Grad Finale




            GRAD FINALE


Come join us in the Harre Union, Ballroom B & C
March 29, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

                    Refreshments Served!   




All students who are planning to graduate in May or August, should attend the Grad Finale on March 29, 2012. Representatives from several areas will be there to assist students to prepare for graduation, commencement and post graduation. 

Important items at this event include:


  • Order your cap and gown for the ceremony through the University Book Center.

  •  Order your graduation announcements and class ring through Jostens.

  • Review your degree information and diploma name with the Office of the Registrar.

  • Receive commencement instructions from Integrated Marketing and Communications (IMC). 

  • Take advantage of career information provided by the Career Center.  Avoid long lines and take the Career Center   
         Survey online, click here: 
    Career Survey

  • Receive information regarding exit interviews and loan repayment from Financial Aid.

  • Ensure all financial obligations are taken care of with Student Accounts.

  • Sign your Class Banner with Alumni Relations.
    And more!

arrow    Notify the Office of the Registrar if you will not be attending the May Commencement Ceremony by sending an email to

If you are unable to attend Grad Finale, you must take care of these important items before commencement by contacting the departments directly.

Cap and Gown Pricing:

(Click this Book Center link if you need additional information including hours of operation)
$ 42.53 - Bachelor Unit (cap, gown, tassel)
$ 75.70 - Masters Unit with Hood
$ 45.74 - Masters Unit
$ 29.96 - Masters Hood  
$ 32.42 - Bachelors Gown Only
$ 36.63 - Master Gown Only
$   5.88 - Cap Only
$   4.49 - Tassel Only
Payment Methods:  Cash, Check (payable to University Book Center), or Major Credit Card.

Click Here for more information on commencement including:

  • Commencement Schedule

  • Shuttle service

  • Lodging

  • Reception

  • Guests with special needs

  • Photos and more

 CONGRATULATIONS on your achievement and we look forward to seeing you soon at GRAD FINALE!