Graduation

May 2014 Engineering Graduation Events

Note:  May 11, 2014 is also Mother's Day, so please keep this in mind when planning your dining and hotel accommodations.

Sunday, May 11, 2014

2014 Pratt Undergraduate Diploma Ceremony (BSE)

3:30 p.m.
Cameron Indoor Stadium

Doors will be open and seating will begin at 3:00 p.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Tamika Craige at tamika.craige@duke.edu (subject line: "2014 Graduation").

See the 2014 undergraduate ceremony.

2014 Pratt Graduate Diploma Ceremony (MS and PhD)

12:15 p.m.
Duke Chapel

Doors will be open and seating will begin at 11:30 a.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Sara Faust at sfaust@duke.edu (subject line: "2014 Graduation").

See the video of the 2014 MS and PhD ceremony.

2014 Pratt Graduate Diploma Ceremony (MEM and MEng)

2:00 p.m.
Duke Chapel

Doors will be open and seating will begin at 1:30 p.m.  If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Bridget Fletcher at bridget.fletcher@duke.edu (subject line: "2014 Graduation").

See the video of the 2014 MEM and MEng ceremony


Parking and Duke Commencement Information

Graduation weekend parking information for May 11 will be found on the Duke Commencement webpage which is usually updated in February before graduation.  It will include information about baccalaureate exercises and the Wallace Wade ceremony.  Visit http://web.duke.edu/commencement/

Area Dining

For a more comprehensive list of area restaurants, visit the Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau web site:
http://www.durham-nc.com/dining/eat/index.php

On Campus Dining Open on Commencement Sunday

See a list of which dining options will be open and when they will be open (PDF).

Durham Restaurants within 1 mile of campus
  • Nosh Erwin Terrace
 2812 Erwin Rd #101 
919-383-4747 / Sun 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Sushi Love Erwin Terrace
 2812 Erwin Road, Suite 204
 888-799-8037 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill Lofts at Lakeview Plaza 
2608 Erwin Rd #144 
919-309-2901 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Dunkin Donuts Erwin Terrace 2608 Erwin Rd #156 / Sun 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
  • Firehouse Subs Lofts at Lakeview Plaza
 2608 Erwin Rd #128 919-383-2100
  • TGI Friday’s Lofts at Lakeview Plaza 
2608 Erwin Rd #104 
919-383-9636 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Durham Restaurants within 5 miles of campus