CSU, Chico Commencement




Master's Commencement Ceremony Information

(Registration and ticketing distribution dates for the Master's Commencement Ceremonies are different from the Undergraduate Ceremonies) 

On behalf of the faculty, staff and administration of CSU, Chico, we would like to invite you to join in the celebration of Commencement to be held on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, May 19-21, 2017.

The Commencement ceremonies are designed especially for you and your family members to join in the celebration of this momentous event in your lives. We are sure you are all very proud of your accomplishments, and we at the University are proud of you as well.

For information on applying for graduation, you will need to follow the directions on the Evaluations website. Call the Office of Academic Evaluations at 530-898-5957 with any questions.

IMPORTANT: When you apply to graduate, apply for the semester in which your full degree requirements will be completed. This might or might not coincide with the semester in which your participate in the Commencement Ceremonies. Congratulations, and the best of luck to you!

Additional Information

Ongoing Deadlines

Apply for Graduation

March 1–April 30
Register for Commencement

April 4 @ 9 a.m.
Get your tickets online

May 2 @ 9 a.m.
Request additional commencement tickets

Note: Must Apply & Pay fees by February 10,2017 to have

Your name printed in the 2017 Commencement Program and your name printed on the back of the Grad T-Shirt

Need to order your cap & gown still? 

Contact the Wildcat Book store by
calling (530) 898-5222 

Graduation Portraits

Draper Photography
Phone: 209-604-1416
Email: draperstudios1@yahoo.com

Spring 2018 Commencement
May 17, 2018 - May 20,2018

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CSU, Chico Commencement