Cal U's 179th Commencement Celebration
Commencement ceremonies are held two times per year, in May and December.
December 2014 candidates MUST APPLY by September 26, 2014 to participate in the spring commencement ceremonies. Find December 2014 graduation applications online (applications will be available beginning 9/2/14).
Be sure to "save the dates" listed below and keep checking the Commencement Web pages for more details as the semester progresses.
Miss a mailing or email? No worries! Check out the recent correspondence sent to graduating students.
Emails: Please review the various emails sent to students' Cal U email accounts here.
Grad Pack (will be mailed mid-October to students who have applied by 9/26/14 deadline and indicated that they plan to attend the ceremony, including August 2014 graduates):
Second Mailing to Graduates:
Undergraduate Ceremony Instructions and Details
Graduate School Letter
Graduate School Ceremony Instructions and Details
Monday, October 27, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
University Bookstore / Natali Student Center
- Be sure to order your cap and gown at the bookstore by November 17, 2014.
- Check out current regalia pricing here.
- Order announcements and diploma frames online here.
Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Open only to graduating students - RSVP here!
Commencement rehearsals held immediately following dinner
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10 a.m.
Check here for our campus map and directions.
Watch videos of our commencement ceremonies from Fall 2007 through Spring 2013 here.
Graduating in May 2015? Mark your calendar now for Cal U's 180th Commencement:
Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 10 a.m.
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Parent and Family Portal
Are you a family member of a graduating student?
Visit our Family and Parents section of the Cal U website for timely information, key deadlines, information about services for your student and more.
Check out the Parent & Family Portal Facebook page and share experiences and information with other parents and family members about upcoming commencement-related activities.