Methodist College

December 2016 Graduation Picture Selection

Information for Students Intending to Graduate in Spring 2017

Graduation Information

Methodist College holds a Commencement Ceremony in December for fall graduates and in May for spring graduates. August graduates may walk the stage in December. Our next commencement is scheduled for:

Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony

Date: May 20, 2017 - Processional Begins at 10:00 a.m.

Location: Bethany Baptist Church*
7422 N. Heinz Lane
Edwards, IL 61528

Bethany Baptist Church is located one and a half miles west of the Methodist College campus, off Highway 150 (War Memorial). 

Students should plan to arrive at 8:30 a.m. for robing, group and individual pictures, and instructions.

*PLEASE NOTE:  The use of Bethany Baptist Church is strictly as a venue, and not because of any religious affiliation. The Commencement Ceremony will not have any religious programming, although there will be an invocation and benediction provided as has been the tradition of Methodist College commencement ceremonies in the past. 

To order academic regalia (cap and gown) visit: Jostens Online Store.

Graduation Tickets

Each student participating in commencement will receive four(4) tickets for family members. More may be requested from Dr. Keith Branham at, but supplies and space are limited.