CU College of Nursing Graduation

Summer 2024 Commencement and Convocation

Event Details

August 19th, 2024

Commencement: 9:00 a.m. at Boettcher Commons


The date to apply for graduation has passed. If you intend to graduate in Summer 2024, please email immediately to discuss options for degree conferral and participation in the graduation events.

Student and Faculty Commencement/Convocation Regalia Information

Graduate Registration

Faculty Registration

The deadline to register and order regalia is 11:59 p.m. MDT on July 9th.

Cap & Gown Pick-up/Return

Items distributed on campus for graduates and students will be available to pick up on Thursday, August 15 and Friday, August 16 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Home-shipped regalia orders will arrive within 30 days from the date when you place your order, and at least three days prior to the ceremony.

Herff Jones will set up satellite return bins at Education 2 South to make it easier for graduates and faculty to return their gowns and hoods following the ceremonies.

Undergraduates are only required to return their gown. While graduate students must return their gown and hood. All students may keep their cap and tassel.

Important Information for Doctoral Students

Doctoral students will be hooded on stage and will be asked in the RSVP form to indicate your hooder’s name. It is the student’s responsibility to communicate with the hooder to ensure that the faculty member plans to attend the ceremony. Faculty members must confirm their participation by registering through the faculty rsvp website. Doctoral hooding is generally assigned as follows:

DNP Capstone Advisor/other CU Nursing Faculty Member

If you are having difficulty confirming with your hooder, please reach out to the Office of Admissions and Student Affairs.

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