Honors Convocation/Graduation Ceremony

This page provides general information about our upcoming Honors Convocation and Graduation/Commencement ceremonies.

The 2014 Honors Convocation ceremony will be held on May 13, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theater.

The 2014 Graduation ceremony will be held on May 22, 2014, at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre.

The information posted here will assist you in preparing for this special day.

Make sure you review all the included in the links below, in addition to checking the Commencement Bulletin Board across from the Student Affairs Office for the latest updates.

Application for Graduation Form

Graduation Checklist

Check your academic requirements with an advisor in Student Services. Ensure you have met the Associate Degree requirements. If necessary, make any last minute schedule changes.
Deadline: September (Fall semester drop/add)

If transferring to another school in the immediate future, ensure you meet application deadlines. If you need to write a personal statement, start early so that others can review it and offer suggestions. Request any letters of recommendation that might be needed several weeks before your application deadline.
Deadline: Varies by school, usually early- to mid-fall

Complete you Application for Graduation form. The application can be submitted a semester before your last semester at UW-S, but no later than these deadline dates. If you apply after that date, you name will NOT appear in the Commencement program. You cannot graduate without completing this application. Students completing their final six or fewer credits during the summer 2011 sessions must also submit an Application for Graduation. Complete the application before these deadlines:
Spring: March 15
Summer: June 15
Fall: Dec. 15

Complete the Commencement Attendance Form online or pick one up and return it to the Student Affairs Office.
Deadline: Mid-March

Purchase or rent your cap and gown. Visit the Business Services office to place your order.
Deadline: Early-/Mid-April

Complete Financial Aid Exit Interviews. If you received a federal loan, and exit interview is required. Complete the interview online or talk to Mary Balde for instructions.
Deadline: Before end of last semester at UW-Sheboygan

Contact Business Services to pay any outstanding bills you have with UW-Sheboygan. Your student account must be paid in full before you can receive your diploma or have any transcripts sent.
Deadline: Mid-April

Update your contact information online.
Deadline: End of last term

Forward your UW-Sheboygan email and download your files from the shared drive. For details, visit SHB_IT Help Desk.
Deadline: Within 6 months of your last class

Stay connected with UW-Sheboygan on Facebook. If you have not done so already, like "UW-Sheboygan Campus" on Facebook and stay on top of campus events and calls to the community. Search for UW-S alumni to network with and keep in touch with your graduated friends. 

Tell us about your UW-Sheboygan experience. We're listening! Please complete the Associate degree Exit Survey or the Collaboration Degree Exit Survey.