Before Commencement

Faculty members who wish to be a part of the academic processional at Autumn Commencement on Sunday, December 17, should notify their college or regional campus dean by Friday, December 1.

Faculty who plan to hood a PhD candidate during the ceremony should also contact the Graduate School at (614) 292-6031 by Friday, December 1 for further assembly and hooding instructions.

All faculty are required to wear appropriate academic regalia in the processional and will need to show their regalia to be admitted into the Schottenstein Center. Caps and gowns may be ordered at Ohio State Bookstores. The deadline to do so for Autumn Commencement is Friday, November 10, at 4:30 PM.

All information is subject to change. We recommend checking back periodically for current information.