Students who earn a degree in Autumn through Summer of the academic year are eligible to participate in the Commencement ceremony.
Undergraduate students must apply for graduation with their Academic Advisor. Once their application has been completed and received by the Registrar’s Office, undergraduate students are then eligible to complete the Commencement registration form.
Graduation Application Anticipated Due Dates
Spring & Summer
Graduate students are eligible to apply for graduation in the quarter they are planning to graduate. For more information and to apply please visit the UW Graduate School webpage. Graduate students must contact their graduate program advisor to have their name listed in the Commencement program. All graduate students must complete the Commencement registration form so that you can order apparel even if only participating in your department's hooding ceremony.
Names Listed in the Program
The Commencement program will list the names of graduates from Autumn through Summer. Graduate students must contact their graduate advisor in order to have their names listed.