Graduation Information

The crowning achievement to an academic career is, for most students, Commencement. CMU encourages all students eligible for graduation to take part in a Commencement ceremony.

Graduating students can find more detailed information about Commencement on myCMU under the graduation tab.

Graduating Senior Information

Students wishing to graduate must complete the Graduation Application found on myCMU. All graduates are required to pay a $75 graduation fee to the Business Office before graduation; this fee is required regardless of participation in a commencement ceremony.

Academic Regalia: All students planning to participate in a graduation ceremony should order their cap and gown online.

Announcements: Students interested in ordering announcements can do so through the Eagle Store.

Commencement Ceremonies

Fayette

December 4th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Puckett Field House-Fayette, MO

Baccalaureate will not be held.

  • Only Fall 2021 anticipated graduates are eligible
  • Limit of 130 graduates per commencement ceremony
  • Each graduate may bring 4 guests
  • Registration is required for graduates and their guests

Commencements will be livestreamed. A Link to the livestream will be shared ahead of time via the university website and social media accounts.

Reservervation: All graduates planning to attend the Dec. 4, 2021 ceremony should complete the registration form for themselves and their guests (up to four per graduate). Reservation Form

May 14th, 2022 time, TBD

  • Only Fall 2021, Spring 2022, and Summer 2022 anticipated graduates are eligible
  • Limit of 130 graduates per commencement ceremony
  • Each graduate may bring 4 guests
  • Registration is required for graduates and their guests

Sedalia

May 11th, 2022 at 6:00 p.m.

Fred E. Davis Multipurpose Center
Missouri State Fairgrounds
Sedalia, MO

(Please note: This ceremony is for Master and Baccalaureate degrees only.)

Park Hills & Poplar Bluff

May 21st, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Mineral Area College Gymnasium
Park Hills, MO

Union

August 2nd, 2022 at 6 p.m.

Due to Covid-19, all persons entering the event will be required to wear masks. Guests will be asked to also sit in pods or family units and leave seats between families. 

(Please note: This ceremony is for Master and Baccalaureate degrees only.)

East Central College Theater
Union, MO

St. Louis

TBD