Cleveland State University Commencement

Cleveland State University Commencement

Commencement

Cleveland State University Spring 2023 Commencement 

Spring 2023 Commencement will feature two ceremonies, to be held on Saturday, May 13 at the Wolstein Center. The ceremonies will be livestreamed for those unable to attend in-person. Livestream information will be posted a week before the event.  

Ceremony run time: 2.5 hours (estimated)

More details coming soon!

Attention Students: Graduation applications are overdue!  Wednesday, March 1 is the last day to apply for graduation and be included in the Spring Commencement ceremony program. If you haven't already submitted your application, please work with your advisor and the registrar ASAP. We cannot add any student names to the program after the March 1 deadline.

All students are required to complete a graduation application well in advance of their projected graduation date. Students should consult their academic advisor before submitting their application. Please review full details from the Office of the University Registrar here.

 

Graduate Commencement To-Do List:

Apply for graduation. 
Students should consult their academic advisor before submitting their graduation application using the Graduation tab in Campusnet. Please review full details from the Office of the University Registrar.

March 1 is the last day to apply for spring graduation and be included in the Commencement ceremony program! Please work with the registrar in advance of this deadline to ensure your placein the program. 

Submit RSVP to Participate at Commencement (includes name pronunciation). 
Let us know if you plan to take part in the ceremony. RSVP webform goes live in late February!

Purchase regalia
Regalia will be on sale at Viking Outfitters (bookstore) online and in-store in late March. Confirmed date coming soon!  

Grab your guest tickets 
All guests will need a ticket to enter the Wolstein Center. More details coming soon!

Review commencement day protocols 
Plan ahead and know what to expect, what you can bring, where to park and more. Details coming soon!

Get social! 
Hashtag it up with #CLEstate2023 and #Vike4Life. We can’t wait to see all those awesome mortar boards!

We look forward to celebrating with you soon!

If you have any questions about commencement, please email graduation@csuohio.edu.