Indoor Spring Graduation Procedures

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Spring Graduation Procedures for Percefull Fieldhouse

Posted May 8, 2015 - 9 a.m.

After receiving the latest information from the National Weather Service in Norman, University officials have made the following decisions regarding tonight’s nursing pinning ceremony and Saturday’s commencement ceremony:

The nurses pinning ceremony will proceed as planned at 6 p.m., Friday, inside Herod Hall Auditorium.

Saturday’s commencement ceremony will be moved inside Percefull Fieldhouse. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. The doors will open at 9 a.m. All ticketed guests are asked to be seated by 10:15 a.m. Each person who occupies a seat, including infants and children, will be required to have a ticket. After 10:15, non-ticketed guests will be allowed entry as space permits. Ticketed guests arriving after 10:15 will be allowed to enter and will receive priority as space permits. No more guests will be allowed entry once the arena is determined full.

The commencement ceremony also will be shown on a video feed in Herod Hall Auditorium, and guests are invited to watch. The ceremony also will be available for viewing online at

Graduates are asked to meet in the small gym of the Health and Sports Science Education building by 9:45 a.m., for ceremony instructions.

Graduates and guests with state-issued handicapped parking permits are invited to park in the parking lot between Percefull Fieldhouse and Vinson Hall. A ramped entry into Percefull Fieldhouse is on the north side.

Photos from graduation ceremonies

Photos from the nurses pinning ceremony and commencement will be available for download at