OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

Graduation

Graduation Information


Commencement Dates 

Change of Name Deadline: September 16, 2021 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: April 1, 2021
Graduation Application Deadline: September 1, 2021 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: November 30, 2021 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: December 10, 2021
Ceremony Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: Javelina Stadium

NOTICE: Unless arranged through the Disability Resource Center, only graduating students may participate in the procession and cross the stage.  All family and guest must remain in their seats during the ceremony.

Change of Name Deadline: February 10, 2022 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: October 1, 2021
Graduation Application Deadline: February 3, 2022 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: April 29, 2022 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: May 20, 2022
Ceremony Time: TBA

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, 2022 (5:00pm)
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: February 1, 2022 (8:00am)
Graduation Application Deadline: June 9, 2022 (5:00pm)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: July 29, 2022 (5:00pm)

Ceremony Date: August 12, 2022
Ceremony Time: TBA

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.