Friday, October 2, 2020: For students graduating in the Fall 2020 semester note that in order to ensure your name is printed in the commencement program you must apply for graduation by Friday, October 2, 2020.
- Applying by this date will let the university know a student’s intent for being listed as a candidate for a degree in the commencement program, and will ensure you receive all necessary information regarding the commencement ceremony.
- Applying now is of vital importance due to anticipated additional social distancing requirements and restrictions are being considered, as well as ensure that you are communicated with on all commencement options.
- Questions regarding the graduation application for Undergraduate Students may be directed to your College for or to the Graduate School for candidates of graduate programs.
Spring 2020 commencement: In-person ceremonies canceled
The university has decided to cancel its in-person commencement ceremonies, which were scheduled for May 9, May 15, and May 16 on the Manhattan and Polytechnic campuses. The university is reviewing alternate methods to celebrate the academic achievements of our students and will release details later.
Kansas State University has a dedicated webpage for commencement information and other useful materials regarding graduation and diplomas that may be accessed at www.ksu.edu/graduation