Commencement 2016

Graduation Checklist

Seven months before graduation - September 30
Three months before graduation
  • TICKETS - Order Commencement Ceremony tickets beginning February 2, 2015 and no later than March 31, 2015. Six (6) tickets per graduating student.
  • Attend Senior Salute Day - order caps and gowns, rings, announcements
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015, time and location TBD.
  • Attend Senior Disorientation, time and location TBD.
Two months before graduation
  • Pay Student Account Balance in Full
    Business Office, 493-3173
One Month Before Graduation
  • Pick up your pre-ordered Cap and Gown from the bookstore beginning April 27th
  • Order Graduation Announcements
    Jostens, (800) 353-5299
  • Attend Stafford Loan Exit Counseling
    Financial Aid, 493-3115
  • Attend Perkins Loan Exit Counseling
    Business Office, 493-3518
  • Attend Senior Information Meeting (optional for Professionals students)
    April 21, 2015, Gilbert Arena
Two Weeks Before Graduation
  • Residents Arrange Hall Checkout and Complete Pre-Checkout
    Residence Life, 493-3220
  • Return Separation Form
    Available in the Registrar's Office
Day After Graduation
  • Residential Students Vacate Housing and Turn in Key by Noon