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Plan Your Graduation!

Is your degree completed? Verify your degree completion with an academic advisor.

You must complete the Graduation Petition Form, one per program, to determine if you are eligible to obtain your certificate or diploma and to participate in commencement. Please complete it and submit it before the petition deadlines.

Petition Deadlines by Quarter

  • Winter 2020: September 30
  • Spring 2020: January 31
  • Summer 2020: March 31

Commencement Information


To be determined


Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
720 W. Mallon Ave.
Spokane, WA, 99201


There is no additional cost associated with the commencement ceremonies. All costs have already been included in your paid tuition.

Honor Cords

Honor cords are given out at the same time students pick up their caps and gowns. Determination is based on a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher as of the most recent winter quarter completed.

Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society regalia are available for P.T.K. members to purchase at  If you are a Phi Theta Kappa member and you have questions, please contact Rob Vogel at, Angela Smith at, or visit Student Life for more information.

Cap and Gown Distribution

Cap and gown distribution: TBA


Childcare is not available during the ceremony. Please plan accordingly.


If you have questions about petitioning for graduation, please contact the Transcripts office at 509-533-8693.

If you have questions about the commencement ceremonies, please call 509-533-8657 or email

Live Streaming

Please check the day of the commencement ceremony!

Commencement Photos

If you walked across the stage with us in June 2019, you can find your photos and video by entering your last name using the link below. You can select what you want and purchase through the website, call us at 208.882.5594 or mail us a printed order form.


Contact Info for Grad Photos


219 Troy Highway
PO Box 8836
Moscow, ID 83843

2019 Commencement Video