Grad Bash

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Graduation is right around the corner! Get ready for your big day with Grad Bash Fall 2018, happening from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, at the SIU Student Center in the University Bookstore.

Apply for Graduation by September 7 to be entered in a drawing to win free regalia rental!

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

  • Order your cap and gown.
  • Sit for professional portraits with GradImages in a cap and gown. Remember to wear a collared shirt!
  • Learn how you can get a membership in the SIU Alumni Association.
  • Talk with Career Services.
  • Receive information from Veteran Services.

If you haven’t already applied to graduate yet, complete the graduation application at your SalukiNet account. The fee to apply for graduation is $50.00. The deadline to apply for December 2018 Commencement is September 14, 2018.  If you have questions regarding applying for graduation, please vist the graduation website at the Registrar here: or contact:

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