College of Arts and Sciences Commencement

Saturday, April 23, 2022

The College of Arts and Sciences Commencement ceremony has concluded

The encore presentation will be available on this page for a limited time.


Photo credit: Mark Thiessen, National Geographic

Dr. Jill Tiefenthaler

College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Speaker

As chief executive officer at the National Geographic Society, Dr. Jill Tiefenthaler oversees the Society’s mission-driven work. She leads a global community of Explorers: scientists, innovators, educators, and storytellers—in a mission to illuminate and protect the wonder of our world.

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Montserrat Pineda '22

College of Arts and Sciences Student Commencement Speaker

A dedicated organizer from Long Beach, California, Montserrat Pineda '22 studied political science while becoming increasingly involved in student organizations and her local community.

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CAS honorary degree recipient Mozley

Alice Mozley '70, Honorary Degree Recipient

Doctor of Humane Letters

Alice Mozley ’70, recently honored as a Life Trustee for the University of Redlands, credits her U of R years with empowering her to become a lifelong learner who seeks new opportunities. Her many accomplishments at Redlands include serving on the search committees for two presidents and a dean and serving as chair for the launch of the recently completed Forever Yours campaign.

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Terry Hartle, Honorary Degree Recipient

Doctor of Humane Letters

Terry W. Hartle, senior vice president, of government relations and public affairs at the American Council on Education (ACE), has spent his professional career at the intersection of higher education and the federal government. For the last 30 years, he has worked from his position at ACE to organize and lead the higher education community’s efforts to establish and maintain government policies that will benefit colleges and universities and their students.

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Addie is graduating!

University of Redlands mascot graduating with the Class of 2022

Addie has met all qualifications to graduate, including hundreds of community service hours, honors as a scholar-athlete, and high marks in government, international relations, leadership, education, and, of course, cuteness. Like many in her class,  Addie will be pursuing master's work—refining her roll, finessing her fetch, and swimming (soaking her paws in the pool).

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College of Arts and Sciences & Johnston Events

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 

College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Rehearsal

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Alumni Greek Theatre

College of Arts and Sciences Senior Toast

4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Alumni House West Lawn 

Thursday, April 14, 2022

First Generation Recognition

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
Orton Center

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Lavender Recognition Ceremony

4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
Casa Loma Room


Please note: For the comfort of all our guests, no smoking, pets, or emotional support animals are allowed at any event, whether indoors or outside.


See the full schedule of events

Friday, April 22, 2022

College of Arts and Sciences Senior Honors Convocation
Event images will be posted here
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
Memorial Chapel
Baccalaureate Processional Line-up 
Cap and gown required

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Hall of Letters, North Lawn
Watchorn 107

Baccalaureate 11 a.m. - noon 
Memorial Chapel
Students of Color Recognition Ceremony
Event images will be posted here
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Memorial Chapel
Medallion Ceremony for Legacy Graduates 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. 
Alumni House Lawn
Johnston Senior Commencement & Dinner 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
Holt Garden

Saturday, April 23, 2022 

Native Graduate Recognition Luncheon 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. 
Casa Loma Room
College of Arts and Sciences Processional Line-up 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
East Lawn (Quad)
College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Ceremony 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
Alumni Greek Theatre