Schedule of Events

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Continuing and Career Education Reception

6:00 - 8:00pm

La Maison Salon


Thursday, May 14, 2015

Graduate Studies Reception


Hagan Campus Center Hall


Friday, May 15, 2015

Baccalaureate Mass

5:00 pm

The Cathedral of St. Paul, 38 High Street (at the corner of High Street and Chatham Street) downtown Worcester. The Cathedral is handicapped accessible. Parking is at a premium, although there are parking lots and garages in the vicinity. Please allow yourself ample time to find parking. Please see the attached map for available parking locations adjacent to the Cathedral of St. Paul.   Please do not park in any lots that are shown as “No Parking” on this map, cars will be towed from private lots.

Baccalaureate Parking Map

This religious celebration is open to all graduating students, their families and their guests. There is no limit to the number of people who may attend.

Dinner on Your Own

A list of hotels and restaurants in the Worcester area are available online on

Baccalaureate Paint Night

7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Hagan Hall in the Hagan Campus Center

Join us for an evening of painting. You’ll receive a painting lesson to create one of the iconic scenes on campus, the Assumption College Chapel of the Holy Spirit.

Tickets are $15 per person and includes all materials for painting, guided instruction from a local artist and a selection of desserts. 

To purchase your ticket go to:

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Commencement Exercises (no tickets needed)

10:00 am
H.L. Rocheleau Athletic Field, Assumption College
The academic procession will begin promptly at 9:40 am from the Plourde Recreation Center. For those who would rather view the ceremony from a climate-controlled environment, guests are invited to the Hagan Campus Center to watch the graduation on a closed circuit broadcast.

SPECIAL NOTE: Commencement Exercises at WPI (located on Salisbury Street) are also scheduled for May 16. To lessen traffic delays, please plan to arrive by 8:30 a.m.

Dessert Reception (no tickets needed)

Plourde Recreation Center

A reception for graduates, families and friends. Immediately following Commencement Exercises. For more information, please contact Daniel DiTullio at 508-767-7478 or