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June commencement ceremonies: Upcoming deadlines

​​Students at commencement

Get excited, June graduates — your commencement ceremonies are less than two months away! 

Please take a moment to review the to-do list below — we want to make sure you are ready for this important day. You can view the commencement ceremony schedule here​

June graduates 

To ​do by April 30
  • ​RSVP for your ceremony and reserve tickets in Campus Connect
  • Purchase regalia through Herff Jones
  • Enter the guest ticket lottery for a chance to receive additional tickets 

RSVP and reserve your ceremony tickets 

To RSVP for your college’s ceremony and reserve tickets, visit Campus Connect, click on the 'Advising, Progress and Graduation' tile and select 'RSVP for Commencement.' Please note the RSVP button will only be visible after you have applied for degree conferral (graduation). You must RSVP by Tuesday, April 30. 

By RSVP'ing, you are reserving six tickets for your ceremony. You will be able to pick up your tickets at Commencement Pickup in June. More information about the pickup event will be shared with you in May. 

Purchase your regalia 

To participate in your commencement ceremony, regalia is required and can be purchased through Herff Jones. The order deadline for June graduates is Tuesday, April 30

You may choose to have your regalia shipped (a shipping fee applies) or to pick up your regalia on campus at Commencement Pickup (no shipping fee). You will be given this option when placing your order. 

Refer to the Cap and Gown page on the commencement website for pricing and additional details. ​

Enter the lottery for additional tickets 

Graduates seeking additional tickets can enter the ticket lottery. Entrants will be emailed in early May with lottery results. Availability of tickets cannot be guaranteed and is based on graduate participation, so please plan accordingly. Enter the lottery by Tuesday, April 30. ​


As the ceremony dates near, updates and reminders will be shared through DePaul email, Newsline and DePaul’s commencement website. If you have any questions in the meantime, please email