UMO to Hold December Graduation 

UMO to Hold December Graduation 

November 29, 2023 

Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations 

MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive will hold its fall Commencement on Saturday, December 9, at 10 AM in the George & Annie Dail Kornegay Arena. Approximately 280 students will be graduated.   

The platform party will include UMO President Dr. H. Edward Croom, UMO Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Burt Lewis, Dean of the Tillman School of Business Dr. Kathy Best, Dean of the School of Agriculture and Biological Sciences Dr. Steve Matthis, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences Dr. Gerald Seaton, and Board Chair Earl W. Worley. 

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 The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University was founded by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists. For more information, visit