Graduation Information

       Congratulations to Our Graduates!  


For December Commencement 2017 details visit
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Hood and Tassel Information
Key Dates
List of Students with Honors December 2017
Preparing for Graduation
Prospective Graduates December 2017

Congratulations on completing your degree!


This webpage and 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, advisers, 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. 

Please be advised that your diploma will be available after commencement in room 201 in the Davey L. Whitney Complex for Graduate Studies. The Office of Graduate Studies will release it to you upon presenting your identification card or driver's license. We look forward to serving you as an alumnus of this great institution. 

2017 December Commencement Day Schedule

TBA a.m.
Graduate Students Line-up (1st floor)
TBA a.m.
Line of March Begins
10:00  a.m.
Commencement Program Begins

Commencement Speaker: TBA




Please bring the issued parking pass on the day of Commencement.  Special Note: Only one parking pass will be issued per graduate.  


Will be available at the HPER Complex Ticket Booth.


Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex 2nd Floor Athletic Concession Stand

Return your cap and gown immediately following Commencement at the concession stand located on the second floor of the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex. (The concession stand is located near the Department of Athletics' main offices).


Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex 2nd Floor Room 201


Class of 2017 Graduates
Class of 2016 Graduates
Graduate Degrees with Honors 2016

Class of 2015 Graduates
Graduate Degrees with Honors 2015