Steps to Attend Commencement

Important Commencement Deadlines:

  1. Graduates to complete application to graduate by Mar 1. This will ensure that graduates receive commencement related communication and are added to the Graduate Recognition Program and MarchingOrder program to receive a grad slide. Please review the FAQ page for graduate name display information.
  2. Login to MarchingOrder portal (OPENS LATE JANUARY 2023! EMAIL will announce opening and instructions):
    • RSVP to your ceremony (mandatory if attending)
    • Record pronunciation of your name (optional)
    • Upload a photo of yourself for your GradSlide (optional)
  3. Keep track of Key Dates & Deadlines listed on the Commencement Homepage and Deadlines tab.
  4. Continue to check your emails for commencement information and check our COMMUNICATIONS tab for a list of email announcements you may have missed.