Monterey Institute of International Studies

Commencement

Spring Commencement is May 17, 2014. Please read below for important information for preparing for commencement, and the day of the ceremony.

This year's guest speaker is David A. Jones Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Humana Inc. Read more about this year's esteemed speaker here.

The student commencement speaker will be announced in the coming weeks.

Checklist:

1.
Petition for Graduation
4.
Vote for Class Speaker

2.
Order Regalia
5.
Send Email Invitations
3.
Attend the Mandatory
Student Meeting
6.
Commencement Schedule


Important things to know:

1.
How to wear your commencement regalia
2.
Lodging information for out-of-town friends and relatives.
3.
Event Parking
4.
Require special accommodations for the ceremony? If you have special needs for wheelchairs, walkers, etc., email Linae Ishii Devine at linae@miis.edu or call her at 831-238-5397 before Friday, May 9th.
5.
View the Financial Aid exit interview presentation.

Commencement Volunteers

If you volunteered for commencement as a flag bearer, usher, or assisted with the reception, please fill out the volunteer form and submit to the following: 

 

Commencement Interpretation

Chinese interpretation will be offered at the commencement ceremony by request. A limited number of headsets are available so if your guests would like interpretation into Chinese, they must e-mail Professor Laura Burian by COB on Friday, May 16.

If you are still unsure about the what to do for commencement, email student.services@miis.edu