Commencement Event Details

Date & Time:

Monday, May 15, 2017
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Duluth Entertainment Convention Center – DECC
350 Harbor Drive – Duluth, MN 55802

Guest Information:

Directions to the DECC
Parking is $5.00
No tickets are needed for guests to enter the auditorium

  • The Auditorium opens for Commencement guests at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are not needed to attend.
  • Commencement Processional begins at 3:00 p.m.
  • Refreshments will be served after the conclusion of the ceremony.


Graduation photographs will be available through Lifetouch.  Please fill out the back of your reader card at Commencement to receive a complimentary proof by email from the photography studio. The proof will arrive 10 days to 2 weeks after Commencement.


  • Flowers will be available for purchase at the ceremony, sponsored by the Lake Superior Foundation.
  • Reasonable accommodations for individuals with a disability can be requested. Please contact to make this request.
  • Your diploma should arrive at your home in about six weeks.
  • There is not a secure place to store valuables. Lock your valuables in your car or hand them off to guests and relatives.