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Commencement Checklist


 

1. APPLY FOR GRADUATION  – Complete the application for graduation.

2. RSVP for the ceremony.

3. SPREAD THE WORD
Tell your guests information for family and friends attending the ceremony is available on this website, including information on lodging accommodations,  parking and maps and more. Please email the link to the Commencement website to parents, family and friends to keep them up to date on all things commencement. If you have parents or other family members who would like to receive regular email blasts from the commencement office, please contact us with their email address and ask to be added to the family and friends e-list.

4.  #uwograd – Share your good news and keep track on social media Facebook, Twitter and Instagram 

5.  AWARDS – Consider applying to be the class speaker at Commencement!

6.  UPDATE US –  Take Career & Professional Development’s First Destination Survey (undergraduates only).

7.  SPECIAL SEATING ACCOMMODATIONS
If your guests require special accommodations, visit our page on Eventbrite to obtain the necessary seating passes. 

8. ACADEMIC ATTIRE
Secure academic attire (cap and gown — and a hood if you are a graduate student) for the ceremony through the University Bookstore. 

9. DAY OF COMMENCEMENT
Arrive at Kolf Sports Center (lower level) 45 minutes prior to your ceremony. Bring your academic attire but leave your personal items with family or friends.

10.ENJOY
Relax and enjoy your ceremony. The ceremony will last approximately two hours. Out of courtesy to all of our graduates, we ask that you remain for the duration. 

UW Oshkosh Special Events Office  
(920) 424-3300
  commencement@uwosh.edu

Culver Family Welcome Center
625 Pearl Ave.
Oshkosh, WI 54901