It’s easy to participate in Commencement. Just follow these steps.
check_boxMake Sure you are Eligible
See Eligibility Page for more information and apply to graduate.
For Spring/Summer Graduates only
Bachelor's candidates must apply for graduation with their academic advisor. Deadline to apply to graduate is April 14, 2023.
Master's/Doctoral candidates who have not yet filed their degree/exam requests should contact their graduate program advisor by April 14, 2023
check_boxNames Listed in the Program
Graduates must apply by the deadline if you would like to have your name included in the Commencement program.
Students who do not wish to be listed in the Commencement program can submit a request to remove their name via the Commencement Listing & Name Form before the above deadlines.
check_box Prepare to Register and Order
Registration Period: Monday, April 24, 2023 - Friday, May 12, 2023.
Register on time to ensure safe delivery of apparel before the ceremony date. Late registrants will be charged a $30 late fee and cap/gown packages are subject to availability
Don't know what size apparel to get? Visit the Office of the Registrar at MAT 251 to try on a gown before making your purchase (available until May 12). Review the Cap and Gown webpage to get all of your questions answered.
Master's and Doctoral students planning to attend their school's Hooding Ceremony should plan to register early to ensure arrival of apparels before their scheduled Hooding Ceremony.
More questions? Join us in one of our Information Session.
check_box Complete the Registration Form
Let us know you're participating in the Commencement ceremony! Commencement Registration Form is open from April 24, 2023 - Friday, May 12, 2023
Registration for Commencement ceremony is an easy 2-STEP PROCESS.
Step 1: Register to Attend - Create an account, request your complimentary Guest Tickets, record your name by the May 15, 2023 deadline, and receive your access code.
Step 2: Order your cap and gown, and souvenir items (deadline May 12, 2023)
Be prepared to pay online with Visa, MasterCard, debit card, or valid checking account number.
check_boxJoin Us for the 2023 Commencement ceremony and Celebrate!
Are you ready for commencement? Check out the "Day Of" Information once you have completed registration.
Need some guidance for your guest? Visit our Parking and Visitor Guide for more information. The doors will open for all guest at 8:30 a.m. and the procession will begin at 9:30 a.m. We'll see you at the Dome on June 9!
Announcements & Gifts
Celebrate your big accomplishment in style! Check out graduation announcements, diploma frames, and more.
Join us in all the fun activities and events we prepared that leads up to the big day!
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