Graduate Checklist 

Use this checklist to keep track of all the things you need to do—from ordering regalia to confirming your participation in the commencement ceremony.

  • Due Immediately: Verify your graduation information
    If you have missed the April 9 deadline, please contact the Registrar’s Office immediately to confirm your participation in the Commencement ceremony.

  • Due April 20: Order your cap and gown.
    You can order your regalia here. Contact the F&M Bookstore with any questions.

  • Due April 30: Reserve your Guest Tickets. 
    In-person commencement participants must register their 2 guests. All guests must be registered in order to attend the ceremony. Only graduates can register their guests here.

  • Due April 30: Upload your photo, major and message for the Virtual Photo Mosaic.
    Create a personalized graduate slide that will be shown on the Commencement website in a unique Photo Mosaic. Photos of graduates participating remotely will be used in the ceremony. Click here to upload your photo.

  • Due April 30: Upload photos for your physical Senior Photo Book.

  • Pick up your Guest Wristbands.  Pick up at the Steinman College Center Cashier's Window  Wednesday, May 5 - Friday, May 7; Monday, May 10 - Thursday, May 13 between 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  You will need your F&M ID.  Wristbands not picked up will be brought to Clipper Stadium and guests can pick up directly on the day of ceremony.

Stay in the know! Check this website and your emails frequently as more information will be posted as it becomes available.