Frequently Asked Questions

Champlain College Commencement

When should we arrive in Burlington?

Please review the schedule of events and determine the arrival day and time that works best for you, your family and guests.

How long is the ceremony?

Traditional, On-Campus, Undergraduates: The ceremony will begin promptly at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The main gate will open for guests at 9:00 am. The ceremony should conclude by 12:30 pm. 

Continuing Professional Studies (Online) Undergraduates & Master's: The graduation ceremony will begin promptly at 3:00 pm on Saturday, May 12, 2018. The entrance to the tent will open for guests at 2:30 pm. The ceremony should conclude by 5:00 pm. 

I am unable to attend, when can I expect my diploma?

All: Diplomas will be mailed to all graduates.

Will the Campus Store be open?

Yes, the campus store will be open. Also, to pre-order a graduation t-shirt/hoodie, please go here.

Is the ceremony being streamed on the Champlain College website?

All: Yes.

When do I have to move out of Champlain housing?

Students need to move out by noon, on May 13, 2018.