Q) If I am not due to graduate until August, am I permitted to walk in May?
A) Yes, as long as the following criteria are met:
Q) Do we receive graduation announcements?
A) Yes. Each graduate receives ten graduation announcements, and you will receive an email when your announcements are available for pickup in the Office of Student Services. Please note: the announcements are not tickets. You may invite as many guests as you wish to both the Hooding Ceremony and the University Commencement. No tickets are required.
Q) On which side does my tassel go?
A) If you are receiving a doctoral degree, you will place your tassel on the left side. You do not move the tassel to the right; it remains on the left before, during and after graduating.
Q) Will there be food and beverages for guests at the Hooding Ceremony?
A) A reception for all graduates and guests will follow in the Wool Ballroom of Busch Student Center.
Q) Who do I contact for additional questions?
A) You may contact Janel Esker, Law School Registrar, at 314-977-2769, or Jon Baris, Dean of Students, at 314-977-3675.