Commencement > For Students > Apply to Graduate
Once you have applied for degree conferral, you are eligible to RSVP to attend commencement via Campus Connect. In Campus Connect, follow this navigation: Student Homepage > Academic Progress > RSVP for Commencement*.
This link will not appear until you have applied for degree conferral (see Step 1 above).
In the application you will be asked to provide instructions on how to pronounce your name. If you need assistance, we recommend using this website:
NameShouts. Note, the site allows a minimal number of name searches before asking you to sign up.
*The RSVP for commencement opens February 1, 2020.
After you submit your RSVP in Step 2 (see above), a link to the DePaul Bookstore ordering site will automatically pop up. You are not able to purchase your cap and gown until you indicate you will attend the June ceremony. The deadline to purchase your Cap and Gown is April 9, 2020.