The Spring Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies will be held at Jefferson Street Baptist Church.

Address: 2708 Jefferson St, Nashville, TN 37208

Commencement Walkthrough Rehearsal

Tuesday, May 16 @ 6 pm CT


Baccalaureate Service

Wednesday, May 17 @ 6 pm CT

Speaker: Dr. B. LaMont Monford, Sr.
Philippian Missionary Baptist Church, Lima, OH


2023 Spring Commencement

Thursday, May 18 @ 11 am CT

Speaker: Bishop E. Anne Henning Byfield
13th Episcopal District, AME Church

Where should I wear to rehearsal?

Please wear the shoes you plan to walk in (ex: if you are wearing heels).


What should I wear to both ceremonies?
The Baccalaureate Service is all black dress attire (no jeans and no tennis shoes).

Commencement attire is black and white. Men, please wear black suits with a white shirt and black tie. Everyone in required to wear black closed toe shoes.


Will the ceremonies be livestreamed?

Our 2023 Spring Baccalaureate Service and Commencement will be livestreamed via our Official ABC Facebook Page.


Will guests have to have tickets?
More details will be announced in May 2023.