9:30-10:30am Coffee Hour
The Coffee Hour is a time for mingling and socializing prior to the Baccalaureate. Pastry, fruit, coffee, and orange juice will be available in the Refectory and in Weiblen, with limited seating throughout the campus and outdoor spaces. Please feel free to mingle and visit during this time, as well as take your own photos in the courtyard!
9:30-10:30am SWAG Shop
A pop-up swag shop complete with Wartburg Theological Seminary clothing (sweatshirts, polos, blouses, t-shirts), drink ware, stickers, aprons, etc. will be available in the Smith Seminar Room at this time and again from 12:30-1:45pm. Stop by to grab some unique and fun items!
11:00 am Baccalaureate, WTS Chapel
12:30–1:30pm Boxed Lunches
Wartburg Theological Seminary is pleased to host a boxed lunch between Baccalaureate and Commencement. You can order boxed lunches (compliments of WTS) at this link through April 29. You may enjoy your boxed lunch as an outdoor picnic, in your own living/eating space, or in the limited seating areas throughout the campus and outdoor spaces. Alternately, you are welcome to visit a local eatery for your lunch.
12:30-1:45pm Open Campus and SWAG Shop
Take your guests on a campus tour, enjoy lunch, do some shopping in the pop-up swag shop in the Smith Seminar Room, rest, and enjoy time in community!
3:00 pm Commencement Ceremony, St. Joseph the Worker at 2001 St. Joseph St., Dubuque, IA. View the livestream of the Commencement ceremony at: https://www.facebook.com/wartburgseminary. The bulletin can be downloaded here.
Post Commencement Hood, Cap and Gown Return
All graduates must return their hoods, caps and gowns to Mendota 101 by 6pm.
Farewell to Graduates
Click here to view a farewell from some of your favorite Wartburg Theological Seminary faculty and staff!