Commencement Day at Mayville State University

We're very proud of our students who've worked hard to reach the goal of earning a college degree. We invite the candidates for graduation and their families and friends to join us in celebrating this milestone by sharing in Mayville State's annual commencement festivities.



To see this year's date, click here and view the current academic calendar.

Time and Place


Commencement will be held in the Lewy Lee Fieldhouse and begins at 2:00 p.m.

Who can attend?


The ceremony is open to the public. There is no reserved seating for guests.

Commencement Photographs


Jacobson Studio of Mayville will be photographing the candidates the day of commencement. Photos will be available for purchase at

Commencement Ceremony Broadcast


Mayville State University's 2016 commencement ceremony will be broadcast on the Internet. The broadcast will be live during the commencement ceremony, beginning at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016. The video will be available on-demand through July 31, 2016. To access the broadcast, click here

Graduation Brunch


The Alumni Association invites all graduates and their families to join them in celebrating with the new graduates in their first official alumni event,the traditional graduation brunch. The event will begin at 11:00 a.m. Relax and enjoy the day with family and friends, along with Mayville State faculty and staff and the other members of the graduating class. Members of the graduating class may attend the brunch free of charge. They may invite family and friends who must purchase tickets. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children age 10 and under.

Click here to learn more about the graduation brunch, RSVP, and purchase tickets.

Click here to see the video recording of Graduation Brunch 2016.

Post Commencement Reception


The faculty and officers of the institution take pleasure in inviting the graduates, candidates, and their guests to join them for refreshments in the Luckasen Room of the Campus Center upon completion of the commencement ceremony.



Please see the campus map to find the location of the Lewy Lee Fieldhouse and parking options.

Commencement Day Instructions for Graduates


Are you a candidate for graduation? Click here to get all the details about where to be and what to do.

Need more information?


If you have questions regarding the commencement ceremony, please contact the Office of Academic Records at 1-800-437-4104, ext. 34678.

Instructions for Candidates