As the 2017 Commencement schedule is finalized, information will be shared on this page. The Baccalaureate Mass will take place on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the Plourde Recreation Center. A reception for students and families will be held in Laska Gymnasium following the Mass. Commencement Exercises will be held on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the DCU Center in downtown Worcester. The academic procession will begin promptly at 9:40 a.m. and the ceremony begins at 10 a.m. sharp.