Congratulations to our Spring 2024 Graduates!

CONGRATULATIONS on being a Spring 2024 prospective graduate at Alcorn State University. This year’s Spring Commencement Exercise will be held Saturday, May 11th at 9:00 a.m. at the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex.

The University will continue to enforce safety protocols to protect the health and safety of the campus community. Face coverings are strongly encouraged for venues when in small groups or in close proximity to others.

If your future plans include graduate school, please consider applying to one of the exciting graduate programs at Alcorn State University.

This page will serve as your primary source of information for commencement updates.

EVENT DATE LOCATION
Deadline to Submit Application for Degree Friday, February 9
11:59 p.m. CST
Undergraduate Student Application for Degree 
Graduate Student Application for Degree
Deadline for Ordering Regalia Wednesday, April 10
11:59 p.m. CST
Place Order for Cap and Gown NOW!
Undergraduate and Graduate
Faculty and Administrators
Cap & Gown Pick-up Wednesday, May 8
12 noon – 3:00 p.m.
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Cap & Gown Pick-up Thursday, May 9
12 noon – 4:00 p.m.
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Cap & Gown Pick-up Friday, May 10
Immediately following rehearsal until 3:00 p.m.
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Rehearsal Friday, May 10
10:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex
Commencement Day Saturday, May 11
9:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex
Diploma Diplomas will be mailed within two weeks to the address provided on the graduate’s application for degree. Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

About The
Commencement Exercise

Commencement is an exciting and memorable occasion for all of our graduates, but also a dignified and solemn one. Leaving before the ceremony has ended is disruptive and disrespectful to others. Graduates and their guests are expected to remain for the entire ceremony The last graduate to cross the stage should expect to receive the same honor as the first, so please show consideration for all graduates by remaining seated until the conclusion of the ceremony…Read More

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