Graduate Commencement

The graduate school holds one commencement ceremony annually on the first Sunday of June. The 2021 ceremony will be held on Sunday, June 6, 2021. 

Students who have completed all of their degree requirements, or will complete all requirements by the end of the summer semester, are eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony. Students must complete an application for degree program candidacy and file it with the graduate registrar's office before the application deadline:

  • December degree:¬†application deadline September 20
  • May degree: application deadline November 20
  • July or August degree:¬†application deadline March 8