you will be attending. Names submitted after Nov. 21 will not appear in the program.

At a Glance

Visitors will be directed to a parking lot between Reilly Center and Richter Center. It is a short walk from the lot to Doyle Hall. Vehicles may drop off visitors in front of Doyle Hall, then proceed to the parking lot.

A seating area will be provided for guests with wheelchairs or those in need of special accommodations.
Due to seating limitations, however, only one person may accompany a guest in this area.

Student participants will be in semi-formal attire