Faculty

Register to Confirm Participation

If you are planning on attending the Graduate Ceremony on Friday, December 20, 2019 and/or the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, December 21, 2019 and will be participating in the processional, please register here.

By registering through this link, you can confirm your participation, request a parking permit and order regalia. Academic regalia orders must be received by November 8, 2019.

Due to the university closedown, please return any rental academic attire after your role in commencement is complete. Two return stations will be available at Pinnacle Bank Arena following the ceremony – (1) near the graduate check-in area and (2) in the stage party room (Goldenrod Room).

Checking-In / Lining Up

GRADUATE CEREMONY – Friday, December 20

Pinnacle Bank Arena - doors open at 1:30 p.m.

Faculty Who Are Hooding

Faculty who are hooding a doctoral graduate must check in no later than 2:30 p.m. in order to be lined up and ready for the start of the procession into the arena. Please check-in at the registration table in the south lobby where the graduates also check-in. There will be a designated check-in line for faculty. Faculty who are hooding a doctoral graduate will line-up in the hallway with their student prior to the processional.

Faculty Who Are Not Hooding

Check-in for faculty processing in the ceremony must check in no later than 2:30 p.m. in order to be lined up and ready for the start of the procession into the arena. Please check-in at the registration table in the Goldenrod Room (stage party room). You will process in with the stage party and will be seated in the front rows on the floor of the arena.

UNDERGRADUATE CEREMONY – Saturday, December 21

Faculty Who Are Processing in the Ceremony

Check-in for faculty processing in the ceremony must check in no later than 8:30 a.m. in order to be lined up and ready for the start of the procession into the arena. Please check-in at the registration table in the Goldenrod Room (stage party room). You will process in with the stage party and will be seated in the front rows on the floor of the arena.