Congratulations! All your hard work is about to pay off and we are proud of you. We hope you are as excited about the commencement ceremony as we are. Please use the following as a guide to help you prepare for the big day.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
- March 2016
An email will be sent to graduation candidates using their UWEC email address with a link to a Commencement Ticket Reservation System to request tickets for your guests. (This is the only way tickets are reserved for you!)
- April 21, 2016
Senior Countdown event in Dakota Ballroom of the W.R. Davies Student Center. One stop for all your commencement needs: tickets, regalia, get to know your Alumni Association and much more
April 22, 2016
Speeches due for entry into the Student Speaker Competition. Email manuscripts to Debra at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|___________||Apply to Graduate http://www.uwec.edu/Registrar/student/Apply-to-Graduate.htm
|___________||Reserve your tickets. Watch for the email to reserve your guests seats in Zorn.|
|___________||Pay outstanding financial obligations including but not limited to tuition, fines, tickets, fees, etc. You will not officially graduate until all financial obligations have been reconciled.|
|___________||Update your contact information in MyBlugold and don't forget to provide an email other than your UWEC email address so we can keep you informed of exciting happenings at your Alma Mater|
|___________||Consider being a student speaker for Commencement. Deadline for submission is April 22, 2016.
|___________||Contact Career Services for help finding professional positions, resume writing and other career-related assistance|
|___________||Visit the University Bookstore to order graduation announcements or academic regalia. Consider the purchase of an international stole if you studied abroad.|
|___________||Attend the Senior Countdown Event on April 21 between 10am and 2pm in the Dakota Ballroom.|
Arrange any special seating necessary for elderly or disabled guests by contacting the commencement office.
|___________||Attend Commencement Rehearsal on May 20|
|___________||Take a moment and enjoy all that you've accomplished! We are very proud of each of you!|