Your time at Lamar University will be full of unforgettable moments, and the greatest of these is the day you graduate. It is our honor to celebrate this milestone with you and congratulate you on this great accomplishment.


Apply for Graduation

Get info about applying for graduation.  Applications for Spring begin
Tuesday, June 1, 2021.


Get information about applying for graduation and participating in the ceremony.


Find information such as dates, times and location, ordering your cap and gown, honors graduation and diplomas/transcripts.

Important Dates & Events

Important Dates & Events for Summer 2021
June 1 Graduation Applications process begins
June 11 Last day for departments to submit eligible students for summer 2021 graduation
June 1 Students can begin ordering cap & gowns online through Official Bookstore
July 6 Last day to apply for graduation
July 6 Name changes/corrections submitted, names submitted after this day may or may not appear in the program
July 16 Last day to order Cap & Gown online at LU Bookstore
July 6 Last day for paper graduation application NAME WILL NOT BE IN PROGRAM
August 5 Graduation Application Fee due/balances paid to receive diploma at ceremony
August 5 Notification of change - commencement attendance if applicable
August 9 PDF of Programs available
August 14

Lamar University Commencement Ceremony - 10:00 am

Montagne Center

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