For Immediate Release
Date: May 12, 2021
Contact: Tom McGuire, Director of Communications/Media Relations
Bloomsburg University To Hold In-Person Spring Commencement Ceremonies
BLOOMSBURG--Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will hold its 152nd Spring Commencement ceremonies outdoors (rain or shine) at Redman Stadium from Friday, May 14, to Sunday, May 16, with ceremonies scheduled as follows:
Friday, May 14
6 p.m. – School of Graduate Studies
Saturday, May 15
10 a.m. – College of Education
3 p.m. – College of Science and Technology
Sunday, May 16
10 a.m. – Zeigler College of Business
3 p.m. – College of Liberal Arts
Nearly 1,300 students will participate in undergraduate commencement, and more than 200 students will be awarded masters and doctoral degrees.
All graduates will be limited to two guests each to properly support social distancing in the seating area.
There will be NO busing during commencement. Individuals will be required to walk from the nearby parking lots to Redman Stadium. If you have a handicap placard or license plate, there will be a drop-off area and designated parking near the entrance of Redman Stadium. BUPD will provide directions.
Umbrellas are not permitted inside Redman Stadium. In the event of rain, please be sure to have rain gear.
No concessions will be available this year due to COVID restrictions. Therefore, we encourage all guests to bring a plastic bottle of water in the event of warm weather.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. We believe opportunity belongs to those who are ready to work for it and unafraid to do something great with it. But it's not just for us. As a Husky, every step you take pulls the whole pack forward. Serving approximately 8,200 students, BU offers comprehensive programs of study in five distinct colleges: College of Education, Zeigler College of Business, College of Liberal Arts, College of Science and Technology, and Honors College.