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University of Indianapolis holds Commencement Ceremony Dec. 14, 2019

2019 undergraduate commencement ceremony (May)

INDIANAPOLIS—The University of Indianapolis will hold a Commencement Ceremony at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in Ransburg Auditorium, Esch Hall. 261 students will graduate from the University in December, including 198 undergraduates, 56 graduate and 7 doctoral students. Watch a live stream of the ceremony at

President Robert L. Manuel will preside over Saturday’s ceremony, which includes a full academic procession and musical performances by University faculty. Brionna Coats ’23 (music) will sing the National Anthem. 

Emily Slaven, University of Indianapolis 2019 Teacher of the Year, will provide the Commencement address. Slaven is an associate professor in the Krannert School of Physical Therapy, where she serves as director of the Orthopedic Residency Program. Eric Kabuthia ’19 (Master of Arts, international relations) will provide remarks as the student speaker.

The total number of University of Indianapolis graduates for 2019 (May, August and December combined) stands at 1,534 students, with 1,030 undergraduate, 371 graduate, and 133 doctoral students. Graduates from 2019 hail from 25 countries.