Commencement Ceremonies – Information for Students

Graduating Students Arrival Information – WILL BE UPDATED SHORTLY

Graduating students should arrive no later than 45-minutes before the start of the ceremony for robing and line-up.  The ceremony will begin promptly at the announced time. It will last approximately 2 hours.

Graduating students will be informed on how to enter the velodrome and the sequence of steps they need to follow. 

Please note, it is advised to limit the amount of personal items that you take to the robing and line-up area.  Only essential personal items can be carried with you during the ceremony.  There will be many guests on campus and security of personal items left behind cannot be guaranteed.

**Please make certain to bring your name card to the ceremony for the presentation of degrees.


Invitations will be distributed at the time of regalia pick up.  This will take place on

TBD  for graduate students, and on

TBD for undergraduate students.


Diplomas will not be distributed at commencement.  Diplomas will be available for pick up at the Office of the Registrar at least four weeks after degrees are conferred on June 25, 2021.  Graduates will be alerted that diplomas are ready.