Yale College Schedule


Friday, May 17th
6:00 pm
Yale Symphony Orchestra concert,  Battell Chapel. No tickets necessary. 


8:00 pm
Yale Dramatic Association   musical, University Theater, 222 York Street, 203 432-1210, dramat@yale.edu . (There are additional performances on Saturday at 2 pm and 8 pm and Sunday at 8:30 pm, www.dramat.org.)  


Instant Directions for Friday Events
Battell Chapel University Theater
Saturday May 18th


11:00 am
Service of Remembrance, Dwight Hall Chapel, 67 High Street, sponsored by the University Chaplain 's office. A time to remember those family members and friends who have died, 203-432-1128.


11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Brunch for international student graduates and their families hosted by the International Center for Yale Students and Scholars, 421 Temple Street


12:00 to 1:00 pm
Carillon concert, Yale Guild of Carillonneurs . Best enjoyed from Old Campus.


2:00 pm
Yale Dramatic Association musical,(www.dramat.org. )See Friday listing 

2:30 to 3:30 pm 
Baccalaureate , Woolsey Hall , corner of Grove and College Streets  

This one-hour service, which is also repeated twice on Sunday, features an address by President Levin, as well as remarks by the Dean of Yale College. Students and their guests are assigned to one of three services, depending on residential college affiliation.

Baccalaureate service for seniors and guests from Timothy Dwight, Morse, Pierson, and Saybrook Colleges, Woolsey Hall, corner of Grove and College Streets


4:00 to 6:00 pm
Reception for seniors and their guests hosted by President and Mrs. Levin, 43 Hillhouse Avenue. Rain location: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street.


8:00 pm
Yale Glee Club Commencement Concert, Sprague Memorial Hall, 470 College Street, March, 203 432-4136. Tickets are $12 for general admission and $10 for students.


8:00 pm
Yale Dramatic Association musical, www.dramat.org . See Friday listing .

 
9:00 pm to midnight
"Boola Ball" sponsored by the Senior Class Council, Lanman Center, Payne Whitney Gymnasium . An event enjoyed by family members and students alike. Cocktail or business attire, jennifer.zammataro@yale.edu , 203-432-8714. No tickets are needed for seniors who have paid senior dues.



9:30 to 10:30 am
Baccalaureate service for seniors and guests from Berkeley, Calhoun, Davenport, and Ezra Stiles Colleges, Woolsey Hall, corner of Grove and College Streets


11:00 am to noon

Baccalaureate service for seniors and guests from Branford, Jonathan Edwards, Silliman, and Trumbull Colleges, Woolsey Hall, corner of Grove and College Streets


2:00 to 4:00 pm: Class Day Exercises, Old Campus     



Class Day includes an address by a notable speaker, the awarding of undergraduate prizes, and a celebration of Yale College traditions.This year's Class Day speaker is Newark mayor Cory Booker, LAW '97.

Seniors assemble on Cross Campus at 1:15 pm wearing academic robes and headgear of choice.

Following Class Day: 
(approximately 4:30 pm)

Receptions for seniors and their guests hosted by masters and associate masters in residential colleges


4:00 pm

Yale School of Music Commencement Concert, Sprague Memorial Hall , 470 College Street, 203 432-4158. Admission is free.

7:00 pm
Yale Concert Band Twilight Concert, Old Campus. Rain or shine; admission is free.


8:30 pm

Yale Dramatic Association musical, www.dramat.orgSee Friday listing.


8:30 pm

Concert by the Whiffenpoofs and Whim 'n Rhythm, Woolsey Hall, corner of College and Grove Streets, www.whiffenpoofs.com

Instant Directions for Sunday Events

See Friday and Saturday Instant Directions for All Locations
Monday, May 20th

9:15 am
Wearing academic regalia, seniors assemble in college courtyards for march to Cross Campus . Procession to Old Campus begins promptly at 10:00 am.


10:00 am
Academic procession steps off from Cross Campus


10:30 to 11:45 am (approximately)

University Commencement exercises, Old Campus .

Instant Directions for Monday
Morning Events
Cross Campus Old Campus
Noon
Presentation of diplomas in residential colleges and professional schools


1:30 pm (approximately)
Lunch in residential collegesParents will be sent ticket information in March. No tickets are needed for graduating seniors.




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