For Graduates

Becoming a Bear grad

Missouri State University is proud to be your academic foundation, and we're excited to celebrate your accomplishments!

Fall commencement will take place 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m., Friday, December 12, 2014. Division of ceremonies is by college of major. If you are unsure of your college, check the list.

12:30 p.m.

  • College of Business
  • College of Education

4 p.m.

  • College of Arts and Letters
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • College of Humanities and Public Affairs
  • College of Natural and Applied Sciences
  • William H. Darr School of Agriculture
  • Global Studies majors

Graduation eligibility

We recommend you begin the graduation process before or early in your final semester. The application deadline to have your name included in the printed commencement program is October 31, 2014. You may apply after October 31 but your name will not be in the printed program.

Undergraduate students

Complete the online Undergraduate Application to Graduate located under the Academics Tab, Commencement Channel, in My Missouri State and review the Office of the Registrar's Graduation Eligibility website.

Graduate students

Complete the online Graduate Application for Graduation and review the graduation information for graduate students.