Students

Online Checklist for Graduation and Commencement

Log into FlashLine 

  • Apply to Graduate
  • Review your personal information and update if needed:
    • Name: Please be sure that your name is listed properly, as this is how it will be announced and listed in the commencement program.
    • Diploma Mailing Address: Please be sure to update your diploma mailing address to ensure that you receive your package.
  • Remove a Student Directory Restriction 
  • RSVP to participate in Commencement: June 22 - July 24

Commencement Package Mailing

Be sure to RSVP to receive your commencement package so that you are all set on commencement day! 

Participate in Commencement

  • Visit www.kent.edu/commencement to tune in for the Virtual Commencement on August 15, 2020!
  • Please Note: All students will be invited back to campus for commencement when it is deemed safe to do so.

Graduation Attire and Related Materials 

  • Graduates interested in ordering gowns, hoods, degree tassels, or other regalia items can do so by emailing the Bookstore at SM8152@bncollege.com. See the instructions below.
    • Visit the Campus Bookstore online for regalia items, detailed information and pricing. Total the desired items and add a $5 shipping fee.
    • Click here to purchase a digital gift card for the total amount including shipping.
    • Email the Campus Bookstore at SM8152@bncollege.com the following information:
      • Name, Height, Weight, Masters/Bachelors, Extreme cap style (if desired), Stole style (if desired), Degree, Phone number, Address (No PO Boxes), eGift card number and eGift card pin.
    • The bookstore will send confirmation orders and shipping.
  • Order Personalized Announcements
  • Graduate Bookplate Program

After the Ceremony

Diploma Mailing 

  • The Registrar's Office will mail diplomas final approval to the graduates' diploma address (if identified) or permanent address listed in FlashLine 6-8 weeks after the commencement ceremony.