Washington State University

Commencement Ceremonies

    1. Apply to Graduate


    To be eligible to apply for graduation, you must have completed 90 hours and be certified in your major and option.

    You will apply and pay for the application online in zzusis, through the student center.
     

    To complete the application:

    Name on Your Diploma

    Be sure to complete the application with your name as you wish it to appear on your diploma. Your last name (surname) must match the last name (surname) on your official record.
     
    If you request any change to your name after filing your degree application, you also need to change your name with the Office of the Registrar, Undergraduate Degrees Area.
     
    Once your diploma is printed, your name cannot be changed or your diploma reprinted. An official name change is made through the Payroll Services, University Name and Address File Support Unit, Room 236, French Administration Building. 
     

    Degree and Date on Your Diploma

    Be sure to notify the Office of the Registrar (Undergraduate Degrees Area) if you change your degree or your major, so that your to-do list may be revised.
     
    Also, be sure to notify the Office of the Registrar, Undergraduate Degrees Area, if you change your graduation date. Dates are changed by completing a date change card. It is not necessary to complete another application to change your graduation date.

    Questions?


    Contact the Office of the Registrar, Undergraduate Degrees Area, at 509-335-9506 or 509-335-7724 or WSU.Graduations@wsu.edu if you have any questions about the steps to graduation.

    The Office of the Registrar is located in Room 346 of the French Administration Building.


    University Ceremonies, PO Box 641925, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-1925, 509-335-6674, commencement@wsu.edu