Alumni Day &
Commencement

We invite you to attend the 176th Commencement Week!

MAY 16-19, 2022

Join us for a full week of worship, community, and celebration.
The following schedule details each day’s events to help you plan your stay.
We look forward to seeing you!

2022 SCHEDULE

May 16

  • 7:45 A.M.
    MORNING PRAYER & SPOKEN MASS
    St. Mary's Chapel

  • 8:30 A.M.
    BREAKFAST

  • 9-11:00 A.M.
    CURRENT STUDENTS: WORK CREWS

  • 12:30 P.M.
    LUNCH

  • 1:30-4:00 P.M.
    WORK CREW CONTINUES

  • 4:30 P.M.
    EVENING PRAYER
    St. Mary's Chapel

May 17

  • 7:45 A.M.
    MORNING PRAYER & SPOKEN MASS
    St. Mary's Chapel

  • 8:30 A.M.
    BREAKFAST

  • 9:00 A.M.
    WORK CREW: ALUMNI SERVICE DAY

  • 12:30 P.M.
    LUNCH

  • 4:30 P.M.
    EVENING PRAYER
    St. Mary's Chapel

May 18
Alumni Day

  • 7:45 A.M.
    MORNING PRAYER
    St. Mary's Chapel

  • 8:15 A.M.
    BREAKFAST
    (note: earlier than usual time)

  • 10:30 A.M.
    ALUMNI MASS: St. Mary's Chapel


    The Rev. Canon Sandy Herrmann, Celebrant
    The Rev. Canon Brien Koehler, Preacher

  • 12:30 P.M.
    ALUMNI FORMAL LUNCHEON & CELEBRATION: Adams Hall


    Honoring alums, 2022 Graduates & the State of the Seminary.
    Alternative lunch will be available for those not attending Alumni Luncheon.

  • 12:30 P.M.
    LUNCH
    Breck Refectory & Tent

  • 2:30 P.M.
    SIP & STROLL TOUR OF CAMPUS
    View past, present & future projects

  • 4:30 P.M.
    SOLEMN EVENSONG & CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREES
    St. Mary's Chapel

  • 6:15 P.M.
    CASUAL COOKOUT UNDER THE TENT. TRIVIA NIGHT TO FOLLOW.

May 19
Commencement Day

  • In case of inclement weather, Commencement will be moved to the Noble Victory Memorial Chapel at St. John's Northwestern Military Academy.

  • NO BREAKFAST SERVED. COFFEE AVAILABLE.

  • 8:00 A.M.
    ALUMNI REQUIEM MASS
    Red Chapel

  • 10:00 A.M.
    THE HOLY EUCHARIST WITH CONFERRING OF DEGREES
    On the Garth


    The Rev. Dr. Malcom Guite, Preacher

  • 12:30 P.M.
    GARDEN PARTY PICNIC UNDER THE TENT

  • 4:30 P.M.
    COMMENCEMENT EVENSONG WITH THE DEAN'S VALEDICTION
    St. Mary's Chapel

RESERVE YOUR SPOT

Please register by May 1.
Reservations are REQUIRED for all meals.

If you have questions about registration, please contact Laura Groetsch at: 262-646-6530 or lgroetsch@nashotah.edu.

REGISTER NOW

"Can we not then as individuals do more for the cause of Christ and his Church than we ever yet have done?" - Bishop Jackson Kemper, 1842