OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

Graduation

Graduation Information


Commencement Dates 

Change of Name Deadline: September 15, 2022 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: April 1, 2022

Graduation Application Deadline: August 22, 2022 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: November 30, 2022 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: December 9, 2022
LocationJavelina Stadium
Ceremony Time

10:00 a.m.
Arts and Sciences
Education and Human Performance

4:00 p.m.
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Business Administration
Engineering

NOTICE: Only the graduating student will be allowed to lineup in the processional and cross the stage unless arrangements have been made through Student Accessibility Services.  All family and guests must remain in their seats during the ceremony.

Change of Name Deadline: February 9, 2023 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: October 3, 2022
Graduation Application Deadline: January 18, 2023 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: April 28, 2023 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: May 12, 2023
Location: TBA
Ceremony TimeTBA

NOTICE: Only the graduating student will be allowed to lineup in the processional and cross the stage unless arrangements have been made through Student Accessibility Services.  All family and guests must remain in their seats during the ceremony.

Change of Name Deadline: June 15, 2023 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: February 1, 2023
Graduation Application Deadline: May 31, 2023 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: July 28, 2023 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: August 4, 2023
Location: TBA
Ceremony TimeTBA

NOTICE: Only the graduating student will be allowed to lineup in the processional and cross the stage unless arrangements have been made through Student Accessibility Services.  All family and guests must remain in their seats during the ceremony.

Steps for Completion of Graduation


Step 1.  Meet with your Academic Advisor (Undergraduates) or Graduate Coordinator (Graduates/Doctoral).

To ensure your success in meeting graduation requirements, you must meet with your advisor PRIOR to applying for graduation. If you are receiving two degrees from two different colleges, you must meet with both advisors. 

Step 2.  Application for Graduation

After meeting with your Senior Advisor/Graduate Coordinator, you may complete the online application for graduation. (Guide)

Step 3.  Review Information

Review the information on your application regarding commencement.  
  • Need a Name Change? Contact the Office of the Registrar prior to the deadline.
  • Need a Major, Minor, and/or Concentration Change? Contact your Advisor.
  • Need a Diploma Address Update? Make changes via Blue and Gold through JNET.