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Graduation & Commencement Services

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from UW-Whitewater!

Please make sure that you have applied for graduation a minimum of two semesters prior to your anticipated graduation term.  If you have questions regarding your degree requirements, please contact your college.
The August 2019 conferral date for August degrees is August 17, 2019.  Diplomas will be mailed out in early October 2019 to the address you provided on your graduation application.  If you should need to change this at any time, please send an email with the request to

Here are some helpful links:

Apply for Graduation

Dual Degree Policy

Salute to Grads

Commencement Information and Ceremony Times

More Information  
Enrollment Deposit Cap and Gown Purchase
Jostens Loan Services Exit Interview
Replacement Diplomas


For information regarding the commencement ceremony, please visit the commencement website.

Are you interested in volunteering for Commencement? Fill out this form here.