Preliminary Graduation Information - Class of 2014

Graduation Application

You will be required to complete an application in order to graduate and receive a diploma.  Mrs. Cordle will let you know when the application is available and the fee is due.

A $100 Graduation Application Fee will be added to your student account during the Spring Semester.

Regalia Rental

You will need to rent your regalia from the bookstore. The cost will be approximately $170 which will need to be paid directly to the bookstore. Regalia should be ordered online from Must Order by April 4th.

Regalia Delivery: Regalia will be delivered to the Liberty University Bookstore and you will be notified when you may pick up.

Graduation Accessories

Graduation announcements and class rings can be ordered online at through graduation. Law students can purchase frames at the University bookstore or order online at   For further details, contact the Liberty University Bookstore at 434-582-2316.

Class Composite Picture

If you did not attend either of the Grad Fairs to get your picture taken, contact Mrs. Nijakowski as soon as possible to make arrangements to have this done so that your picture can be included in the Class of 2014 picture.

Commencement Check-in

Law students are NOT required to attend.

Honor Cords

Qualifying students will be contacted by Mrs. Cordle when cords are available for pick up from her office.


Following the Hooding Ceremony and upon completion of all academic requirements and payment in full of the student account balance, diplomas will be mailed within 4 to 6 weeks. Please make sure the correct address is on your Graduation Application.  If your address changes during this period of time, please contact Mrs. Cordle at

Schedule of Events

Final Exams:  April 30-May 9, 2014

Hooding Ceremony Rehearsal:  Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Only Students Need to Attend
Time:  3:00 PM
Location:  Historic Thomas Road Baptist Church, 701 Thomas Road, Lynchburg
What to bring:  Hood
What to wear:  Weekend dress code

3L Recognition and Awards Celebration:  Thursday, May 8, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Location:  Holiday Inn, Main Street, Lynchburg
Attire:  Business Casual
Family Members Invited
RSVP to Mrs. Yates 592-5300 or

Baccalaureate:  Friday, May 9, 2014
Time:  6:00 PM
Location:  Vines Center

Graduation Ceremony:  Saturday, May 10 , 2014
Time:  10:00 AM
Location:  Williams Stadium
Arrival: Graduates will meet by 7:30 AM
Meeting Location: Williams Stadium Practice Fields

Law School Hooding Ceremony: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time:  1:00 PM
Location: Historic Thomas Road Baptist Church, 701 Thomas Road, Lynchburg
Arrival Time: by 12:00 PM
Meeting Location: Seminary building (entrance to the left of main doors to sanctuary)
Graduates: Room 166
Faculty: Room 164