School of Psychology & Counseling

SPC Commissioning Registration Page

(Reservations for the 2014 Commissioning Ceremony are now closed)

The 2014 School of Psychology and Counseling Commissioning Ceremony will be held in the Regent University Chapel. The service will be followed by a reception and group photos.

Ticket Information

Tickets may be purchased online only. They will be available between March 1 and April 30, 2014. Graduates will attend for free. There will be a small charge for guests age 5 and over.
ALL GUESTS over the age of 5 must have a ticket to be admitted.

Tickets may be picked up between Monday, March 3 and Thursday, May 1.  See Ann Marie Hohman between 7:30 am and 4 pm in the Classroom Building, CRB 216 A (located in Suite 215).

Students arriving from out of town after the ticket pick-up deadline can retrieve their tickets on the day of the Commissioning Service at a table in the lobby of the Regent University Chapel.  Please allow extra time.

SPC Commissioning Ceremony Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring guests to the Commissioning Ceremony?

Your friends and family are welcome and encouraged to join you for this special occasion.  All guests must have tickets which must be purchased in advance.  Tickets will not be sold at the door.  Graduates attend for free, tickets for guests are $5 each for adults and children ages 5 and older.

How can I RSVP for the SPC Commissioning Ceremony?

Reservations for the 2014 Commissioning Ceremony are now closed.  

Can children attend?

Children are welcome to join us.  Please consider that it is a formal ceremony which can last up to two hours and judge accordingly.  There will be a section in the balcony that is reserved for families with young children that you may opt to use if you wish.

How do I order and receive the Regalia

Visit the Graduation information page on the Registrar’s website for information about ordering and picking up your Regalia: HERE

What should I wear?

Pick up your Regalia on campus before the Commissioning Ceremony.  Wear your gown, bring your hood, but not the cap.  No headwear is permitted.  Professional attire is appropriate.  Women should wear neutral or dark colored hosiery, not white.  Do not bring purses or cameras, please leave them with your guests.

Will the event be recorded?

No, it will be live streamed. A link will be sent out by email a few days before the ceremony.

What about pictures?

Immediately after the ceremony, the audience will proceed to the reception area.  Graduates should remain in the chapel until their class has been photographed.

Guests can take photos during the ceremony, but no picture taking will be permitted in the aisles

When and where do students meet before the ceremony?

Arrive at the university chapel by 12:00 p.m.  Remember to allow enough time to find a parking space.  You will be directed where to go to line up.

How do I RSVP for Commencement?

Regent University Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 3.  You must RSVP separately for the Regent University Commencement Ceremony. Find information HERE.


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