Who can attend:
Any undergraduate, graduate, or professional student graduating in the following terms may participate in Commencement on Friday, May 11, 2018:
- Fall 2017
- Winter 2017
- Spring 2018
- Summer 2018
- Fall 2018
- Winter 2018
*We ask students who fall into the December graduation to choose to participate in either the Spring Commencement before their expected graduation date or the following Spring Commencement in May. Students are not eligible to participate twice.
Who will be in the program:
August candidates will be listed in the Commencement program for the preceding May. December/Winter candidates, whose degrees have been awarded, will be listed in the following Spring Commencement program.
NOTE: ALL APPLICATION DEADLINES MUST BE MET AND FERPA NAME-RESTRICTIONS RELEASED FOR PRINTING CONSIDERATION.
The program for May 2018 will contain the names of the following degree recipients and applicants: December 2017/Winter 2017 (awarded), May 2018 (applied), August 2018 (applied)
Attend GradFest to purchase cap, gown, and other graduation-related materials
Complete RSVP for Commencement (typically available beginning in late March)
Review the Commencement website for important ceremony information
Share ceremony information, including clear bag policy, with guests