In-Person Ceremonies

Check back soon for more up-to-date information regarding the In-person Ceremonies.

Prepare for Graduation: Checklist for Graduates

1. Check with your advisor to confirm your eligibility to graduate in May 2021.

  • Eligible students are those students who have been awarded degrees in September 2020 or January 2021, and those students who are expected to receive their degrees in May 2021.

     If you have any questions regarding your eligibility to graduate, please contact your dean's office.

2. Order your diploma starting March 8!

  • Log in to University Information System (UIS) via signon.stjohns.edu
  • Click on the Student tab.
  • Select Graduation > Application for Diploma

    Your diploma will not be ordered until you have submitted your application. The last day to submit a diploma application online is Thursday, May 20, 2021.

     If you have any questions regarding your eligibility to graduate, please contact your dean's office.

3. If you plan to participate in the in-person ceremonies in July, order your academic attire today!

  • Starting Friday, May 7, you can order attire from Herff Jones.
  • Academic attire is mandatory for attendance in the in-person ceremonies.

4. Review your academic information and be sure to UPDATE your personal contact information!

  • Visit the University Information System (UIS) via signon.stjohns.edu 
  • Confirm and update your mailing address, review your home address and contact information, and update your personal email
  • Review your transcript for accuracy of grade changes, transfer credits, etc.
  • Check your account for holds (parking tickets, library fines, etc.) and clear holds with Bursar's Office