Graduate Student Registration

Graduating Students

Graduate Student Commencement Registration

Registration for the 2016 CFANS Graduate Student Commencement ceremony is now closed. Students who still wish to register must contact gradhelp@umn.edu for more information.

The ceremony is open to graduates with degrees that were officially awarded within the previous two years and students who will receive their degree by December 31, 2016, and have met their program's eligibility requirements for commencement attendance. Students with degrees pending may participate if they meet their program's criteria for commencement attendance. Please check with your program if you are unsure of the requirements.

Registration Instructions and Deadline

Students must register by March 4, 2016 to have their names listed in the commencment program. Late registration requests may be accepted, but those students registering after the deadline will not have their names listed in the program. 

Attending the commencement ceremony does not imply that you have officially graduated. For information regarding steps required for the award of your degree, please refer to the University's graduate degree completion checklists: