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FALL 2014 Commencement Ceremony Information

The commencement ceremony for all undergraduate and graduate students at Tarleton State University, will be held Saturday, December 13, 2014, in Wisdom Gymnasium.  View our maps page for directions and a map to the ceremony locations.


IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Vital information concerning the status of the graduation application is sent to each student's go.tarleton email account. Failure to check this account regularly may prohibit applicant's graduation and degree conferral.

Attendance

All graduation candidates should arrive at Wisdom Gymnasium one hour prior to the beginning of the ceremony for check-in. Check-in will be in the small volleyball gym where candidates will receive a name card that they will hand to the announcer as they cross the stage.

All students are required to remain seated until the ceremony has concluded. Once the ceremony has completed, students will be allowed to leave.

Dress Code

Dress appropriately for the commencement ceremony.

Tickets

All ceremonies will require tickets except for the College of Graduate Studies ceremony.

 Each graduate will receive 9 tickets.

 Tickets will be distributed through the Dean’s office in each College beginning Monday, October 27th.

Diplomas

Diplomas will be handed out on stage if possible.

Reasons why a student might not receive a diploma at the ceremony include, but not are limited to:
1) Missing Grades
2) Failing or Incomplete Grades
3) Missing paperwork (i.e. substitutions)
4) Transcripts not received from other Universities for work that will be transferred in
5) Holds

Any student not receiving their diploma at the ceremony can come by the Registrar's Office to pick up their diploma in two weeks after the ceremony.

Commencement and Hooding Ceremonies

ALL CEREMONIES WILL BE HELD IN THE WISDOM GYMNASIUM

SATURDAY, December 13, 2014

9:00 am

11:30 am

2:00 pm

4:30 pm

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