Students who earned a degree in autumn 2020 or winter 2021 — or have applied to graduate for spring 2021 or summer 2021 — are eligible to participate in this year's Commencement.
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. In order to access the online Commencement registration, spring and summer graduation applications must be completed by April 16, 2021.
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 by April 16, 2021 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.
Listing your name in the program
The 2021 virtual Commencement program will list the names of graduates from Autumn 2020 through Summer 2021. Note: Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 undergraduate candidates must have their Application to Graduate submitted by the deadline of April 16, 2021. Graduate students must contact their graduate advisor by April 16, 2021 in order to have their names listed.
Note: Don’t want your name listed in the virtual program? Contact the Office of the Registrar at email@example.com before the above deadlines.