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Congratulations Graduates!

Please read the information below carefully.

December 2021 Graduation Information

Who: Any STHM undergraduate or graduate student who completed their degree in Summer 2021 or Fall 2021 semesters are invited to attend the December 2021 graduation ceremony.

When: Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 11:00AM

Where: Temple Performing Arts Center (TPAC) | Livestream information to be announced.

At this time, we do not have information on the number of permitted guests or ticket allocation. We hope to have that information to share in mid October. Stay tuned for updates on this page and via email.

Cap & Gown Information

All graduates must wear Temple regalia (cap, gown, and hood) to participate in the ceremony. Regalia is purchased at the Temple University bookstore and is determined by your degree level (Bachelor or Master’s). You may place orders in-person or online, but all regalia orders are shipped to home and are not available for pick-up in the bookstore. Visit Oak Hall to place your regalia order

Graduation Application

If you are anticipating graduating in December (Thursday, December 16th, 2021 diploma date), the graduation application site is now open.

You must submit an application for December 2021 graduation in TUPortal.

All undergraduates and graduates are required to apply for graduation online. If you previously applied for December graduation but did not complete your coursework, you are required to apply again.

To locate the Application for Graduation link:

  • Log into TUPortal and click on the Self Service Banner link in the left column
  • Click on Student Tools near the top of the page
  • Navigate to the “Records” channel, normally located on the right side of the page under the “Registration” channel
  • Before submitting, verify that all your program information is listed correctly on your application — your major(s), minor(s), and certificates.  If all of your information is correct, submit your application.  If any information is incorrect, please contact your advisor before submitting your application.
  • If you have submitted a graduation application through Self-Service Banner, click on View Graduation Application and review the information to be sure that
    it is correct.

May 2021 Graduates: Recording available here