Commencement 2016

Welcome to the 147th Lebanon Valley College Commencement!

Lebanon Valley College will graduate nearly 500 students in its 147th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 14. We are thrilled for you to join us in this hallmark occasion. This website will help you plan a successful event. 

On Friday evening, May 13, families are invited to join members of the graduating class, faculty, and administrators at the Baccalaureate Ceremony held in the LVC Gymnasium at 6:30 p.m. This ceremony provides an occasion to celebrate the College’s religious heritage. A reception for graduates and their families will follow at 7:30 p.m.

The highlight of the weekend will be the College’s 147th Commencement Exercises. Celebrating years of study and achievement, the ceremony will take place in the LVC Gymnasium. The ceremony begins with the customary and colorful academic procession of the graduating class, faculty, administrators, trustees, and special guests of the College. The entire ceremony will be broadcast live at

PLEASE NOTE: During Commencement, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDot) will have launched a construction project to widen the bridge connecting Rt. 934/White Oak Street to our north and south sides of campus. Please consult the 934 Project website for recommended routes to campus.