Schedule at a Glance

Commencement Rehearsal

Salem Baptist Church
2:00 PM, Check-In Begins at 1:30 PM
All graduating students are required to attend. Family of graduates are encouraged to explore WS at this time (Old Salem). 

Commencement Ceremony

Salem Baptist Church
7:00 PM, SBC Foyer opens at 5:45 PM: SBC Auditorium opens at 6:00 PM (no exceptions)
Graduates expected in SBC Fellowship Hall by 6:15 PM to line up.


View Special Events Details: Commencement Concert and Luncheon >

View Commencement Instructional Video (all students planning to walk at commencement are required to attend the rehearsal) >

For a detailed schedule of Commencement activities, see the FAQs page

For those unable to attend, a LIVE STREAM of the ceremony will be available online >


Order Invitations, Class Rings, and Souvenirs
Graduation invitations, class rings, etc., can be ordered online through Herff-Jones.


Barbara Morter

Commencement Speaker
Dr. Steve Condon | Chancellor, Piedmont International University

Dr. Condon has served as:

  • Dean, Huntingdon College, Montgomery, AL
  • Vice-President, Lambuth University, Jackson, TN
  • Vice-President, St. Thomas University, Miami, FL
  • Vice-President, Reinhardt University, Waleska, GA
  • Vice-President, LeTourneau University, Longview, TX
  • President, Tennessee Wesleyan College, Athens, TN
  • President, John Wesley University, High Point, NC




Our passion is to graduate men and women who are thoroughly equipped to be successful leaders who obey the Great Commandment, fulfill the Great Commission, and live abundant lives for the glory of God.