STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)

From the main commencement portal you can view:

  • UM System Leadership Message
  • UMSL Leadership Message
  • Commencement Address from 2021 Missouri Teacher of the Year Darrion Cockrell
  • Alumni Welcome from Past President of the Alumni Association Stacy McMurray
  • Downloadable graduate recognition slides

Each college ceremony is available through a link on the main commencement portal where the full ceremony videos include:

  • Message from the dean
  • Conferral of degrees and turning of tassels
  • Presentation of graduates


If you have any questions, please call or email us at 314-516-5789 or commencement@umsl.edu.