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Commencement at TCU is a proud and joyful tradition where family and guests gather to celebrate our newest graduates.

Graduate Checklist

Chancellor Boschini Announces New Spring Commencement Date

Spring Commencement FAQs

Yes, the August 8 ceremony is for both undergraduate and graduate students.

The deadline to order your cap, gown and diploma is still April 1, 2020. If a graduate misses the deadline for ordering their diploma, there will be one printed with the name on the TCU record in the Registrar’s office.

The time and number of ceremonies will be determined at a later date, as soon as we have a better idea of how many graduates will be able to attend. The Registrar’s Office will send an email to all May 2020 graduates in May, asking that graduates declare their intentions and RSVP to attend by June 30, 2020.

The Registrar’s Office will send an email to all May 2020 graduates in May, asking that graduates declare their intentions and RSVP to attend by June 30, 2020.

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If you have ordered your cap and gown and do not pick it up, Jostens will take it back to their inventory.

Friday, August 7, we will celebrate with Senior Toast, which is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations. We will not have an outdoor reception. Graduates will receive information about Senior Toast by the end of June.

The date on your diploma will be May 9, 2020. Your degree will be conferred by May 15, 2020.

All diplomas will be mailed by certified mail to the permanent address on record in the Registrar’s office, beginning the last week in May.

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