For our guests’ convenience, family and friends may purchase flowers for graduates on Commencement day at the Starry Athletic Complex, where the Commencement ceremony is held. Bouquet prices will range from $15 to $30; cash, check, and major credit cards will be accepted. The on-site sale will continue while supplies last. Guests who would like to place advance orders for flowers (which would be pre-purchased and available for pick up that day) may visit www.commencementflowers.com/index.php?id=MESS1.
Herff Jones is the exclusive, official provider of graduation announcements for Messiah College. Orders can be placed online at https://collegegrad.herffjones.com. Orders for graduation announcements are not placed through The Campus Store; however, announcements questions may be directed to bookstore staff at (717) 691-6024.
GradImages is the official photographer for Messiah’s Commencement ceremony. A professional photographer will take an individual picture of each graduate on stage as they receive his/her diploma. Each graduate will receive a free passport-sized digital proof of this photograph on an order card within five to seven business days following the ceremony, along with instructions on how to order photos directly from the studio. If you would like to pre-register your contact information to receive your proofs even faster electronically and/or add family and friends to view your Commencement photo proofs, visit www.gradimages.com, and click on “Pre-Event Registration.” To contact the studio by phone with questions following Commencement, call (800) 261-2576.
The College has contracted with VTS Productions, a national Telly Award-winning company, to serve as the official videographer for Commencement. Using high-quality digital equipment, VTS will make professional DVD copies of both the Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies available for purchase, including the Class of 2012 Senior Baccalaureate Slide presentation, special close-up shots of graduates receiving their degrees and other ceremony highlights. Information regarding costs/ordering instructions may be obtained by calling (877) 891-1002 or by visiting www.videotapingservice.com/graduation_videos.htm.