May 2020 Commencement Postponed
Per an email sent to all students by President Moudgil, the May 9, 2020 Commencement Ceremony will be postponed until November 21, 2020. All students that graduate in May or Summer are welcome to attend the November 21, 2020 ceremony. The Graduation Team will be reaching out to all students impacted by the postponed ceremony to encourage you to attend the ceremony in November. Expect to be contacted by the Graduation Team in early August for this confirmation.
Students that complete their degree requirements in May or Summer semesters will still have their degree posted and diploma made available by the schedule below:
May 2020 graduates:
Degree posted by – June 19, 2020
Diplomas available beginning July 6th
Degree verifications for employment can be completed starting June 1, 2020.
Summer 2020 graduates:
Degree posted by – August 28, 2020
Diplomas available beginning September 21st
Degree verifications for employment can be completed starting August 17, 2020.
As an upcoming graduate of LTU we encourage you to take advantage of the Grad Fair! This is a perfect event to celebrate your accomplishments by purchasing all items for your graduation day and future alumni status.
Commencement tickets will be distributed ONLY during the week of the Grad Fair. Tickets will be distributed in front of the Bookstore, during the same days/times the Grad Fair will be open. Each student will need a ticket, and is allotted TBD guest tickets in addition to their own student ticket. Please bring a photo ID with you when you come in to get tickets. Out of state students, please scan and email the Out of State Ticket Request Form to firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements to receive your tickets.
WHO: LTU Bookstore, Balfour, Graduation Team
WHAT: Commencement Tickets, Cap and Gown, Honor Cords, Diploma Frame, Class Ring, Graduation Announcements, Alumni gear
WHERE: LTU Bookstore (inside the Buell Building)
Regalia is ordered through the Bookstore.
Undergraduate (Associate and Bachelor degrees) students will wear the Cap/Gown/Tassel Regalia at an estimated cost of $60
Graduate Level students (Masters and Doctoral) will wear the Cap/Gown/Hood/Tassel Regalia at an estimated cost of $100
Honor Cords are available to eligible students at an estimated cost of $15 (for more information about honors eligibility please click here)
*Caps and gowns, honor cords, and diploma frames may be purchased any time before graduation. The bookstore cannot guarantee regalia sizes after TBD.
*Graduates who are also Veterans will receive an official pin in honor of their service which can be worn the day of commencement.
Class Ring Information
There will be a representative from Balfour to help you pick out a class ring and invitations
If you are not able to attend the Grad Fair but are interested in:
Class Rings and/or Announcements - Visit Balfour, or call 1.800.952.7002