Graduation Weekend

Graduation Weekend | May 6-7, 2023

Graduation from Coe College is truly a milestone. This webpage is designed to provide information concerning Commencement and related events at Coe. 

As planning continues, this webpage will be updated to include additional information. 

Other graduation information


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If you are unable to attend the Commencement ceremony, a written request must be submitted to the Office of the Provost ( in order to receive your diploma. Your diploma will be mailed to you soon after Commencement. Please verify/update your address on My Coe ( to indicate the appropriate mailing address.


Commencement will take place outside even if it rains. Rain gear and windbreakers are strongly recommended in case of rain or cool conditions. In case of severe weather, the ceremony will be held in Kohawk Arena. Information regarding a location change will be provided via Coe email and at the morning of Commencement, if applicable. 


On Sunday, graduates and guests are asked to please avoid wearing narrow or spike heels to Commencement as they sink into the grass at the outdoor ceremony. If an indoor ceremony is required, narrow or spike heels may cause damage to the indoor court surface. 


The faculty and staff at Coe College strive to make Commencement a special experience for our graduates. If you or your guests have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to the Office of Communications at