Commencement Ceremony




Dear Spring Graduates: 

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation. Commencement will take place at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center on the Kent Campus May 9 -11, 2024. Each graduate who RSVP's to attend commencement will be allocated 6 guest tickets, cross the stage, and have their name announced. Below you will find your ceremony day.  Official times and additional ceremony details are forthcoming during the Spring semester. 

Advanced Degrees - Master's, Educational Specialist, and Doctoral

  • All Colleges 

FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2024
Undergraduate Degrees in the Colleges of:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Communication and Information

SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2024
Undergraduate Degrees in the Colleges of:

  • Aeronautics and Engineering
  • Ambassador Crawford - Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Applied and Technical Studies
  • Architecture and Environmental Design
  • The Arts
  • Education, Health and Human Services
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

RSVP FOR COMMENCEMENT: January 16 - March 1

  1. Log into Flashline
  2. Click on the Student Tab
  3. Under Resources, select Graduation
  4. Click RSVP for the Kent Campus Commencement Ceremony 
  5. Select Spring 2024 term
  6. Follow the prompts to answer additional questions.  
  • Please note: the phonetic spelling of your name is used to help the announcer pronounce your name for Commencement.
  • You will receive a confirmation of your RSVP selections when the form has been submitted. 

Don't forget to review your diploma mailing address in FlashLine! If it is incorrect, please update to ensure you receive your diploma.

Have questions about graduation? Flash, the Spring Commencement '24 A.I. Chatbot has the answers! Text ‘Hi’ to 833.337.1463

We look forward to celebrating you soon!


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