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Baccalaureate Information

Bridgewater’s Baccalaureate Service will be held Friday, May 6 at 6 p.m. in Nininger Hall.

What is Baccalaureate?

Baccalaureate is a worship service honoring the graduating class. The service will last approximately one hour and includes multiple hymns, musical selections from the choir and the Baccalaureate message. This is also the first opportunity graduates have to wear their caps and gowns. Baccalaureate is open to any guests that would like to attend. Attending Baccalaureate is not required.


Tickets are not required for the Baccalaureate Service on Friday evening.

Baccalaureate Reception

A reception will be held following the Baccalaureate Service, at approximately 7 p.m., in the Main Dining Hall, Kline Campus Center. Additional details regarding the Baccalaureate Reception will be available in the coming months.