Commencement Information for Students

Printed invitations will be available starting Monday, March 21, 2016 for mailing to family and friends or to use as mementos. Note: Invitations are not required for admission to the commencement ceremony.

Invitations may be obtained as follows: 

  • Students may pick up their first set of four (4) invitations beginning Thursday, March 21 through Friday, March 25 at the circulation desk in the library during regular library hours. When you pick up your invitations, place a check mark next to your name on the accompanying list. If you need fewer than four invitations, please leave any you do not need for use by other students.
  • Beginning March 28 through April 8, students may pick up a second set of four (4) invitations.
  • Between April 11 and April 22, students may pick up a third set of four (4) invitations.
  • Between April 25 and May 6, a fourth set of invitations may be picked up for a total of 16 invitations.

January graduates will receive four invitations via U.S. mail and may e-mail the Commencement Committee ( beginning March 28 to request additional invitations.