Graduation

Commencement Timelapse

Getting Morrow Field House ready for commencement takes a great deal of effort. Enjoy this video to see how everything comes together.

Commencement

Slippery Rock University will celebrate the Class of 2022 with with one ceremony on December 10, at Morrow Field House. As additional details become available, they will be posted on this page. Thank you.

Upcoming Commencement Ceremonies

Winter 2022
Dec. 10, 2022 | 11 a.m. | Morrow Field House

The winter 2022 graduation fair will take place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Nov. 10, in the SGA Bookstore. Students participating in the Dec. 10 commencement ceremony can order class rings, purchase caps and gowns, and join the SRU Alumni Association at that event.

Note: Students applying prior to the "Deadline to Apply" date will be able to walk, receive a to-be-determined number of guest tickets, and have their names appear in the commencement program. Students applying after this date will need to complete the paper application.

Who Can Apply

All SRU students who plan on completing their degree requirements in either the fall or winter semesters are eligible to apply to graduate. Graduation is not an automatic process. You must apply for graduation.

Where To Apply

Commencement tickets are now available.  Eligible graduates can request up to four (4) tickets to the ceremony.  All tickets are complimentary and must be requested Tickets can be requested by clicking on this link. Once requested, tickets will be emailed to you from “noreply@audienceview”.  The email will be sent immediately.  If the email does not appear in your SRU inbox, please check your spam.  Please read the email sent with your tickets, as it contains important commencement information

Orders can be placed until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, November 28, 2022. 

Wait List Tickets

Graduates not using all of their tickets can donate them back to the Commencement Office for the wait list. Eligible graduates will have the ability to request two (2) additional tickets on a first-come, first-served basis. Requests must be made at the time eligible graduates request their four complimentary tickets. There is no guarantee that there will be tickets available.

Wait List tickets were released at 9am, November 29. Graduating students who receive an email notification that their waitlist request has been fulfilled must accept their additional tickets within 24 hours.  If wait list tickets are not accepted/claimed within 24 hours, they will be returned to the wait list.  This process will continue until tickets have been allocated.  All tickets reserved through the wait list are complimentary.”