Seattleā€™s Jesuit College Prep School Since 1891

Graduation 2020

Event Details

Tuesday, April 21st
Cap and Gown Distribution/Senior Legacy Day

  • Beginning at 9:20am in the Patricia and James Navone '54 Great Room.
    Seniors will receive their caps, gowns, announcements (if ordered), and 11 graduation tickets.
  • Seniors will be able to leave their legacy at Prep by creating a scholarship for future Panthers.


Tuesday, May 19th
Academics and Co-Curricular Awards Assembly

  • 10:35AM in the Thomas C. McHugh Gymnasium.

Thursday, May 21st
Last day of classes for seniors

Thursday, May 28th
Baccalaureate Mass

  • 6:00PM - Doors open.
  • 6:15PM - Seniors arrive at St. James Cathedral, 804 9th Ave, Seattle (in gown, NO CAP), meet on Cathedral steps on 9th.
  • 7:00PM - Mass begins.
  • 8:30PM - Reception in Cathedral Hall begins.

Friday, May 29th
Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal at Benaroya Hall, 200 University

  • 8:00AM-10:30AM (Students must show up on time, allowing for driving and parking time. Students are responsible for their own parking fees. Girls should wear the shoes they will wear to the ceremony)

Graduation at Benaroya Hall

  • 6:30PM Doors open.
  • 6:45PM Students must have arrived in cap and gown.
  • 7:20PM Guests need to be seated.
  • 7:30PM Graduation ceremony begins.

All Night Party sponsored by the Parent Association

  • After ceremony (by 9:30PM) students load onto buses at Benaroya.

Saturday, May 30th
Students return to Seattle Prep.

  • 5:30AM - Please plan to pick up your student. No student will be allowed to drive home

Contact for Questions

Baccalaureate Mass questions? Email Rachel Ford.

General questions? Contact Stephanie Benjamin at call 206-577-2136.