Commencement - Missouri Baptist University (Mobap)

You have worked hard throughout your time at MBU, and graduation day is near. We can’t wait to celebrate your achievements. Here are some things you should know:

Commencement will take place on Tuesday, April 30, 2024, at 7 p.m. The ceremony will be held at the St. Charles Family Arena and be available through a livestream.

Commencement Instructions

  • Students will check in at Gate 5.
  • Student check-in opens at 5:30 p.m. All students should be checked in no later than 6 p.m.
  • Faculty Participants must arrive for check-in by 6 p.m.
  • Commencement starts promptly at 7 p.m.
  • Livestream can be found here, at
  • There are no tickets required or limits on guests

Commencement will take place at the St. Charles Family Arena.

Tuesday, April 30, 2024, at 7 p.m.

Senior Chapel is Thursday, April 18, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. and is followed by Commencement Rehearsal.

Cap and Gown Information

Students should complete their order by March 1, 2024.

  • The price is included in the graduation fee.
  • Regalia ordered between November 27 and January 26 will be available for pick-up at Senior Salute March 1, 2024, from 12 p.m. – 7 p.m. in the Records Office Suite in the Field Building.
  • If you have not ordered your regalia by January 26, please contact the Records Office at 314-392-2233 with your degree, major, height and weight.

Questions about ordering?  Call the Records Office at 314-392-2233.

Contact the records office at 314-292-2233 if you did not get your order placed by March 1, 2024.

Commencement photography is provided by GradImages.


Comfort Inn & Suites
Mention Missouri Baptist University for special commencement rate.

Drury Inn & Suites Creve Coeur 
Drury Inn & Suites Chesterfield
Special Rate Code for Missouri Baptist University 317114
Drury also offers free shuttle rides to and from campus, free hot breakfast and hearty appetizers for dinner.

If you have questions and/or concerns please contact:
Thea Abraham