Assumption College



Schedule of Events
(This page last updated 03/26/2013 12:15PM)

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Continuing and Career Education Reception


Thursday, May 9, 2013

Graduate Studies Reception
5:30 pm, Testa Science Center Atrium


Friday, May 10, 2013

Baccalaureate Mass
5:00 pm

The Cathedral of St. Paul, 38 High Street (at the corner of High Street and Chatham Street) downtown Worcester.

The Cathedral is handicapped accessible. Parking is at a premium, although there are parking lots and garages in the vicinity. Please allow yourself ample time to find parking.


Please see the attached map for available parking locations adjacent to the Cathedral of St. Paul.   Please do not park in any lots that are shown as “No Parking” on this map, cars will be towed from private lots.

Baccalaureate Parking Map

This religious celebration is open to all seniors, their families and their guests. There is no limit to the number of people who may attend.


Dinner on Your Own

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Baccalaureate Soirée

Doors open at 7:00 pm; Entertainment begins at 7:30 pm

Plourde Recreation Center Gym, Assumption College

For more information, please contact Eric Swindle, Director of Student Activities at 508-767-7403.

To order tickets, please complete the order form and mail it with your payment to: Lili Zannotti, Assumption College, Office of Student Activities, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609-1296.

The deadline for ordering tickets is Friday, April 26, 2013.

Questions about the Baccalaureate Mass and/or Baccalaureate Soirée?
Contact Lili Zannotti, office of student activities at 508-767-7403.


Saturday, May 11, 2013

Commencement Exercises (no tickets needed)

10:00 am
H.L. Rocheleau Athletic Field, Assumption College
The academic procession will begin promptly at 9:40 am from the Plourde Recreation Center.

SPECIAL NOTE: Commencement Exercises at WPI (located on Salisbury Street) are also scheduled for May 11. To lessen traffic delays, please plan to arrive by 8:30 a.m.

For those who would rather view the ceremony from a climate-controlled environment, guests are invited to the Hagan Campus Center to watch the graduation on a closed circuit broadcast.


Dessert Reception (no tickets needed)
Immediately following Commencement Exercises

Plourde Recreation Center

A reception for graduates, families and friends


For more information, please contact Daniel DiTullio at 508-767-7478 or

  • Dr. Landy Johnson
    Provost's Office

    Phone: 508-767-7666

Commencement Mass
Friday May 10, 2013
St. Paul's Cathedral
Worcester, MA
5 PM


Commencemtent Soiree
Friday May 10, 2013
Plourde Recreation Center
Doors Open at 7 pm
Tickets are $25


Saturday May 11, 2013
H.L. Rocheleau Field
10 AM

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