Graduation Guide

Graduation Calendar
Graduation Semester
University Application Deadline
Department Filing Deadline

Fall 2016

April 1, 2016

March 17, 2016

Spring/Summer 2017

October 1, 2016

September 15, 2016

Fall 2017

April 1, 2017 March 17, 2017
Instructions for Graduation

For instructions on how to apply for graduation, click here if you are majoring in Anthropology, Behavioral Science, or Organizational Studies. If you are minoring in Anthropology, Native American Studies, or Values, Technology and Society, click here.


University Commencement and department convocations are held at the end of every spring semester. The Department of Anthropology convocation ceremony and University Commencement are not held in Fall semesters. Students who graduate in the fall can participate in the Department of Anthropology convocation the following spring semester.  Invitations will be sent in April. Please make sure you have your current email registered through