CityU’s 2012 Commencement Details

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On June 16 at 1:00 p.m. City University of Seattle will host its 37th commencement ceremony at Seattle Center’s Key Arena, located at 305 Harrison Street Seattle, WA 98109. The event is open to the public and anyone who would like to support and congratulate our graduates.

Over 500 students will join us at our commencement celebration this year. Some students from Canada, Czech Republic, Greece, Mexico, Slovakia, and Switzerland will walk in our Seattle-based ceremony. CityU is thrilled to have the opportunity to congratulate these graduates on June 16.

Students and attendees will have an opportunity before and after the ceremony to purchase CityU gifts and clothing near the southeast entrance to Key Arena, near section 225. The doors to the arena will open at 11 a.m.

During the ceremony, President Lee Gorsuch will address the students; as will our student speaker, Souksamlane T. Burton, a Master in Teaching candidate. Dave Sabey, the President of Sabey Corporation, will be this year’s keynote speaker. The ceremony will be streamed live, and pictures will be posted on Flickr and Facebook following the ceremony.

CityU will hold a separate commencement ceremony on CityU of Seattle’s Bratislava, Slovakia campus on June 29.

This year, CityU has the honor of graduating 493 undergraduate, and 703 graduate students. These numbers are subject to change. Congratulations Class of 2011-2012!

Published June 12, 2012



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