Ceremonies and Events

Residential Life Move-out

You may stay in your current Residential Life assignment throughout commencement weekend. Contact Residential Life for more information.

Lost Items

If you lost an item, check in these areas:

  • Jesse Auditorium: Business Services, 311 Jesse Hall, 573-882-7254
  • Mizzou Arena or Hearnes Center: The reception desk at the south entrance of Mizzou Arena


Air horns and noisemakers are prohibited at all commencement ceremonies.


Colleges and schools do not have graduation rehearsals.


Tickets are not required for ceremonies, but could be subject to change. Check with your commencement liaison for more information.

Summer Commencement

MU does not host a summer commencement ceremony. Students completing a degree in August, may be allowed to participate in May or December. Please contact your school or college to learn more about participation policies.