Graduating cadets, congratulations on your achievement! Please review the Graduation LOI to learn about events leading up to graduation. Graduates participating in graduation activities must attend all rehearsals, inspections and ceremonies. If you do not plan to attend the graduation ceremony, please visit the Registrar’s Office prior to departing campus. Finish the semester strong!
Family and guests, welcome to New Mexico Military Institute! We look forward to you joining us for our May 2021 commencement events. Our commencement ceremonies are scheduled for May 15, 2021.
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, each graduate will be limited to two guests. Graduates will receive guest tickets at commencement rehearsal, on May 13th.
For those unable to attend, the ceremony will be streamed live.
Schedule of Events
Thursday, May 13, 2021
0900 – Commissioning Rehearsal (Pearson Auditorium – Cadets only)
1000 – High School Commencement Rehearsal (Stapp Field – Cadets only)
1100 – Junior College Commencement Rehearsal (Stapp Field – Cadets only)
1300 – Baccalaureate Rehearsal (Alumni Memorial Chapel – Cadets only – Attendance Optional)
1530 – Awards Ceremony Rehearsal (Pearson Auditorium – Cadets only)
Friday, May 14, 2021
0800 – Commissioning/2LT Bar Pinning Ceremony (Pearson Auditorium)
1030 – Early Commencement Ceremony (Alumni Plaza – Selected JC Athletes)
1100 – Baccalaureate (Alumni Memorial Chapel – Attendance Optional)
1300 – Board of Regents Meeting – Approval of Graduates
1530 – Academic, Leadership, and Physical Fitness Excellence Awards Ceremony (Pearson Auditorium – Only cadets to be awarded are to attend)
Saturday, May 15, 2021
0800 – High School Commencement Ceremony (Stapp Field)*
0915 – Parent’s Club Reception for HS Graduates and families (Stapp Field)
1100 – Junior College Commencement Ceremony (Stapp Field)*
1215 – Parent’s Club Reception for JC Graduates and families (Stapp Field)
* Due to COVID-19 restrictions, each graduate will be allowed two guests.