Frequently Asked Questions
Students who graduate from our baccalaureate programs will receive a complimentary College of Nursing gold pin from Student Services. Alumni and graduate program graduates, you may purchase a College of Nursing pin here.
No, there is not a graduation rehearsal. College of Nursing staff will be on-hand to assist graduation candidates throughout the ceremony.
No, you will receive a diploma cover during convocation. Your official diploma will be mailed to you several weeks after final grades have been recorded and your degree has been posted.
Suggested attire includes dark pants, dark shoes, a white or light colored shirt, or a dark dress. Neckties are optional. Flat shoes or shoes with flat heels are recommended for safety purposes—you will be navigating several sets of stairs. Do not wear green on the outside of your gown as to not interfere with the photographer's green screen.
You will wear the tassel on the right side of the cap. The Dean will direct graduation candidates to move the tassel to the left side at the appropriate time.