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Spring 2022 Commencement

Spring 2022 graduates only

  • Friday, May 20, 6pm
    • Graduate Ceremony - All Schools
  • Saturday, May 21, 8am
    • Undergraduate Ceremony - School of Social Sciences and Education
  • Saturday, May 21, 6pm
    • Undergraduate Ceremony for Schools:
      • School of Arts and Humanities
      • Business and Public Administration
      • Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering

Location: CSUB Main Soccer Field

There will be multiple ceremonies to allow for more guests (pending safety guidelines) and for shorter duration of ceremony time. More information coming soon!


  • Students who have a grad check on file with the Office of the Registrar for the spring 2022 term by March 30, 2022 are eligible to participate in the Spring Commencement. 
  • Registration will open on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 and will close on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 10:00 p.m.
  • Eligible graduates will receive an email on Tuesday, April 5 to register for commencement. Graduates should check their inbox and clutter folders for the email. 
    • Graduates who apply and submit their grad check after Friday, April 1, 2022 will not be included on the initial registration when it opens.
    • Fall 2021 Graduates will have to email the the commencement office in March 2022 to be manually added to the spring ceremony. Deadline to be added is March 31, 2022.

Guest Tickets

  • TBD

Regalia Online Ordering

  • Regalia online ordering will open in March 2022.
  • An email will go out to students and the link will be available here when ordering begins.

Safety Guidelines

  • Safety guidelines will be determined by April 2022.
  • For additional prohibited items, please review the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Honor Cords - Honors status is determined by your GPA. Students may locate their GPA in the student portal. The Commencement Office doesn't have access to students' GPAs.

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

IMPORTANT: It is important that spring 2021 graduates who are applying for graduation after the Grad Check Application Deadline to check on their student portal that their graduation term is Spring 2021. If it states another term besides Spring 2021, please email to change your graduation final term. This will ensure your name will be on the list that is sent to the Commencement Office to communicate with the graduates.

Commencement Ceremonies

Check out the CSUB YouTube Channel for the recorded commencement ceremonies!

CSUB YouTube Channel

Additional Information

Commencement Office
Dina Ebeling, Associate Director
Office of the Provost/Academic Affairs

For questions, please view the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Services for Students with Disabilities will work with graduates to provide accommodations for the graduate with a disability. Contact the office of Services for Students with Disabilities at 661-654-3360.

For the status of your grad check application, check your myCSUB email, email your evaluation's advisor, or email

Arts and Humanities
(661) 654-2221

Business and Public Administration
(661) 654-2157

Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering
(661) 654-3450

Social Sciences and Education
(661) 654-2210

Get a list of majors and departments by school