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2018 Honors Medallion Ceremony

Honors Graduation medallions

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
4 p.m.

Daskalakis Athletic Center
Reception to follow in the Recreation Center

The Honors Program recognizes our graduating seniors who have completed the Honors Plan of Study to achieve Graduation with Honors and Graduation Honors with Distinction during our annual Honors Medallion Ceremony. During this hour-long event graduates awarded a medallion for their accomplishments within the Honors Program in front of their families and friends and Pennoni Honors College faculty and staff.

The Medallion Ceremony is followed by an Honors Program Graduates Reception where graduates and their guests celebrate their achievement with hors d'oeuvres and drinks as they say goodbye to their classmates and the Honors College staff.

The Honors Medallion Ceremony and Reception are special events that Honors Program graduates are invited to attend in addition to their College and University-wide Commencement Ceremonies. 

Event Details

The Honors Medallion Ceremony will be held at the DAC on Wednesday, June 13th at 4:00 p.m. 

The Honors Medallion Ceremony will be followed by the Honors Program Graduate Reception, which will be held in the Recreation Center from 5-7 p.m.

There are no tickets for the Medallion Ceremony. However, the Honors Program Graduate Reception is a ticketed event. Honors Program graduates will be given three tickets to bring guests to this event.


Free parking will be available at the Drexel Parking Garage located on Ludlow Street at 34th Street.


There are no tickets for the Medallion Ceremony.

Tickets will be required for entry to the Honors Graduates Reception. Each graduate will receive one ticket for themselves and will be entitled to three additional tickets for their guests.

Tickets must be picked up in the Pennoni Honrs College Main Office in 5016 MacAlister Hall between Tuesday, May 29th and Tuesday, June 5th at 4 p.m. Students who have not yet picked up their tickets by June the 5th deadline forfeit their guest tickets, which will be added to the event waitlist. All unclaimed tickets will be open to the waitlist beginning Wednesday, June 6th.


We ask that Honors Program graduates RSVP for both the Medallion Ceremony as well as the Graduate Reception. Graduates should RSVP when they pick up their reception tickets in the Pennoni Honors College Main Office in 5016 MacAlister Hall by Tuesday, June 5th at 4pm. Graduates who cannot make it into the office to RSVP and pick up tickets for the Reception should contact Katie Barak at

Dress Code

The dress code for our graduates is Business Casual. Students should not wear their regalia to this event.


Graduates with Honors and Honors with Distinction will be awarded medallions for their accomplishments. Individual graduates will be recognized on stage during the Medallion Ceremony and presented with their Medallion by the Dean.

For general information about Drexel University Commencement, please refer to the University-wide Commencement Website