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Fall 2010 Convocation for Graduating Students

Date: Saturday, December 4, 2010
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Bass Concert Hall

The convocation ceremony will be held in the Performing Arts Center’s Bass Concert Hall, 23rd and Robert Dedman Drive. More details will follow later in the semester about the ceremony and line-up.

Academic Regalia Required: Caps and gowns can be obtained from the University Co-op. The Graduation Department will open October 6, 2010. Complete information on purchase or rental of caps and gowns will be available on University Co-op website by October 6. On the left side of this webpage, click on Graduation.

PhD Regalia: Purchase should be arranged by October 15. Rental is approximately $45.00 (mortar board, gown, and hood) or $65.00 (tam, gown and hood) and should be arranged by October 29th.

Masters Regalia: Purchase is $58.98 for the cap, gown, tassel and hood. Should be arranged by November 19.

BSN Regalia: Purchase is approximately $49.98 for the cap, gown, stole and tassel. This should be arranged by November 26.

Invitations: Graduation announcements and invitations may be purchased at the Co-op as well as other locations. It takes about 3-5 business days after ordering to receive the invitations.

Guest Tickets: Tickets will not be needed for your guests and there is no limit on the number of guests you may invite to the ceremony.

Photography: A photographer will be at the ceremony to take pictures of each candidate as they are congratulated by Dean Stuifbergen. A card will be given to you to fill out for the announcement of your name. The photography company will also use the card to mail your photo and you will be given the opportunity at that time to make a purchase if you choose.

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Affairs Office. We look forward to seeing all of you on Saturday, December 4.