Ceremony Overview

Date: Sunday, November 22, 2020
Time: Ceremony begins at 1:00 PM. Arrival times for students and guests TBA.

The Winter 2020 Commencement ceremony will celebrate Spring 2020 graduates, Summer 2020 graduates and Fall 2020 candidates from the following colleges:

  • Agriculture
  • Arts and Architecture
  • Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Education, Health and Human Development
  • Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering
  • Letters and Science
  • Nursing
  • Gallatin College

RSVP Information

RSVP's are required for student admission to the Winter 2020 commencement ceremony.

Information on RSVP's will be emailed to all spring 2020 and summer 2020 graduates as well as fall 2020 candidates by the beginning of October.. 

RSVP's will be available for students October 1, 2020 through October 30, 2020. Late submissions will not be accepted. Students must RSVP in order to attend the ceremony.

Each student is invited to bring two guests. Information for guests will be collected during the RSVP process, and FREE tickets will be delivered electronically via email to guests the week of the ceremony.

Tickets are required for spectator admission to the Winter 2020 commencement ceremony.

Regalia Information

Regalia is required for students and faculty. See our Regalia Information page for details, or visit the MSU Bookstore to purchase, beginning October 1. Due to the uncertainty of weather conditions on the day of the ceremony, please be prepared to wear winter jackets and warm clothing underneath your regalia.