Graduation Information

MMI graduation events are open to extended family, friends and special guests of graduating cadets. There are no ticketed events; entrance is free. Dress is casual. Each ceremony is followed by an on-campus, complimentary reception for graduates and guests.

2018 Ceremonies

May 2   4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.   SAP Convocation     MMI Chapel  

Ceremony for all cadets who have completed the Service Academy Program at MMI. Families and friends are invited. This is immediately followed by a barbecue supper for the SAP cadets and their families at the President’s Quarters. SAP cadets are free to leave campus after this ceremony.

May 4   5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.   Honors Convocation      MMI Chapel 

Ceremony for all graduates in which various honors are presented. Families and friends are invited.

May 5   10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   Spring Commencement & Commissioning     Ireland Athletic Center

For graduates and commissionees. Commencement is at 10:00 a.m. followed by a reception at the President’s Quarters. Army ROTC Commissioning begins at 1:00 p.m. Families and friends are invited.


Visiting and Departing Campus

Please see the calendar for an additional list of events and mandatory rehearsal times for graduating cadets and our nearby accommodation recommendations for guests of cadets.

Cadets are allowed to leave campus following SAP convocation (for cadets who have completed the Service Academy Program) or Commencement and Commissioning (for graduates and commissionees) after completing out-processing and their TAC clears their room.

Shuttle to Birmingham Airport Bus departs campus at 8:30 AM for flights departing after noon on Thursday, May 3, 2018.

All cadets riding the shuttle to Birmingham Airport or needing other transportation to Birmingham Airport, Tuscaloosa, or Selma should submit a transportation request form and pay the transportation fee (through Alliant or in person at the Business Office) no later than Monday, April 30, 2018.



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