Commencement Walk-Through and Time Change Policy

Commencement Walk-Through Policy

Candidates completing requirements for a degree in December or May will participate in their respective ceremonies. Candidates completing requirements for a degree in August will be invited to participate in the December ceremony.

Students wishing to participate in a different ceremony must complete the Commencement Walk-Through Request Form.

Commencement Time Change Policy

Candidates will participate in the ceremony time in which their degree is listed. To view a breakdown of degrees for December 2016 commencement, please click here. Changing ceremony times is only permitted for graduates requesting to be in the same ceremony as an immediate family member or if there is an unavoidable conflict with the assigned ceremony time. In order for a change in ceremony time to be considered, graduates must complete the Commencement Time Change Request Form.


Please note that exceptions to these policies are very rarely granted and are only granted in extreme extenuating circumstances.