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2012 Commencement Checklist View as PDF

Here is a checklist of the major milestones in planning your graduation from Pace University. Not every milestone will apply to you, but you can learn more by clicking on the items below.

  Milestone:   Deadline:
Visit the Herff Jones website to ORDER your:
☐  cap and gown (to RSVP for commencement & receive tickets)
☐  graduation invitations or announcements
☐  Yearbook (order by April 25th
☐  Pace ring
☐ senior portrait (deadline is past)
 March 9, 2012
Review your permanent and local addresses through myPace Portal to be sure they are accurate. So you can get your DIPLOMA!
March 15, 2012
☐ Check out your Commencement Guide and download it! March
☐  Register for your Alumni Card with the Alumni Affairs Office. Learn about this and other alumni benefits and resources.
☐  Make your senior class gift  March-May
Declare your degree candidacy - College Honors:

Students interested in obtaining their Latin Honors medallion should contact their school based adviser


☐  National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) survey

Your department/school awards ceremony (RSVP)
Pick-up your tickets, cap, gown, and all other attire for Commencement
April & May

☐  Sign the 2012 Graduation Pledge of Social and Environmental Responsibility

Set a place to meet your family following University Commencement (the ceremony takes approximately 2.5 hours).
Attend 2012 Pace University Commencement:
Friday, May 11, 2012 – Pleasantville Undergraduate Ceremony – Goldstein Gym;
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 – NY Undergraduate and Graduate Level ceremonies - Radio City Music Hall;

May 11

May 16

Do not forget!  Apply for graduation to determine if you are eligible to participate in Commencement 2012

If you do not apply for graduation by March 15th your name will not be in the Commencement 2012 program.


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