Ceremonies and Events
You can apply for graduation up to one year in advance of your commencement ceremony at your academic dean's office. Each office determines the deadline for graduation applications.
Residence Hall Move-out
You may stay in your residence hall throughout commencement weekend. Contact the Residential Life Office for more information.
Lost and founds are located at:
- Jesse Auditorium: Business Services, 311 Jesse Hall - 573-882-7254
- Mizzou Arena and the Hearnes’s Center: The reception desk at the south entrance of Mizzou Arena
Air horns and noisemakers are prohibited at commencement ceremonies.
Outdoor commencement ceremonies have predetermined indoor locations in the event of rain.
MU’s 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.
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.