Loyola University-New Orleans recognized 1,011 degrees at its undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremony at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on May 9. Elizabeth Hazel Clarke of North Central Phoenix was recognized as a candidate for a Master of Pastoral Studies degree from the College of Social Sciences

Tulane University awarded degrees to more than 2,800 graduates in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on May 16. Rachel Epstein of North Central Phoenix graduated from the School of Liberal Arts with a Bachelor of Arts degree.