Graduate Degree Application

To graduate, you must apply for your degree regardless of participation in the Commencement ceremony. Degree application is accomplished through myRedDragon.  To be included in the printed Commencement program, students must do so by March 1, 2024.

  1. Enter your ID and password.
  2. Select the "Student" tab
  3. Navigate to the "Registrar" block.
  4. Scroll to "Degree and Conferral Information."
  5. Select "Graduate Degree Application." 
  6. At prompt for Commencement participation, indicate whether you plan to attend the Commencement ceremony.
  7. If additional information is needed, please refer to the Degree conferral application process.

Ceremony Selection

Graduate students may select their ceremony and reserve their GradPass beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 18 through 11:55 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2024.

Visit the Commencement tab in myRedDragon for more details.

Ceremony Attendance

To participate in the Graduate Commencement ceremony, you must have:

  • Cap and Gown
  • Student GradPass 
    • Please visit the Commencement tab in myRedDragon for more information on how to print your GradPass.

Guest tickets are not required for admission.

There is no rehearsal for graduate students.  

Enjoy and congratulations.


Samantha Howell
Special Events Coordinator
President’s Office

Susan Vleck
Special Events Assistant
President’s Office

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