Undergraduate Commencement
Two Tippie Graduates

Graduation Cap and Diploma

Information for Graduates

Wondering what to wear and where to buy your cap and gown? Find out here.

Tippie graduate and her mother

Information for Guests

What to expect on your graduate's big day.

Alumni Network

Alumni Networking

Before you graduate, visit our alumni site and find out how to stay connected.

Undergraduate Commencement

Application Deadline

All graduating seniors must apply for their degrees on ISIS by the following deadlines:

  • Spring 2014 graduates: Apply by March 7 for Saturday, May 17, 2014, Commencement.
  • Summer 2014 graduates may participate in the May ceremony. In order to participate, summer degree candidates must submit their graduation applications by March 7 and complete the Early Participation in Commencement form in the Undergraduate Program Office, C140 PBB.

Pre-Commencement Reception, May 17

Students and their guests are welcome to join Tippie College deans, faculty and staff for a dessert reception, 1:00-2:30 p.m. Tippie Patio, invitations will sent to graduates via email in late March.

Spring 2014 Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Carver-Hawkeye Arena
Doors open at 4:00 p.m. Graduates should plan to arrive no later than 4:15 p.m.