Baccalaureate Mass & Rose and Candle Ceremony
Thursday, May 5, 2022 6:00pm
The Baccalaureate Mass is a celebration of graduation, and the Rose and Candle Ceremony symbolizes the bonds of friendship and the sending forth of the graduates. Graduates exchange a candle, the symbol of wisdom and knowledge, with a Barry student of their choice. In return, graduates receive a rose as a symbol of love and friendship.
Graduates are encouraged to wear their academic robes, without hoods or caps.
Friday, May 6, 2022 10am
501 Marlins Way, Miami, FL 33125
This celebration will include all the Schools and Colleges that traditionally participate in main campus graduation and will feature invited speakers as well as honorary degree recipients.
School and College Ceremonies and Program Events
Each School and College will hold a more intimate ceremony on campus, where graduates will have their individual accomplishments visibly recognized. The schedule is as follows, and additional information regarding specific locations will be shared as it is available:
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Cor Jesu Chapel
6pm: Theology and Philosophy Commissioning and Recognition Ceremony
Friday, May 6, 2022
3:30pm: College of Arts and Sciences, reception and Art & Photography Senior Exhibition to follow ceremony
3:30pm: Adrian Dominican School of Education, reception to follow ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2022
10am: Andreas School of Business, reception to follow ceremony
10am: College of Nursing and Health Sciences doctoral and master’s programs, reception at 4pm
2:30pm: Ellen Whiteside McDonnell School of Social Work, reception to follow ceremony
2:30pm: College of Nursing and Health Sciences bachelor’s programs, reception to follow