Upcoming Graduation Ceremonies
Toggle ItemCollege of Nursing Convocation Instructions
- Babies are not allowed on stage with their parents.
- GoPro cameras are not allowed.
- Proper attire is Sunday dress.
- When you walk across the stage you will be given a diploma cover. Diplomas will be mailed later.
- Tickets are not required for guests and seating is open.
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Important Note: Since all graduates must be seated inside the Joseph Smith Building by 2 pm, the Processional will begin precisely at 1:40 pm!
Check-in prior to convocation at 12:45 pm:
Meet at the SE outside corner of the Joseph Smith Building.
Toggle ItemCaps and Gowns
Make sure to pick up your cap and gown from the BYU Store and ensure it’s not wrinkled when you walk in Commencement and/or Convocation. Please do not decorate your cap, gown, or tassel in any way. You will be asked to remove any décor prior to entering the Joseph Smith Building stage.
Graduates, you will not receive a full program initially. There will be an agenda of the program on your seats as you arrive. When you exit the building, you will be offered the opportunity to take a full program.
Toggle ItemIn Case of Inclement Weather
In the case of rain or snow, we ask that you still report to the SE corner outside the Marriott Center for a quick check-in. You will then be directed to the appropriate seating area per department inside the Joseph Smith Building.