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2009 Graduation at SHM

SHM Graduation

Graduation requirements : Itinerary : Details : Commencement Speaker : Make it a weekend : Hotel accomodations

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Graduation requirements

Per the ATSU Catalog, all graduates must complete all graduations requirements prior to participating in commencement ceremonies. Graduation requirements are listed in the student handbook.


  • Welcome reception will be held Friday, June 20, at 5 pm in the Centennial Commons at A.T. Still University in Kirksville, Mo.
  • Location of the commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 21: Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo.
  • Line-up is promptly at 9:20 a.m.
  • Hall doors open to the public at 9:30 a.m.
  • Ceremony begins at 10 a.m. You can view the livestream of the ceremony at
  • Buffet lunch and awards banquet will follow the ceremony.


SHM’s 2014 Commencement Speaker - Dr. Margaret Wilson, Dean, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine

Make it a weekend

A quiet, friendly community, Kirksville is home to a variety of cultural and recreational activities that appeal to a wide range of tastes. Take the opportunity to see the sites, shop around, and enjoy local fare. For more information on what you can do while visiting Kirksville, visit

Hotel accommodations

  • Attendees are responsible for their own travel expenses. ATSU will not be responsible for travel or hotel accommodations.
  • Holiday Inn Express, 2702 S. Franklin St., Kirksville - 660-627-1100 - The Holiday Inn Express offers a special rate for ATSU graduates. A limited number of rooms are available under the discounted rate, so please call early. After June 6, regular rates apply.
  • Days Inn, 3805 S. Baltimore, Kirksville - 660-665-8244
  • Comfort Inn, 2209 N. Baltimore, Kirksville - 660-665-2205
  • Super 8, 1101 Country Club Drive, Kirksville - 660-665-8826
  • Depot Inn, 1245 N. Brown St., LaPlata - 888-814-3669 - The Depot Inn & Suites is located 10 miles south of Kirksville and offers a special rate to ATSU graduates.