Candidates for Graduation Information
Baccalaureate: Graduates should arrive by 3:15pm, in cap and gown, to the Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church on May 2.
Commencement: Graduates should arrive by 8:15am, in cap and gown, to the Kester International Promenade on May 3.
Day undergraduate candidates for graduation must submit a graduation application to the Registrar’s Office by March 14, 2014. Applications are available in the Registrar’s Office and online at highpoint.edu/registrar.
Evening Degree candidates should remit a graduation fee of $85 payable to the Student Accounts Office by April 15, 2014.
Graduate School candidates for spring completion should apply for graduation in the Graduate School by February 17, 2014.
Candidates for graduation must notify the Office of the Registrar if they do not plan to attend the Graduation Ceremony. Any candidate for graduation who is unable to attend the Graduation Ceremony must provide the Registrar a current address so that their diploma may be mailed.
Commencement caps, gowns, and hoods must be ordered by March 14, 2014. Please follow this link to order your cap, gown, and hood. The High Point Campus bookstore will be open Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 6:00 a.m. and remain open until one hour after the ceremony.
Graduation Announcements and Rings
Balfour is High Point University’s official vendor for graduation announcements and rings. Orders can be placed online at www.balfour.com or by calling 1-877-225-3687.
Contact the Campus Bookstore at 336-841-9221 with questions.