Graduation Checklist

Graduation Checklist

Navigating graduation and commencement is easy with this checklist:

  1. Make sure you are eligible and apply for graduation.
  2. Students who want to invite their family members from outside US should visit the International Student Services website for basic guidelines.
  3. Attend the Announcement and Ring Fair April 4-5.
  4. Register to participate in the Commencement Ceremony between May 2-22 and order the following:
    1. Check with family to determine ticket and parking needs
    2. Determine if any guests need accessibility accommodations.
    3. Review Cap and Gown information.
  5. Come to Grad Fair to pick up your commencement apparel and guest tickets.
  6. Order graduation announcements, class rings, diploma frames
  7. Join UWAA and support the Senior Class Gift.
  8. Need additional help or information? Contact us: or calling 206.352.3663.

Did You Know?

UW Bothell has awarded more than 15,000 degrees.