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Commencement 2012, Old South Church

Commencement 2012, Old South Church

Photo by Liz Linder Photography

The Boston Architectural College is looking forward to congratulating graduates at our 2014 Commencement celebration. Please review the information below for the schedule of events.

Commencement Eve Honors and Awards Ceremony

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Boston Architectural College, 320 Newbury Street, Boston
Commencement activities will begin with a special Honors and Awards Ceremony that will recognize student achievements. This event will offer refreshments in the BAC's McCormick Gallery as well as an awards ceremony. There will also be an opportunity to view the impressive thesis and degree project work of our graduates. All are welcome to participate.

BAC Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 23, 2014
4:00 pm
Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston
BAC Commencement 2014 Exercises will be held at Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street, Boston. All graduates are required to arrive to the BAC at 2:00 pm. We strongly encourage our January 2014 and August 2013 graduates to return in May and participate in the Commencement Ceremony, so the achievement of all BAC graduates can be honored. Seating for the ceremony is limited and RSVPs are required.

BAC Commencement Reception
Friday, May 23, 2014
Boston Architectural College
Immediately following the Commencement Ceremony, coffee, tea, cookies and cake will be served. Graduates, families, and friends are all welcome to participate.

Seating is limited for the 2014 Commencement Ceremony at Old South Church. Due to the expected number of participants, RSVPs are required when a graduate orders their regalia.


Graduation regalia will be provided to all BAC students participating in the Commencement Ceremony. Graduates will be emailed information on how to place their order during the spring semester.

Parking and Transportation

Trolley service will be available on Friday, May 23rd to transport guests between Old South Church and the BAC. Metered parking is available on Newbury St. and surrounding streets. Garage parking may also be available at:

  • Danker and Donohue Garage, 347 Newbury Street (limited spaces available)
  • Pilgrim Parking, 50 Dalton Street
  • Prudential Center Garage, 800 Boylston Street


There are various hotels located nearby the BAC and Old South Church in the Back Bay neighborhood. It is recommended that accommodations be reserved as soon as possible, since it is a holiday weekend and there are many events scheduled in Boston. A listing of local hotels can be found here.

Dinner Reservations

There are numerous restaurants located in the Back Bay neighborhood. If you are interested in having dinner after the Commencement Ceremony, it is recommended that you make reservations in advance. A listing of local restaurants can be found here.

For more information on BAC Commencement 2014, please contact commencement@the-bac.edu.