Commencement Participation and Degree Conferral

Commencement Participation

When undergraduate candidates become eligible for graduation, they will receive notice from the Registrar's Office beginning in March. This notice will include instructions for how to register online to participate in the commencement ceremony.

View the Undergraduate Participation List‌. 

General Information

  • Students who participate in the Commencement exercises will hear their names announced and receive their diploma covers when they walk across the stage.
  • Any questions about degree eligibility or participation in the commencement activities should be directed to the Registrar's Office, 651-962-6700.
  • Diplomas will be mailed to candidates when all requirements of their degree are completed and the candidate's student account is paid in full. Diplomas will be mailed approximately eight weeks after all requirements are verified as completed.
  • Diploma frames are available through the St. Thomas Campus Stores.