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Online Checklist for Graduation and Commencement


1. Log into FlashLine 

  • Apply to Graduate
  • Confirm your personal information: Name, Major, Degree and Diploma Mailing Address 
  • Remove a Student Directory Restriction 


2. Contact University Ceremonies 


3. Attend Pre Commencement Events 


4. Commencement Garb and Related Materials 


5. Attend Commencement 

  • Check In – Graduates report to the MAC Center Annex for check in 90 minutes prior to the start of their ceremony with cap and gown. 
  • Attend the Risman Plaza Celebration on Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Ring the Victory Bell, take photos with Flash and enjoy cookies. Rain location for the reception is the Kent Student Center Ballroom. 


6. After the Ceremony 


7. Diploma Mailing 

  • Diplomas will be mailed upon final approval to the graduate’s diploma address approximately 8-10 weeks following the ceremony.