Congratulations! All of your work has paid off and you are
ready to graduate!
Before you can be cleared for graduation, you need to
complete the application for
GullNet. For those of you planning to graduate in
December, the deadline is May 15. The deadline for May
graduation is November 15th.
If you are within a few credits of graduating and want to
walk in the graduation ceremony early, you may apply to do so.
Commencement website has the application to walk early
as well as information on the graduation ceremony.
You will need to be dressed in full academic regalia for
graduation. You may purchase your academic regalia through the
If you are an undergraduate graduating with honors, you will
receive your honors hood when you pick up your regalia.
Some clubs and organizations also wear cords with the regalia
to signify membership. Check with the leaders of your club or
organization to see if this applies to you. Members of Phi
Alpha receive gold cords during the induction ceremony that may
be worn at graduation.
For Graduate students, there is an additional hooding
ceremony that takes place the evening prior to the graduation
ceremony. This is a special event and one you should plan to