Graduation Information

Congratulations to Our Graduates!  

This webpage notice provides a comprehensive summary of publication schedules for posting and printing of degrees for graduate students at Alcorn State University. This information may also be helpful to prospective students, their families, advisors, and the University community to maintain a well-informed group of constituents and customers. This information is presented to comply with the Graduate School Academic Regulations Procedures for Notification to Prospective Graduates, to disclose information about graduation and conferring of degrees.

Degrees are printed according to the published schedule in the Registrar's Office. Workforce Education Leadership diplomas are printed once a year, this timeframe is usually 6-8 weeks following May Commencement. Students completing their degree during the summer or fall will fall into this window.  

 Class of 2016 Prospective Students

 Graduate Degrees with Honors 2016

2016 Celebratory Events

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
School of Education and Psychology Teacher Induction Ceremony
1:00 p.m.
Oakland Memorial Chapel

Thursday, May 5, 2016
School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony Rehearsal
10:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony
1:00 p.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

Friday, May 6, 2016
2016 Commencement Rehearsal
3:00 p.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Alcorn State University Commencement 2016
Davey L. Whitney Health, Physical Education and Recreation Complex
Graduate Studies, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business
8:00 a.m.

School of Agriculture, Research, Extension, and Applied Sciences, School of Education and Psychology, School of Nursing, Golden Class
1:00 p.m.

Commencement Speaker, Attorney Johnny C. Taylor Jr.

2016 Commencement Day Schedule

7:15 a.m.
Student Line-up (1st and 2nd floors)
7:15 a.m.
Faculty Line-up (1st floor)
7:50 a.m.
Line of March Begins
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex will be closed to the Public in preparation for 1:00 p.m. Commencement activities.
11:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex Reopens to the Public
12:15 p.m.
Faculty Line-Up (1st floor)
12:15 p.m.
Student Line-Up (1st and 2nd floors)
12:45 p.m.
 Line of March Begins
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.



Class of 2015 Graduates

Graduate Degrees with Honors 2015