Due to predicted inclement weather this weekend, Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph has announced the Spring 2021 commencement ceremonies will be relocated to the St. Joseph Civic Arena.
Approximately 550 Fall 2020 and Spring and Summer 2021 graduates are expected to participate in the two ceremonies, which will take place at 11 A.M. and 3 P.M. Saturday. Graduate students will also be honored during the Spring 2021 Master’s Hooding Ceremony at 7 P.M. Friday, May 7, in the Fulkerson Center on the Missouri Western campus.
Because of COVID-19 restrictions, attendance is limited to invited guests only, capped at 6 per graduate. Face coverings will also be required. The ceremonies will be streamed online for those unable to attend in person.