The college will honor its December 2019 graduates in a diploma ceremony held Friday, December 20, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. in the Maravich Assembly Center.

Students are asked to arrive at the Southwest Portal no later than 7:30 a.m.

Students must be wearing the proper regalia. All degree candidates are expected to wear a cap and gown, and the cap tassel should be draped over the left front of the cap.

Additional information will be emailed to graduates a few weeks prior to the ceremony. 

Basic information can be found here, and more detailed information may be accessed via the University Registrar's webpage.

Remember, if you are not attending commencement, diplomas may be picked up from the Office of the University Registrar in 112 Thomas Boyd Hall starting January 2, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

Diplomas will only be mailed with a written request, including full name and address, sent to the University Registrar at 225-578-5991 (fax) or Diplomas will not be mailed to a local address.


The May 2020 diploma ceremony will be held Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in the Maravich Assembly Center. May 2020 Diploma Ceremony info.