Register to Participate in Commencement

Cheering graduates

Student Registration

Students must complete multiple steps to ensure they are ready for commencement.

1. Ensure you are eligible to participate in the ceremony.

Participation Eligibility

2. File your intent to graduate on Webcat with the registrar's office by March 28. This step ensures you have completed all of your degree requirements and is necessary for students to receive their diplomas.

File Intent to Graduate

3. Register to walk in the ceremony by May 8th. This step is REQUIRED for all students planning to attend the ceremony in May and is separate from filing your intent to graduate. 

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