Graduation 2019

Updated: 6/20/2019

John Paul the Great Catholic University will hold its 11th annual commencement on Friday, September 6, 2019. Here is a list of activities for all Undergraduate, MA and MBA Graduating students.

Visitors, please see this list of local hotels close to the University and student apartments or near the Graduation venue: Nearby Hotel List.

Graduating students, please complete the Graduation Form by May 31st.

Schedule of Events

Friday, August 30, 2019
Rehearsal

12:00pm

Location

Our Lady of Mount Carmel (13541 Stoney Creek Rd, San Diego, CA 92129)
Information listed on Graduation Day

Wednesday–Thursday, August 28-29, 2019
Acting Production: Shrek: The Musical

7:00pm

Location

California Center for the Arts Escondido
(340 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025

Thursday, September 5, 2010
Senior Project and Thesis Screening

7:00pm (Doors open at 6:30pm)

Location

Regal Cinema
(350 W Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92025)

Friday, September 6, 2019
Graduation Day

3:30pm: Graduates Arrive for Baccalaureate Mass (Bring: Graduation Caps, Gowns and Hood)

4:30pm: Baccalaureate Mass, Graduation Ceremony, Reception

Location

Our Lady of Mount Carmel
(13541 Stoney Creek Rd, San Diego, CA 92129)

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Check out Deadline for All Resident Student Apartments

6:00pm

*All keys, fobs and clickers must be returned to the designated location prior to the deadline or you will incur a fine.

Mass Times at Nearby Parishes

St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Escondido

1170 South Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025

stmaryescondido.com
Saturday

5:30, 7:00pm (Spanish)

Sunday

7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 12pm (Spanish), 1:30pm (Spanish), 3:30pm (Traditional Latin Mass) and 5:30pm

The Church of St. Timothy, south Escondido

2960 Canyon Rd, Escondido, CA 92029

sttimothychurch.com
Saturday

5:00pm

Sunday

8:30am, 10:30am

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, San Diego

13541 Stoney Creek Rd, San Diego, CA 92129

olmcsandiego.org
Saturday

5:30pm

Sunday

8:00am, 9:45am, 11:30am, 1:15pm (Spanish) and 5:00pm