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Undergraduate Graduation and Commencement Information

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Congratulations to AUGUST 2017 Degree Recipients.  All August graduates are invited to attend the December 2017 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 16, 2017. 


FALL 2017 Commencement 101 Information Session:

For upcoming December 2017 graduates (and August 2017 graduates):

WHEN:  Thursday, October 19, 2017

WHERE: Dina's Place at the DiGiorgio Campus Center

TIME:  11:00 a.m. to Noon

Commencement101 Information Session is for all Undergraduate December 2017 Degree Applicants, as well as August 2017 graduates who wish to participate in the December 2017 Commencement Ceremony.  Come learn more about the final weeks leading up to graduation and receive information regarding the commencement ceremony such as check-in, seating, photography and other ceremony proceedings.



For all Graduate and Undergraduate December 2017 Degree Applicants.

WHEN:  Tuesday, October 31

WHERE:  The Bookstore

TIME:  10am-5pm

GRAD-FINALE is a one-day event that will be held Tuesday, October 31 from 10am-5pm at the Bookstore.  At this event you will be able to purchase your  cap/gown, invitations, etc.; learn more about alumni benefit; and be able to ask graduation questions to Records & Registration staff. 


 FALL 2017 Graduation 101 Information Session for Juniors:  TBA

 FALL 2017 Graduation 101 Information Session will be geared towards Juniors who have earned between 75-85 hours and are looking to apply for graduation.  Come learn the graduation process, how to avoid any delays, and what to expect when you are close to graduation. 

 Undergraduate Graduation Checklist:
  • Submitted graduation application to the Office Records and Registration
  • Completed senior survey  (Senior Survey will be emailed the week of graduation to all degree applicants)
  • Ordered cap and gown
  • Ordered announcements
  • Completed Cultural Events requirement
  • Completed a Perkins Loan Exit Interview (if you received a Perkins Loan)
  • Cleared your account balance at Winthrop prior to graduation
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