College of Agriculture

College of Agriculture Commencement Welcome Tent

Date: May 1, 2021

Time: 7:30am-8:30am

Place: Lawn on west side of Linfield Hall

Details: College of Agriculture graduates are invited to park on the Northwest side of campus and visit the College of Agriculture pop-up tent where CoA faculty and staff will offer their congratulations as graduates walk up 11th avenue to the commencement ceremony. Coffee, hot chocolate and mini doughnuts will be available. Faculty and staff will be distributed so that everyone can maintain social distancing requirements and masks are required for all in attendance.

Jake Jabs College of Business & Entrepreneurship


Jabs Graduation Gift Pick-up & Photo Booth

Date: April 30th, 2021

Time: 2 – 4 PM (MST)

Place: Jabs Forum

Details/Special Notes: This is a chance to show your parents around Jabs Hall and take some photos to commemorate your time as a business student. We’ll have some snacks and a little gift for you!

Jabs Virtual Graduation Celebration

Date: April 30th, 2021

Time: 5 – 6 PM (MST)

Platform: WebEx


Details/Special Notes:

Student RSVP by 4/21 here: 

College of Education, Health & Human Development


Department of Education Spring 2021 Graduation Party Open House

Date: April 30, 2021

Time: 4:30 – 5:30 pm

Place: Centennial Mall – North of Reid Hall

Details/Special Notes: Education Faculty, Staff, Family & Friends welcome!

Department of Health and Human Development Spring 2021 Graduation Party Open House

Date: April 30, 2021

Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Place: On the Lawn East of Herrick Hall

Details/Special Notes: HHD Faculty, Staff, Family & Friends welcome!

College of Letters and Science

Letters and Science Celebration Map

In-Person Celebration

Date: May 1, 2021

Time: Immediately following the 9AM commencement ceremony (11AM)

Place: The tents in the field next to the parking garage (see map)

Details/Special Notes: College of Letters and Science graduates and their families and friends are invited to a college graduation celebration. This is open to all graduating students in the College of Letters and Science, along with their family and friends. No RSVP is needed. Masks will be required at all times during the event. We ask that everyone keep 6ft of distance between each other.

Virtual Celebration

Date: April 30, 2021

Time: All Day

Platform: Facebook


Details/Special Notes: College of Letters and Science is collecting photos from 2021 graduates now until April 29thPlease submit photos in cap and gown, during classes, out in the field or working in a lab to this link. A Facebook photo album will be created on April 30th to celebrate CLS’s amazing graduates. Please share, comment and congratulate their accomplishments with family and friends.

College of Nursing

College of Nursing Recognition Ceremonies

Date: Saturday, May 1

Time: 4-7pm

Place:  SUB Ballrooms ABC

Details/Special Notes:

This event is not open to the public due to COVID restrictions. The event will go as follows;

  • 4-5pm Missoula and Kalispell Campus Graduates
  • 5-6pm Billings Campus Graduates
  • 6pm – Bozeman and Great Falls Campus Graduates

Honors College


Honors Medallion Presentation Walk Through

Date:  Friday, April 30th, 2021
Time:  3:00 - 5:00 pm
Place:  Norm Asbjornson Hall, outside Honors College Offices (Room 347)
Details/Special Notes: Students may walk by Honors offices, between 3-5 PM, masked and socially distanced,  at which time they will be presented with their honors medallions. Photos will be taken with the Dean, Honors faculty and staff members.

Honors College Graduation Celebration

Date:  Thursday, April 29, 2021
Time:  7:00 pm
Platform: Facebook Live

Details/Special Notes:  Prerecorded segments/live chat Facebook event

Diversity and Inclusion Student Commons 



The Diversity and Inclusion Student Commons (DISC) will host three virtual graduation ceremonies to celebrate our Black and African students, Latinx/Hispanic students, and LGBTQ+ students. Students will be recognized online during the last week of classes: April 26th to May 1st via the DISC website ( and our social media platform (Instagram: @msudisc). Applications can be found on CatsConnect and the deadline for recognition is Friday, April 9th.

Lavender Celebration

If you are graduating in the Spring or Fall of 2021 and identify as LGBTQ+ or an ally, we invite you to be an honored graduate.

Kente Cloth Graduation Celebration

Graduating students in the Spring or Fall of 2021 who identify as Black, African-American, or from African-descent are invited to register to be honored in the Kente Cloth Graduation.

Latinx Graduation Celebration

Any graduate in the Spring or Fall of 2021 who identifies as Hispanic or Latino/a/x is invited to register to be an honored graduate in the Latinx Graduation Celebration.