Students

Graduate Degree Application

To graduate, you must apply for your degree regardless of participation in the Commencement ceremony. Degree application is accomplished through myRedDragon. Students may apply for their degree now through March 1.

  1. Log into myRedDragon
  2. Select "Student" tab and go to the "Registrar" column
  3. Select "Degree Conferral and Commencement"
  4. Select "Apply for Degree Conferral." You must apply by March 1 to ensure that your name will appear in the printed program.
  5. At prompt for Commencement participation, indicate whether you plan to attend the Commencement ceremony.

Ceremony Selection

Graduate Students are able to select their ceremony online, Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 9 a.m.

To participate in Commencement you must purchase a diploma cover through our online ticketing process. The diploma cover is linked to your Student Line-Up Ticket, which you MUST bring with you the day of Commencement. 

To select the Graduate Commencement ceremony, complete the following steps:

  1. Log into myRedDragon
  2. Select the Student Tab at the top
  3. Under the Commencement 2019 Channel, select Commencement Tickets (first option)
  4. Select your ceremony (there is only one ceremony for graduate students)

Ceremony Attendance

To participate in the Graduate Commencement ceremony, you must have

Guest tickets are not required for admission.

There is no rehearsal for graduate students.  

Enjoy and congratulations! 

Contact Us

Samantha Howell
Special Events Coordinator
President's Office 
607-753-5453

Susan Vleck
Special Events Assistant
President's Office
607-753-2377