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Congratulations!
CLASS OF 2021 AND RETURNING RECENT GRADUATES
The University is proud to recognize you among its alumni.

Fall ceremony

Sat., Dec. 11, 2021

Pullman campus

Summer and fall graduates, join us at 10 a.m. for a celebration showcasing the accomplishments of the Class of 2021.


Graduates of the Class of 2020 and Spring 2021

The University invites you to return to Pullman to participate in a special 1:30 p.m. Commencement ceremony honoring returning graduates.

Register now to participate.

Re-rent regalia at a discount.


Pre-Commencement checklist

See all dates and deadlines.

Take steps to complete your degree 

Register to walk in the Commencement ceremony
(beginning Sept. 1 for the fall ceremony)

Cap, gown, and more

Invite family and friends

Ensure that you and your guests have fulfilled COVID-19 vaccination or testing requirements

COVID-19 policy

In accordance with state and public health guidelines, all participants and guests age 12 and over must provide proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test conducted within 72 hours of arrival.

The test must be an FDA-approved PCR or antigen test conducted at a health center or pharmacy. Home test results will not be accepted.

COVID-19 tests must be completed before coming to campus. Screening tests will not be available at Cougar Health Services or on site.

Masks are required at all indoor campus locations and at any outdoor event with 500 or more attendees.

Commencement at WSU campuses statewide

The fall Commencement ceremony is held on the Pullman campus only.

College Commencement ceremonies

WSU holds separate ceremonies in the spring for professional degree candidates.