The Ceremony

The Pinning Ceremony, held the Friday afternoon preceding University Commencement (and in August for accelerated students), serves to reunite Montana State University Bobcat nursing students from the various upper division sites (Billings, Bozeman, Great Falls, Kalispell, and Missoula). It also serves to celebrate entry into the nursing profession.

Fall 2017

Pinning of  BSN Students

Location: SUB Ballrooms on the Montana State University campus in Bozeman
Date & Time: December 15, 2017, at 12:00 in the SUB Ballrooms. (Students & Guests should be seated by 11:50)
Dress: Dress for this event is “Business Dress Formal” (Montana Style)
Guests: Please limit the number of guests to no more than eight (including pinners), to avoid exceeding the capacity of the facility.  

Spring 2018

Pinning of  BSN Students

Location: SUB Ballrooms on the Montana State University campus in Bozeman
Date & Time: May 4, 2018, at 2:00pm in the SUB Ballrooms. (Students & Guests should be seated by 1:50)
Dress: Dress for this event is “Business Dress Formal” (Montana Style)
Guests: Please limit the number of guests to no more than eight (including pinners), to avoid exceeding the capacity of the facility.  

Summer 2018

Pinning of Accelerated BSN Students

LocationStrand Union Building on the Montana State University campus in Bozeman.
Date & Time: Friday, August 3, 2018 at 1:30 pm in Gaines Hall Room 101.
Dress: Dress for this event is “Business Dress Formal" (Montana Style)
Guests: Please limit the number of guests to no more than six (including pinners), to avoid exceeding the capacity of the facility.