December Graduation

Commencement Set for December 15

Mars Hill University will recognize about 63 summer and fall graduates during its commencement ceremony on Friday, December 15, 2023. The event is scheduled for 3 p.m. in Moore Auditorium and will be livestreamed on the university’s YouTube channel at

Student speakers will be Triston Klapprodt, a business administration major from Waxhaw, North Carolina, representing the traditional undergraduate program; and Nautica Poole, a criminal justice graduate student from Clearwater, Florida, representing the Adult and Graduate Studies program.

Mars Hill University holds two graduation ceremonies each year: one in May for graduates who complete their degrees in the spring semester, and one in December for graduates who complete degree requirements over the summer or fall terms.