Click below to have quick access to commencement resources such as the Commencement
Guide, Requirments for graduation and more.
Students, find all the information you need on requirements for graduation, critical
dates and deadlines, graduation policies and procedures, class rings, procession instructions
and much more.
Dillard is proud to announce that the Grammy Winning Artist,Chance the Rapper will deliver this year’s commencement address.
Chancelor Bennett, Chance the Rapper, is a hip-hop artist, singer, songwriter, and record producer, whose
rise to mainstream success has been unprecedented as an independent artist. In 2017,
his Coloring Book became the first streaming only album to be nominated and win a Grammy. Without even signing a record deal, Bennett’s strategic move has undoubtedly changed the music industry forever.
Bishop Joseph Warren Walker, III, is the Senior Pastor of the historic Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Nashville, Tennessee.
He was born in Shreveport, Louisiana to Deacon Joseph and Mrs. Rosa Walker.
Key Points on Baccalaureate and Commencement from the University Marshal
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