Congratulations to Our Spring 2022 Graduates!

CONGRATULATIONS on being a Spring 2022 prospective graduate at Alcorn State University. This year’s Spring Commencement Exercise will be held Saturday, May 14 at 9:00 a.m. at the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex. Tickets will be required for Whitney HPER Complex and distributed to students when they pick up their caps and gowns. No tickets will be needed for the overflows areas designated as the Ray Johnson Auditorium Extension and the James L. Bolden Campus Union Ballroom.

The University will continue to enforce safety protocols to protect the health and safety of the campus community. Face coverings are strongly encouraged for venues when in small groups or in close proximity to others.

If your future plans include graduate school, please consider applying to one of the exciting graduate programs at Alcorn State University.

This page will serve as your primary source of information for commencement updates.

Deadline for Ordering Regalia Sun., April 17
Place Order for Cap and Gown NOW!
Undergraduate and Graduate
Faculty and Administrators
Cap & Gown Pick-up Wed., May 11
12 noon – 4:00 p.m.
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Cap & Gown Pick-up Thurs., May 12
12 noon – 4:00 p.m.
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Cap & Gown Pick-up Fri., May 13
Immediately following rehearsal to 3:00 p.m
E. E. Simmons Gymnasium
Rehearsal Fri., May 13
10:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex
Commencement Day Sat., May 14
9:00 a.m.
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex
Diploma Pick-up Sat., May 14
Immediately following ceremony to noon
Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex

About The
Commencement Exercise

Commencement is an exciting and memorable occasion for all of our graduates, but also a dignified and solemn one. Leaving before the ceremony has ended is disruptive and disrespectful to others. Graduates and their guests are expected to remain for the entire ceremony The last graduate to cross the stage should expect to receive the same honor as the first, so please show consideration for all graduates by remaining seated until the conclusion of the ceremony…Read More

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