College of Saint Benedict Class of 2023

Commencement Ceremony

The commencement ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 13 in the Haehn Campus Center Clemens Field House.

Commencement Ceremony Tickets

Admission to the ceremony in the field house is by electronic ticket only. Each graduate is entitled to four general admission guest tickets. We will not have extra tickets for distribution. The ceremony can also be viewed without a ticket in the Escher Auditorium. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Secure your tickets HERE.

Guest Ticket Reservations

Each graduate may have up to four guests attend the ceremony in the Clemens Field House. It will be required that all guests be preregistered for tickets to the ceremony. Tickets will be nontransferable and additional tickets will not be available. Graduates will receive an email regarding tickets from [email protected] by mid-April. In this email, the graduate will receive an individualized code that must be used to reserve their four guest tickets. The graduate will receive their guests’ tickets via email within 24 hours of reserving their tickets. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. for commencement seating in the field house. Handicap seating will be available.

Commencement Brunch

Each graduate will receive five complimentary meal tickets (four guest and one for the graduate). The meal will be served in the Gorecki Center from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. It is the graduate’s responsibility to pick up their luncheon tickets as instructed in the information sent to them on Feb. 15.


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Commencement Live Broadcast

To view the live broadcast, a link will be added on this website for the 2023 CSB Commencement. There will be a signal available to check your connection 15 minutes prior to the ceremony.

Archived Video

The commencement ceremony will be recorded. A free YouTube link of the ceremony will be posted to the commencement website one week after commencement.

Baccalaureate Mass
10 a.m., May 13, Sacred Heart Chapel

Graduates and their guests are welcome to attend the Baccalaureate Mass as an important part of their special day.