Tickets

Tickets are required to attend the commencement ceremonies. There is no charge for tickets but each graduate receives a limited number of tickets. 

For Undergraduates

Graduation announcements, 3 tickets and instructions for commencement will be distributed from the dean’s office of your school beginning Tuesday, April 18 through Friday, May 5. Extended hours will be offered at the Office of Student Accounts & Bursar Services, between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 4.

Due to the numerous requests for additional tickets, the undergraduate commencement ceremony will be live-streamed in the Great Room of the Kelly Commons. Beginning Monday, April 24 at 9:30 a.m., the extra viewing tickets will be distributed from the deans’ offices on a first-come, first-serve basis. The limit is 2 extra viewing tickets per student.

You must complete the following before picking up your graduation packets:

  • Pay all Fees: Pay a graduation fee, if you have not already done so, and any other outstanding tuition balances.
  • Graduation Clearance Checklist: Please log on to Self-Service to review your customized graduation clearance checklist beginning Tuesday, April 11. Your checklist outlines the requirements you need to complete BEFORE you are eligible to claim your graduation tickets at the dean's office.

For Graduate and SCPS Students

Graduation announcements, 8 tickets and instructions for commencement will be distributed from the dean’s office of your school beginning Tuesday, April 18 through Friday, May 5. Extended hours will be offered at the Office of Student Accounts & Bursar Services between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 4.

You must complete the following before picking up your graduation packets:

  • Pay all Fees: Pay a graduation fee, if you have not already done so, and any other outstanding tuition balances.
  • Exit Counseling: Online exit counseling is required if you borrowed federal loans (Stafford and/or Perkins) and/or the TEACH Grant. Students will be sent instructions by email and can refer to the Financial Aid exit counseling page.
  • Graduation Clearance Checklist: Please log on to Self-Service to review your customized graduation clearance checklist. Your checklist outlines the requirements you need to complete BEFORE you are eligible to claim your graduation tickets at the dean's office.