The College of Humanities Convocation ceremony will recognize Baccalaureate, Master's
and Doctoral Degree Candidates for their degrees and honors earned. Diploma covers
are presented at this time to each graduate. All graduates are required to wear the
appropriate cap and gown during the ceremony.
Graduates should plan to arrive at the Jon M. Huntsman Center at 6:30pm. The ceremony
begins promptly at 7:00pm and is expected to last approximately 1 hour and 45 mins.
All undergraduate candidates should go directly to their seats as designated below.
Undergraduate students will not march in a procession. Doctoral and Master candates
will enter through the West tunnel entrance and will march in the processional. Please
bring a pen or pencil to print your name on the name card as you want it read and
pronounced. Both sides of the card must be completely filled out. The reverse side
of the card is used by the photographer.
Baccalaureate Degree Candidates
Please go directly to your seats in the sections marked within the Huntsman Center and as directed by the ushers.
All graduates should be in their seats no later than 7:00pm.
Doctoral and Master's Degree Candidates
Please enter through the tunnel entrance and staff will have you form two lines to
march in the processional. Candidates for doctoral degrees will carry their hood over
their right arm and will be hooded when the degree is awarded. Candidates for master's
degrees will wear their hoods with their gowns.
A commercial photographer will be present to photograph all candidates. You will be
asked to fill out name cards for the photographer, but you are under no obligation
to purchase pictures. Family and friends may take additional photographs as desired.
Tickets are not required. Guests can sit in sections that are not already reserved. The ceremony will be live-streamed
so other family and friends can tune in virtually.
Diploma covers are presented during the ceremony. Diplomas are mailed to student graduates
within three months of graduation. You may submit a request to the Graduation Office
to list your preferred name on your diploma at firstname.lastname@example.org in writing by the last day of classes for the semester the student is expecting to
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