Commencement Ceremony 2016

© Liz Linder Photography

Welcome to the Alumni Association Brunch
10–11 am, Friday, May 20, 2016
Boston Architectural College, 320 Newbury Street, Boston

As you cross the stage at Commencement you will join the ranks of a passionate and dedicated group of individuals, who collectively make up the BAC Alumni Association. Join your fellow graduates, alumni, and faculty in celebration of your accomplishments at brunch in Cascieri Hall before the Commencement ceremony. BAC alumni, faculty, graduating students, as well as friends and family of graduates are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Catalina Rojo Ianetta, Alumni & Development Officer, at or at 617.585.0146.

BAC Commencement Ceremony
1 pm, Friday, May 20, 2016
Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston

The BAC Commencement 2016 ceremonies will be held at Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston. All graduates are required to arrive to the BAC by 11 am to receive their regalia, be a part of the 2016 graduate photo, and line up to parade down Newbury Street to Old South Church. The church doors will be opened for graduates' invited guests, who have their invitations, to enter and be seated in the main sanctuary. All other guests without invitations will be seated in Gordon Chapel where there will be a live-streamed video for folks to view. The ceremonies will begin to honor the achievements of all BAC graduates, we encourage our January 2016 graduates to return in May 2016 and participate in the commencement ceremony. 

Seating for the ceremony is limited and RSVPs from graduates are required.

Important Information for Graduates

Orders required 
Friday, May 20, 2016—Regalia robing in Cascieri Hall
Graduates will be emailed information on how to place their order for regalia and ticket requests during the Spring semester. Please be reminded tickets are limited (on average four invites per graduate). Orders for regalia and tickets are required to be placed by April 2016.

Regalia will be handed out to graduates participating in the commencement ceremony in Cascieri Hall on commencement day.

BAC Commencement Diploma Pickup
Friday, May 20, 2016
Boston Architectural College

Immediately following the commencement ceremony, please return to Cascieri Hall at 320 Newbury Street to drop off your robe and pick up your diploma.