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Graduation is right around the corner! Get ready for your big day with Grad Bash 2017, happening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the SIU Student Center in the University Bookstore.

SIU, along with the SIU Alumni Association, Student Center, and University Bookstore, will be hosting an afternoon “one-stop-shop” for all your graduation needs. During Grad Bash you can do the following:

•    Get fitted for your cap and gown.
•    Learn how you can get a year’s complimentary membership in the SIU Alumni Association.
•    Sit for professional portraits with GradImages in a cap and gown. Remember to wear a collared shirt!

If you haven’t already applied to graduate yet, complete the graduation application at your SalukiNet account. The fee to apply for graduation is now $75.00. The final deadline to apply for May 2017 Commencement is March 10, 2017.  If you have questions regarding applying for graduation, please contact:

•    Undergraduates: or 618/453-2054;
•    Master’s and Ph.D. degree candidates: or 618/453-4550;
•    Law students: or 618/453-8765.

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Don’t miss this opportunity! Mark your calendar for Grad Bash.