Grad Grounds - Graduation Celebrations

Congratulations to Sydney Pinello and Alexa Gambero on winning the Plots renaming contest! Grad Grounds is the offical new name for Plots.  Every new beginning must start with a farewell. Here at Saint Mary's we want our graduation celebrations to be as unique as the students themselves! 

Grad Grounds

Celebrate your milestone achievement of graduation with those closest to you right here on campus! Grad Grounds, formerly known as "Plots" is a one of a kind event only at Saint Mary's College. Don't miss your opportunity to celebrate in this unique tradtion.

You are free to arrange your reception as you wish. Enjoy a family potluck or have your reception professionally catered. Please review our guidelines for catered events. Applications will be available online by 8:00 a.m. on February 22, 2017.

Reception sites are reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis. During the application process, reception sites will remain available until the designated capacity is reached.  Grad Grounds questions may be directed to Meetings, Events, & Conference Services at 925-631-4156 or

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