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Belmont to Celebrate December Commencement

Students in their caps and gowns at Belmont's graduation in the Curb Event Center

Belmont University will hold its December 2016 commencement ceremony for graduate and undergraduate students at 5 p.m. on Friday, December 16 in the Curb Event Center. The University will celebrate the graduation of a total of 401 students. Conferred degrees include 339 bachelor’s, 59 master’s and 3 doctoral degrees.

Dr. Robert C. Fisher, president of the University, will preside over the event. Dr. Marieta Velikova, associate professor of economics, will present the commencement address. Velikova is the 2015-2016 Chaney Distinguished Professor recipient, a title awarded for each year to the faculty member who best represents the University’s vision to be “a premier teaching institution.”

Watch a live stream of commencement by visiting www.belmont.edu during the graduation ceremony Friday evening.