1. Graduation Applications 

It is mandatory that you submit an online graduation application via jwuLink (Go to the Academic tab, under Graduation Application select the submit link). (please great hyperlink to page)

2. Exit Counseling Session

Students with Federal Direct Student Loans are required to complete exit counseling in the term that they are graduating. If a student is walking in the 2018 commencement ceremony, but will be engaging in additional classes in subsequent terms they will receive an email notification of when they should complete their exit counseling. Exit counseling begins with an online exit counseling session with a follow-up session conducted by student financial services toward the end of the spring term. Specific information regarding how and when to begin your exit counseling process will be provided toward the end of the spring term.

3. Cap and Gown Pick-up 

Once students have completed the exit interview, students will receive a cap and gown clearance.

Students may pick up their free cap and gown in the Bookstore starting late April 2018.

Students who do not complete a Student Financial Services exit interview will not receive a cap and gown. Students will not be allowed to participate in the ceremonies without a cap and gown.

4. Speaker and Vocalist 

The Commencement Committee is seeking students to deliver the Student Address as well as perform the National Anthem during the ceremony.

Interested students should complete the following forms and provide additional materials as necessary.