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., December 11, 2015. Division is by college of major. Not sure of your college?

12:30 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

4 p.m.

  • College of Business
  • College of Education

Graduation eligibility

You should 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 30, 2015. You may apply after October 30 but your name will not be in the printed program. See graduation eligibility for more information.