Commencement Week Schedule 2023
(Please check back as times & locations may be subject to change.)
|0900||Catholic Baccalaureate Mass, Chapel|
|1030||Protestant Baccalaureate Service, Chapel|
|1230||“Gradfest” Class of 2023 Picnic, |
Food Service until 1500
Activities continue through 1600)
|1845||Coffee Service for Parents’ Association & Parade Officials, CG Museum, Waesche Hall|
|1930||Sunset Drill Review Parade, Washington Parade Ground|
|0715||2023 Cadet/Family Golf Tournament, Location TBD
(Advanced Reservations Required)
|0900||Faculty Meeting, McAllister Hall Auditorium|
|0900 – 1100||Classrooms & Laboratories, Seamanship and Sailing Center, and Chase Hall open to Parents & Guests Majors Brunch, Alumni Center|
|0930 – 1100||Future Spouses’ Coffee, Quarters One
(By Invitation only)
|1200||Officer Christian Fellowship Luncheon, Consolidated Club|
|1830||Commencement Dinner & Ball, Foxwoods
(Social Hour begins at 1800 with dinner commencing at 1930)
|0915||Reception for Prize Donors & Parade Officials, Hamilton Hall|
|1000||Parade of Cadet Regiment, Washington Parade Field|
|1130||Luncheon for 1/c Cadets, Guests & Academic Awards Presenters, Cadet Wardroom (Tickets Required)|
|1300||Individual Academic and Military Awards Ceremony, Leamy Hall Auditorium (Mandatory for all 1/c Cadets)|
|1430||Athletic Awards Ceremony, Billard Hall – Athletic Hall of Fame|
|2200||CGA Parking secured except for Commencement Day parking pass holders. Commencement Parking Plan in effect.|
|0730||Base open for guests – Shuttles begin running from remote parking lots|
|0730||Cadet Memorial Field open for seating after clearance is granted by Security Team.
|0915||GAO Reception (By Invitation Only), Steel Beach, Leamy Hall|
One Hundred Forty-Second Commencement Exercises (Tickets Required)
Following Commencement Exercises: Superintendent’s Reception Merle J. Smith Consolidated Club (By Invitation only)
|1500||Base open to normal traffic (approximate time)|
- Events indicated that are onboard the CGA are open to cadets and their guests.
- For those events that require tickets, they will be reserved and distributed by the cadets.
- Cadets will be notified if they are to attend the Academic and Athletic Awards in person.