Graduation Information

Klingler College of Arts and Sciences 2019 Commencement

The college looks forward to the celebration of the achievements of its graduates.

Date and Location

Sunday, May 19, 2019
Al McGuire Center: 770 N. 12th Street
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Tickets required

Graduation FAQs

How do I order my cap and gown?

Undergraduate and graduate students can order their academic apparel (cap/gown) from the Herff Jones website. The deadline to order academic apparel is Saturday, April 13, 2019

Undergraduate may retain or recycle their “Renew” cap, gown, and tassel. These keepsake gowns are produced from recycled post-consumer plastic bottles.

Master's candidates return apparel after the college ceremony at the Al McGuire Center to designated locations.  Tassels may be retained as a keepsake if desired.

When and where is cap and gown pick up?

Tuesday, May 14 from 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 15 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
If a graduate is unable to pick up his/her apparel, a friend or relative may do so. Information needed includes the graduate's name, degree, height and college.


Printed graduation announcements will be available for purchase in March at Marquette's Spirit Shop. For personalized and semi-personalized announcements, please visit Jostens website.


Marquette University parking structures and lots will be open and available to families at no charge. Street parking around campus is another option.

When and how should I apply for graduation?

Graduation application deadline (for eligible students) is February 1, 2019.

Please contact the College Records Office with any questions.

Hotels near campus

Here is a map of hotels found near Marquette's campus.


GradImages is the official photographer for the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences. Students can pre-Register on GradImages website.

Additional Information

Additional information about Commencement weekend can be found by visiting Marquette's Commencement website.