Each year thousands of students get ready to graduate from college and enter the workforce. Here in Ohio, we are proud to be the home of Ohio University, one of the most prestigious universities in the country. Our celebrated university features students from over 100 different countries who are recognized with a 93% employment rate after they leave their program. With a college university so prestigious you can make sure that the graduation ceremony will be one to remember. Ohio University features their main graduation ceremony in May of every year. Take a look at what to expect:
Spring Graduation Ceremony
The majority of college graduation ceremonies take place near the end of the spring semester during. The spring 2022 commencement ceremonies took place on April 29th and April 30th this year. A separate ceremony is conducted for students of the different colleges here at the university and also for graduate and undergraduate programs. The spring ceremonies will also have incredible speakers to celebrate the student success and lead them on into the workforce.
Fall Graduation Date
Ohio University also features a graduation conferral for those who finished their classes over the fall semester. If that sounds like your upcoming graduate you can plan on attending the graduation ceremony taking place on December 10th, 2022. Both graduate and undergraduate ceremonies will take place with different start times. Make sure your future graduate applies for the graduation ceremony in advance to ensure a spot before registration closes.
Things to Do Around Graduation
You can celebrate your newly graduated student by taking them out on the town here in Hocking Hills. Visit Hocking Hills Winery for any wine lovers who are graduating and try out a tasting flight. The charcuterie boards are some tasty to snack on too. Hocking Hills Moonshine features classic moonshine spirits with different fruit flavors. Brewery 33 always has a variety of unique beers on tap that rotate throughout the season. Make sure your graduate is 21 years or older before visiting these locations!
Graduation from Hocking Hills
We toast to all of the future graduates coming out of Ohio University here in Hocking Hills. You can make the most of your upcoming trip to the area by reserving one of our vacation rentals. Each property features unique amenities to keep you comfortable every night during your stay. Book today and see where all the fun is!