graduated woman shaking hands with faculty and staff

Anderson University will host an official Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at 2 p.m. in the Kardatzke Wellness Center. 

This special service will combine aspects of Baccalaureate and Commencement into one unique celebration.

Please understand that Anderson University is still governed by pandemic policies established by the state of Indiana and Madison County health authorities. If any notable changes are made by these entities or by the CDC, we will do our best to accommodate them.


  • Tickets are not required for Commencement. 
  • Masks are optional.


  • The deadline for ordering undergraduate caps and gowns online through Jostens has passed. Please call Jostens (1-800-854-7464) to place an order. The deadline to order doctoral and masters regalia online has passed. You will have to call the Jostens number to place your order.  
  • Graduates must check in for the commencement ceremony at 12:30 p.m. in Byrum Hall. This is a change in location. Please be sure to eat sometime before you arrive, as you will not have time to eat again until after the ceremony, which will last approximately 2 to 2-1/2 hours.
  • Commencement will be held on the main floor of Kardatzke Wellness Center. Parking will be available on campus.



We encourage our guests who can’t make it to watch from the comfort of their own home.