How to Get Tickets

How to Get Tickets

How to get tickets

Follow these steps to secure your Commencement tickets

Step 1: Apply to graduate!

Students apply online through Self Service Banner, under the Student Menu, by clicking on the "Apply to Graduate" link. If there are any issues while filling out the application, please e-mail our Graduation Coordinator at

(Please note that Ed.D./doctoral students may not participate in the Commencement Ceremony unless they have already defended their dissertation.)

Step 2: Confirm your Commencement reservation/reserve guest tickets!

Confirm your participation in the 2019 Commencement ceremonies before April 1, 2019.

  • Visit the Student Self-Service page.
  • Access Banner Services and enter your Banner ID and PIN.
  • Select “Student” and click on “Commencement.”
  • Follow the prompts to confirm your attendance.

Completing steps one and two above reserves your guest tickets. Visit the UniversityTickets page starting April 15th to download tickets!

Step 3: Online ticketing!

E-Tickets will be available starting *April 15, 2019 at 9 am  through the UniversityTickets page.  Your tickets are reserved the moment you confirm your participation. Some rain ceremony locations are divided by major—please pay close attention. It is important to note that you can not access your tickets prior to April 15, 2019 at 9 am.

*IMPORTANT TO NOTE: University Ceremony and Celebration tickets must be downloaded no later than Monday, April 22, 2019. Guest tickets are required for this event. Unclaimed University Ceremony tickets as of April 23, 2019 will be released for redistribution.