Graduation and Commencement Checklists

To help you have a successful last semester of your graduate studies, please refer to the deadline checklist below for your degree type. To graduate and participate in commencement the semester you intend, you must comply with all deadlines. Some requirements have specific deadlines and, while the other steps on this list don't have firm deadlines, we highly recommend you complete the tasks in the order listed. You can also download a copy of the deadline calendar (pdf).

Commencement information

Please visit the university's commencement website for full information about commencement. Questions about event logistics, student registration, and guest tickets should be directed to