Congratulations on your pending graduation. The University hopes you will participate in the commencement ceremony as a way of celebrating your accomplishments!
The commencement ceremony is a joyous occasion for you, your friends and family, and for the University community as a whole. The conduct of the ceremony is governed by academic tradition, overall good manners, and state and local laws. Therefore, your cooperation is requested in creating an occasion which will appropriately highlight your academic achievements.