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NMSU to host spring commencement ceremonies, more than 1,600 to graduate

More than 1,600 students are expected to walk across the stage at the spring 2014 commencement ceremonies at New Mexico State University Saturday, May 10, at the Pan American Center.


Woman in cap and gown (left) poses with man in Pistol Pete uniform.
A New Mexico State University graduate poses for a photo with Pistol Pete during the NMSU fall 2013 commencement ceremony. (NMSU photo by Darren Phillips)

The first ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. with undergraduate and graduate candidates from the Colleges of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, Business, Engineering and Health and Social Services.

The second ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. with undergraduate and graduate candidates from the College of Arts and Sciences and Education.

Tickets are not required. The Pan American Center will open one hour prior to each ceremony. Candidates should check in east of the Pan American Center in Lot 32.

Arrowhead Drive between Triviz Drive and Stewart Street along the Pan Am will be closed for commencement. Candidates and general parking will be in the lots to the north and east of the Pan Am, with handicapped parking to the north and northeast of the building.

Media covering the event should pick up a media pass in the coordinating center tent in Lot 32 east of the Pan American Center.

For more information visit http://www.nmsu.edu/commencement.