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Graduation is right around the corner! Get ready for your big day with Grad Bash Fall 2021, happening Thursday, September 9th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Bookstore and the West Patio at the SIU Student Center.

Masks will be required.

SIU, along with the Student Center and University Bookstore, will host a “one-stop-shop” for all your graduation needs. Stop in the University Bookstore to sit for professional portraits, order your cap and gown, or check your graduation application status. Then step out on the West Patio to chat with our campus partners:

  • Learn how you can get a membership in the SIU Alumni Association
  • Talk with the Career Development Center
  • Receive information from Veteran Services
  • Chat with a Financial Aid representative
  • Find out about special graduation events and recognition from the Student Multicultural Resource Center

If you haven’t already applied to graduate, complete the graduation application in your SalukiNet account. The deadline to apply for December 2021 Commencement is Friday, September 10, 2021.  If you have questions regarding applying for graduation, please visit the graduation web site at the Registrar here: or contact:

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