CSU, Chico Commencement

After Graduation

Join the Alumni Association and Stay Connected!

Not only does your Chico State Alumni Association membership entitle you to a myriad of benefits but your dues help the association to provide assistance to Chico State students and the University through scholarships, chapters, events, and activities, and campus beautification projects.

Join us: Chico State Alumni Association.

Update Your Address

Submit any changes in your local or permanent addresses immediately. There are two ways to do this:

  1. Update your address when you register to participate in Commencement Ceremonies,
  2. Update your address via the portal

Updating your address will ensure that all important university mailings, including your diploma, are delivered to the correct destination. It is especially important that, before leaving Chico State, all graduates update their permanent addresses.

Career Services

Contact the Chico State Career Center for information on job postings, career fairs, and resume workshops.

Network with other alumni on the official Chico State Alumni Association LinkedIn Group.

The Graduation Pledge of Social and Environmental Responsibility

Graduating seniors, do more with your degree than simply sustain your own life. Take the graduation pledge and join more than 110 other colleges and universities over the world in a commitment to social and environmental accountability. Pledge your commitment to all that you've learned at CSU, Chico by making a pledge to yourself. The pledge is free, simple and takes less than five minutes. Once you've made the pledge, you are one of thousands of students who are committed to social and environmental accountability for life. Find more information on the graduation pledge.

Insurance Discounts

Get group rates on medical, dental, vision, auto, and home insurance after graduation

More information about group rates.

Diploma Information

Following a favorable review and final evaluation of your records, the diploma will be mailed to the diploma address on file with the Graduation Advising Office approximately 12 weeks following the ceremony. If you need to update your address, please do so through your CSU, Chico portal account.

Any questions concerning diplomas or your graduation status should be directed to Graduation Advising.