Undergraduate Commencement Checklist

Ongoing

Update Contact Information

Ensure that your contact information is up-to-date in the MySanDiego portal.

Thursday
Nov. 1, 2018

Submit Petition to Graduate

Mandatory Requirement for All Graduates
The application must be submitted by Nov. 1 of your senior year using the MySanDiego portal "Senior" page. Review requirements to graduate

It is the student’s responsibility to submit the petition to graduate and meet all respective graduation requirements.

Students with questions regarding graduation eligibility or the petitioning process, email the Office of the Registrar (registrar@sandiego.edu), call (619) 260-2888 or visit the Office of the Registrar website.

Students with questions about requirements or prerequisites within their major should contact their faculty advisor or major department chair.

Please see the Undergraduate Academic Calendar online for additional important dates and deadlines.

Wednesday and Thursday
Mar. 13 and 14, 2019

Attend Grad Fest I

Grad Fest I
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Hahn University Center- (Forum C)

 

Tuesday
Apr. 16, 2019

Senior Send Off

12:15 p.m. in the Jenny Craig Pavilion

The Senior Send Off for undergraduate seniors takes place on April 16, 2019 at 12:15 at the JCP. Students learn about important commencement procedures and protocol, dates of Senior Grad Night and other senior activities, and other pertinent information. The senior class photo is taken at the end of the meeting. Attendance at the Senior Send Off is strongly encouraged. Please contact Commencement Committee (commencement@sandiego.edu) for more information or if you have questions.

Friday
May 3, 2019

Attend GradFest II

GradFest II
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Hahn University Center (Forums A, B and C)

Pick up tickets; pick up cap and gown; place orders for graduation announcements, class rings, and more...

Saturday
May 25, 2019

Attend Baccalaureate Mass

4 - 5 p.m. Jenny Craig Pavilion

See full schedule of undergraduate events.

Sunday
May 26, 2019

Attend Commencement

9 - 11 a.m. College of Arts and Sciences Commencement Ceremony

  • Students arrive at Jenny Craig Pavilion for line-up by 8 a.m.
  • Reception to follow ceremony (located on Torero Way)

2 - 4 p.m. School of Business and Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering Commencement Ceremony

  • Students arrive at Jenny Craig Pavilion for line-up by 1 p.m.
  • Reception to follow ceremony (located on Torero Way)

See full schedule of undergraduate events.

The commencement ceremony will be streamed live and the video will be available online following the ceremony.