Important Information for Fall Undergraduate and Graduate Candidates for Graduation (December Ceremony)

Do you plan to complete your undergraduate or graduate degree this fall and participate in the Fall 2015 Commencement ceremony on FRIDAY, DEC. 11? If so, please visit the COMMENCEMENT WEB SITE at – there is a link to this site on the Student Academics tab in MyWashburn (in the left column under Graduation and Beyond) and also in the A-Z Index at (under C for commencement). (School of Law candidates please see below).

The deadline to file the required online Application for Graduation (undergraduates and graduates) is Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. This form is located at and also a link to this form is available on the Commencement web site. Questions regarding the Application for Graduation and eligibility to participate in the ceremony should be directed to [email protected].

On the Fall Ceremony page at under Important Information in the right column, there is a PDF “First Letter to Fall Candidates.” This is not actually a mailing, but it is the first notice and will give you the basic information you need to know. There will be one (1) official mailing on or around Nov. 13, 2015 of the Fall Ceremony Instructions to the final candidates who have filed an Application for Graduation and have received clearance to participate in one of the ceremonies.

Questions regarding the ceremony only should be directed to the Commencement Services Office at [email protected].

SCHOOL OF LAW – Dec. 2015 graduates of the Washburn University School of Law will find degree audit and commencement information at If you have questions about whether or not you have completed all requirements for graduation, please contact Donna Haverkamp, Student Records Coordinator, in the Dean’s office, Room 202 ([email protected] or 785.670.1661). Any law student or family member with questions relating to the Law School events leading up to and including the day of commencement, please contact Gwyn Nelson, Senior Administrative Assistant, Room 203 ([email protected] or 785.670.2460.)

Submitted and posted on 8/19/15 by CJ Crawford, Commencement Coordinator

Targeted to all students