There is no ceremony for students earning only a graduate certificate at this time.
Students are who are completing a graduate degree in the fall or spring term are eligible to participate in the fall or spring ceremony respectively provided that they:
Students are eligible to attend the commencement ceremony only for the term in which they are graduating. However, the Office of Graduate Studies recognizes that there can be certain circumstances beyond a student’s control that may prevent this. Therefore, if you have already graduated and wish to participate in an upcoming commencement ceremony, please contact the Office of Graduate Studies during the first month of the term by emailing your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be contacted with further instructions.
Summer graduates are invited to participate in the fall commencement ceremony following their summer graduation. However, the Office of Graduate Studies recognizes that there may be certain circumstances that necessitate a summer graduate participating in the spring ceremony prior to their term of graduation.
To be eligible to participate in the spring ceremony prior to your summer graduation: