Commencement Checklist

Are you ready to enjoy the big day in May 2024? Please review these steps and make plans to take care of all pending academic and financial matters well in advance of Commencement Weekend.

  • I have filled out the Application for Graduation and submitted it to the Enrollment Services Office. The deadline was February 1.
  • Before Friday, March 8, 2024: I have completed the Graduation Audit with my academic advisor. I understand that I will not be able to graduate if I have not completed all of my credits and requirements.
  • Before Monday, April 1, 2024: I have submitted any requests for name change, if applicable.  See: for additional details.
  • Before Friday, April 5, 2024: I have paid all of my bills including any outstanding tuition payments, library fines, and parking fees and I have settled any other financial obligations to Trinity. Questions? Reach out to Enrollment Services at 202-884-9530 or stop by Main 154 to discuss your standing.
  • Before Thursday, May 16, 2024: I have purchased and picked up my regalia for Commencement.
    • Regalia Purchase: Business Office, located in Main Hall 114 (1st floor)
    • Regalia Pickup: Student Affairs, located in Main Hall 223 (2nd floor)
    • Regalia Sales and Pickup will begin on Monday, April 22, 2024, and continue through Thursday, May 16, 2024.  See for detailed information.
  • I have reviewed the schedule of events and understand where and when I am supposed to check in for my ceremony.
  • I have completed and submitted my May 2024 Commencement Reservation Form by Friday, May 10, 2024.

Graduates: Tell Us Your News!

Please take a few minutes to complete the online May 2024 Graduation Survey to share your experience and plans for post-graduation!

Questions about May Commencement?

Call the Dean of Students Office at 202-884-9611 or email


Photos from the May Commencement ceremony will be available to view and purchase starting Friday, May 31, 2024.


Spring 2012 Graduation