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OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

Graduation

Graduation Information


Commencement Dates (tentative)

Change of Name Deadline: February 13, 2020
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: October 1, 2019

Graduation Application Deadline: January 10, 2020

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: Friday, May 1, 2020 


Ceremony Date: Friday, May 15, 2020 
Ceremony Times:
12:00 P.M.
      Virtual Commencement (#TAMUK20)
      (https://www.tamuk.edu/commencement)

Change of Name Deadline: June 8, 2020
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: February 3, 2020
Graduation Application Deadline: May 29, 2020 (Extended to June 5, 2020 Due to COVID-19 response)

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: Friday, July 31, 2020 

Ceremony Date: Friday, August 7, 2020 
Ceremony Time: TBA

NOTICE: Unless arranged through the Disability Resource Center, only graduating students may participate in the procession and cross the stage.  All family and guest must remain in their seats during the ceremony.


Change of Name Deadline: September 17, 2020
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: April 1, 2020
Graduation Application Deadline: August 31, 2020

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: Monday, November 30, 2020 

Ceremony Date: December 11, 2020
Ceremony Time: TBA

NOTICE: Unless arranged through the Disability Resource Center, only graduating students may participate in the procession and cross the stage.  All family and guest must remain in their seats during the ceremony.


Change of Name Deadline: February 11, 2021
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: October 1, 2020
Graduation Application Deadline: January 8, 2021

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: Friday, April 30, 2021

Ceremony Date: May 14, 2021
Ceremony Time: TBA

NOTICE: Unless arranged through the Disability Resource Center, only graduating students may participate in the procession and cross the stage.  All family and guest must remain in their seats during the ceremony.


Change of Name Deadline: June 10, 2021
Graduation Application can be found via Blue and Gold Connection

Graduation Application Opens: February 1, 2021
Graduation Application Deadline: May 28, 2021

Graduation Cancellation Deadline: Friday, July 30, 2021

Ceremony Date: August 6, 2021
Ceremony Time: TBA

NOTICE: Unless arranged through the Disability Resource Center, only graduating students may participate in the procession and cross the stage.  All family and guest must remain in their seats during the ceremony.



Steps for Completion of Graduation

 

Step 1.  Meet with your Academic Advisor (Undergraduates) or Graduate Coordinator (Graduates/Doctoral).

To ensure your success in meeting graduation requirements, you must meet with your advisor PRIOR to applying for graduation. If you are receiving two degrees from two different colleges, you must meet with both advisors. 

Step 2.  Application for Graduation

After meeting with your Senior Advisor/Graduate Coordinator, you may complete the online application for graduation. (Guide)

Step 3.  Review Information

Review the information on your application regarding commencement.  
Need a Name Change? Contact the Office of the Registrar prior to the deadline.
Need a Major, Minor, and/or Concentration Change? Contact your Advisor.
Need a Diploma Address Update? Make changes via Blue and Gold Connection. Once you log in select "Personal Information" on the menu option, then select "Update Address and Phone Number".