This website will be your official source for information. Please read the information carefully to make sure you have the best possible experience on your commencement day.

You are invited to participate in the May or December ceremonies. If you plan to participate in the December ceremony, please be sure to register in the Triton Store. All August graduates will be listed in the December program. Contact your academic adviser for more details.

Fall 2017 Commencement

Saturday December 16        
Mark Twain Building  

10am Ceremony                                     
- College of Education
- College of Nursing
- School of Social Work
- MPPA           
2pm Ceremony                                      
- College of Arts and Sciences                                                              
6pm Ceremony
- College of Business Administration
- UMSL/WU Joint Undergrad Engineering

Congratulations on your pending graduation!
The University of Missouri–St. Louis hopes you will participate in the commencement ceremony as a way of celebrating your accomplishments. Follow the steps below to ensure you have signed up to graduate:
  1. Apply to graduate. If you haven't, be sure to contact your academic adviser today!  
  2. Register for commencement- when you purchase your cap and gown** at the Triton Store during the Graduation Kick Off you will be officially registered for your ceremony and reserving your commencement seat.

**Please be sure to purchase from UMSL's vendors to purchase the correct commencement attire:
- Oak Hall Cap and Gown Co
is the official UMSL vendor for caps and gowns
- Jostens is the official UMSL vendor for announcements and rings)

Pre-register your email with Grad Images for your commencement photos. Be sure to enter University of Missouri–St. Louis and get $5 off orders of $25 or more! Questions? 1-800-261-2576 or

You will receive your diploma in the mail 6-8 weeks post ceremony.