Commencement Ceremony Registration

Students who have an active graduation application on file at the Admissions and Records Office will receive commencement registration information via their CSUB email. Students who plan to participate in the Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies must register their intent by completing the online Commencement Ceremony Registration form. Eligible students must register for commencement between December 9, 2016 through April 29, 2017.  To ensure adequate seating at each ceremony, students will be asked to register the number of guests attending.

  • No tickets are required for guests to attend commencement.

For more information, please email commencement@csub.edu


Eligible Candidates for Commencement

Students who filed to graduate for SUMMER 2016, FALL 2016, SPRING 2017 and SUMMER 2017 are eligible candidates to participate in this year's 2017 Commencement Ceremonies.


Commencement Instructions


Prohibited Items

In effort to make commencement a pleasant experience for all guests and participants, the following items are prohibited at commencement:

  • Signs
  • Umbrellas
  • Air horns
  • Camera tripods
  • Balloons
  • Beach Balls
  • Outside food
  • Bottles and cans
  • Alcohol
  • Fireworks
  • Strollers
  • Firearms/Weapons

People who violate these rule will be escorted out of the ceremony


Honors

Honors are awarded to undergraduate students who have completed at least 60 residential units of letter grade work as part of their baccalaureate program. The grade point average (GPA) necessary for graduation with honors are as follows:

summa cum laude
 
3.9 to 4.0 GPA

magna cum laude
3.6 to 3.89 GPA

cum laude
3.3 to 3.59 GPA

**Honors student’s names in the spring commencement program are based on the student’s Overall GPA at the end of the 2016 Fall Semester.**


Honors and Recognition Ceremonies


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