Commencement & Baccalaureate

Student Graduation Caps

2021 Commencement & Baccalaureate

Dakota Wesleyan University will combine both the Baccalaureate hooding ceremony and Commencement for the graduating class of 2021 Sunday, May 9, 2021 at 1 p.m. in the Corn Palace, at 604 N. Main St., Mitchell, S.D.  Graduates should assemble in their caps and gowns at 12:00 noon in the Armory gym, on the second floor of the Corn Palace. 

Due to COVID-19, there will be a limit of four (4) tickets per graduate for admittance to the combined ceremony.   Graduates, please use the link below for HomeTown Ticketing to reserve your four tickets.  The ceremony will also be streamed live at

Click here for a digital program.

For questions or more information, please contact Emily George.