Graduation Details

Baccalaureate Mass

Event Details

Friday, May 22, 2020
The Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral (715 Nazareth St. Raleigh)
5:45 PM Students must arrive by this time 
6:30 PM Baccalaureate Mass

Baccalaureate Mass 2019 Video

Parking and Seating 

Seating for this liturgy is open to all who wish to attend. 

Student Attire

Student attire is the same for Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation. Graduates are not permitted to wear items not issued by the school. NHS Cords and Bishop Luis Rafael Zarama medals distributed at Graduation rehearsal should be worn at Baccalaureate Mass. 

  • No pins, sports medals, ethnic apparel, etc.
  • Graduates are not allowed to have writing on their caps
  • The white collar found in the ladies' cap/gown packages should not be worn.


  • Cap and gown issued by the school
  • White or off white dress
  • Neutral shoes
  • No large jewelry


  • Cap and gown issued by the school 
  • White dress shirt
  • Tie (neck tie or bow tie)
  • Pants
  • Dress shoes and socks