Commencement Speaker:

Anya Kamenetz
Educational futurist

Undergraduate Commencement 2014

The ceremony will take place rain or shine. However, in the event of severe weather (thunder, lightning or high winds) the president will confer all degrees and end the ceremony. Guests will be directed to the O'Neill Center until the severe weather has abated.

Degrees Conferred: January 2014, May 2014 or August 2014

Celebrate your Commencement with family and friends at 10:30 a.m., on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at the Recreation Field (grass area adjacent to the student gravel parking lot) on the Westside campus, and be part of this day of special activities!

Students wishing to graduate must apply for graduation. Applications for a degree must be filed in the Registrar's Office.
You may download a copy here.

Academic Regalia Information

All participants in the academic procession are required to wear academic regalia. Undergraduate academic regalia orders are due by Monday, April 7, 2014. A $20.00 late fee will be applied to any orders received after Monday, April 7.

Academic Regalia Order Forms:

The online ordering portal is now closed.  All participants in the academic procession are required to wear academic regalia. Please come to the Alumni Office, Old Main 302, to order your regalia. A $20.00 late fee will be applied to all late orders, check or money order only, cash or credit cards cannot be accepted.

Faculty who need to borrow regalia should contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (203) 837-8298 or alumni@wcsu.edu.

Stole of Gratitude

The WCSU Stole of Gratitude offers an opportunity to say, "Thanks for helping me succeed." The Stole of Gratitude is worn by the graduate during the commencement ceremony. The new graduate presents the stole to its designated recipient immediately following the ceremony or on another suitable occasion.

More information about the WCSU Stole of Gratitude

Grad Salute/Academic Regalia Pick-Up

Graduates can pick up their academic regalia at the Grad Salute on:

 

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
3 to 7 p.m.
Feldman Arena, O'Neil Center
WCSU Westside campus

All graduating students are invited to this event where they will have an opportunity to finalize their Commencement needs in one stop and pick up their pre-ordered academic regalia. Representatives will be on hand to assist students in making final graduation preparations. Complimentary food and fun activities will be available. Plus, enter to win a free custom WCSU diploma frame and other raffle prizes.

On behalf of the 30,000 members of the WCSU Alumni Association, we welcome you to our alumni family. WestConn graduate celebrating

WCSU Weather Information

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The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

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