Saint Joseph 's University offers congratulations and best wishes to our class of 2016 graduates. We pray that the education they have received on Hawk Hill will provide the foundation for a lifetime of continual learning, service to others and personal happiness.
Welcome to the University's Commencement homepage. Here students, their friends and families can easily access information about the weekend, including ceremonies, academic attire, tickets, neighborhood parking, accommodations and more. Please visit often, as regular updates about Commencement will be posted here.
Apply to Graduate
Please fill out and submit the on-line graduation application by logging into The Nest:
- Select “Classes & Registration” page
- Within the Graduation Area
- Select “Apply to Graduate”
- Once completed, you may review your application at anytime by selecting "View Application to Graduate"
- For challenges with the graduation application please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Your Cap and Gown will be available for pick up at the Graduation Salute in March in McShain Hall on the 5th floor.
Masters and Doctoral Students only: Please click here to order your Cap and Gown prior to February 19, 2016 for pick up at the Graduation Salute
Commencement Weekend 2016 Events-Maguire Campus for all locations
May 13, 2016 5:15 p.m. Baccalaureate Mass
Mass will be held under the tent on Maguire Campus
May 14, 2016 9:00 a.m. Doctoral, Graduate, College of Professional and Liberal Studies and Haub Degree Completion
May 14, 2016 3:00 p.m. Undergraduate Day Students