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Graduation Information

Graduates, are you interested in speaking at commencement? 
Get information about our Commencement Speaker Contest and the deadline to enter your submission.

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Doctoral candidates, take part in our first Academic Poster Session on Commencement Day. 

Congratulations to our 2015 Graduates!

Congratulations on accomplishing this major milestone in your life! You will surely reap many benefits and rewards from your accomplishments.

Save the date for the following events:

Professional Development Workshop: Searching and Applying for Federal Positions
Friday, October 23, 2015 at 4 p.m.
University of the Rockies Leadership Room, 1201 16th Street, Denver, CO 80202

Golden Key International Honour Society Induction Ceremony
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202
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Graduate Brunch
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.
Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202
Note: Each graduate will be allowed one guest. You will be asked to RSVP to this in the coming months. Options for graduates to bring additional guests may be presented at that time.

Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
Mile High Ballroom at the Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202
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Graduates must be approved to attend the ceremony through the Petition to Graduate process. Graduates will be required to arrive early for picture-taking and to line up for the ceremony. Guest seating will not be limited for the 2015 Commencement Ceremony. More information will be forthcoming as the date nears.
Note: There will be no student rehearsal for commencement. The day's timeline and instructions will be provided to attending students in advance of the ceremony.

Saturday, October 24, 2015
Reception immediately following the Commencement Ceremony at the Colorado Convention Center.

Additional information is available on our FAQ page. Check back often, as the page will be updated as new information becomes available.

Document Center

Petition to Graduate – Doctoral Degree
Petition to Graduate – Master's Degree
Transcript Request
Request for Recommendation
Request for Replacement/Duplicate Diploma

Contact Information

If you have questions about the graduation ceremony, please contact the following:

Colorado Springs Students
Katina Jordan: 719.442.0505 ext. 30175

Denver Campus Students

Online Students
866.621.0124, ext. 30120

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