Spring Semester: All four of these requirements must be completed in order to complete your degree with the Holistic Graduate Programs
1. All Graduating HLC / HLL / ECA Students: RSVP for Holistic Graduate Programs Graduation Brunch and Ceremony
Saturday May 9th, 2020 ~ 10:00am – 1:00pm ~ Young Building (Pell Center)
Delicious buffet brunch at 10:00 am, with Graduation Ceremony beginning at 11:00 am.
If you cannot make the brunch,
please plan to arrive at the ceremony no later than 10:45 am.
We have created this event to also be an official awarding of CGS and CAGS certificates. MA recipients are also honored at this event. Graduating students are welcome to bring two guests to the event and please indicate their names on the RSVP. (RSVP by 12 p.m on April 27th)
2. Exit Interview Sign-Up
Exit interviews are an informal group experience that is designed to give masters and CAGS candidates a chance to review their experiences with faculty and say their goodbyes before the whirlwind of graduation of Commencement activities. You may sign up for interview times using the link posted below. The interview take anywhere from 30-45 minutes, and are scheduled on the hour to allow any extra time if needed. All exit interviews will be taking place at 162 Webster. The process offers an opportunity for closure on your time of study in the Holistic Graduate Programs. In addition, your feedback is helpful as we strive to create and maintain programming that supports our students. Please sign up by April 27th.
All: Please download these guiding questions, to reflect upon before your visit.
Exit Interviews- Guiding Questions – Holistic Graduate Programs
- M.A. / CAGS in Holistic Counseling / Leadership Students:
Exit Interview Appointment Dates and Times:
Sign Up Here
- CGS/CAGS Expressive & Creative Arts Students:
Schedule with Christopher Carbone,
via either phone appointment or in-person
Individual Phone Appointment: here
or Individual Office Appointment: here
- CGS/CAGS Expressive & Creative Arts:
Upload any DIGITAL Portfolio items, including your Mission Statement
(Please upload at link below or otherwise communicate by April 27th
for planning purposes)
3. All Graduating HLC / HLL / ECA Students: Create a Bio and Upload
We would like to include a brief biography of your accomplishments in our next newsletter. Please upload by April 25th.
The Graduation Bio is attached here: Graduation-Bio-Sheet
Upload your Bio either as text or as a document here:
4. All Graduating HLC / HLL / ECA Students:
Reminders for University-Wide Events:
Graduate Studies Reception
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
5 to 7 p.m.
100 Ochre Point Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island 02840
You and your guest are invited to attend the Graduate Studies Annual Reception. Mingle and network with fellow students, faculty and staff. Enjoy the beautiful Oceanside setting. Additionally, it would be appreciated if you could extend this invitation to a friend, family member or colleague who may have interest in pursuing one of Salve’s graduate programs. We welcome prospective students to connect with the University community.
And as mentioned above,
M.A. Students Graduating in 2020:
M.A. Students please plan to attend the Graduate Commencement ceremony to receive your M.A. Diploma
Date: Thursday May 14, 2020 at 3 pm on the McAuley Lawn
(CGS and CAGS Students will be honored for their Certificates at our Holistic Programs Graduation, May 16th)
Cap and Gown Borrowing:
We do have a limited number of caps and gowns available to borrow. Please contact Julie Williams Davis at [email protected] and include your height for sizing purposes. Julie will confirm availability and designate pick-up times/location.
For future years, dates for all of these and any other events
will be communicated with the graduates approximately a month prior.
For Full Info on the University website: