UW Commencement

Eligibility to Participate

See eligibility page for more info. If you haven’t already graduated or applied to graduate, make sure you apply to graduate by April 17.  See your advisor.

Make the April 17 deadline to have your name printed in the Commencement program.* This means:

Note: Students will receive information via their UW.edu email with instructions about using a special web form to either select a “Commencement Program Name,” if desired, or request not to be listed in the Commencement Program. See more on the Eligibility page.

*Summer 2020 graduates’ names will be listed in the 2021 Commencement program.

Order Announcements, Class Rings and Diploma Frames

See the mementos and flowers page.

Prepare to Register/Order

Complete Registration/Order Form

The Registration/Order Form will be available from our website. We expect the form to be available beginning the end of April. You’ll be updated on the exact dates soon. Be prepared to pay online with Visa, MasterCard, debit card, or valid checking account number.  Orders will be mailed directly to the address you provide.

Oops! I Need Extra…

No worries. We usually have extra tickets and parking permits available.