Commencement Information


Fall 2017 Commencement Events

The Commencement Ceremony will be held on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Neal Blaisdell Arena, located at 777 Ward Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814. Families and friends are welcome to attend this event in recognition of all graduating students. The event is FREE and no tickets are required. Parking at the Arena is $7. The ceremony is estimated to last 2 hours.  The ceremony will be broadcast on ‘Olelo 54.

The Baccalaureate Service will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Mystical Rose Oratory on the Chaminade University/Saint Louis School Campus. Baccalaureate is a traditional time of blessing and giving thanks. At Chaminade, Baccalaureate is celebrated as a Mass at which everyone is welcome. Graduates, families and friends are cordially invited to attend.

The Honors Ceremony will be held immediately after Baccalaureate on the same date, but in the Clarence T.C. Ching Conference Center located in Eiben Hall. This ceremony will begin at 3:45 p.m. Families and friends are welcome to attend the Academic Honors Ceremony in recognition of all undergraduate students who will be graduating with honors along with those students selected for outstanding student awards. The ceremony is estimated to last 2 hours.


Future Dates:

Spring 2018:

  • Baccalaureate and Honors Ceremony: Sunday, May 13, 2018
  • Commencement: Monday, May 14, 2018

Watch the Live Broadcast

A live broadcast of the ceremony is available on ‘Ōlelo Community Media, Channel 54.

Click here to watch the live broadcast