Ceremony Participants

Specialist's, master's, and bachelor's degree candidates for spring 2014 must RSVP their seating online, so seating assignments can be assigned. Candidates for graduation are asked to submit their request by clicking here: RSVP Seating Request


Fall 2013 graduates and summer 2014 undergraduate degree candidates are eligible to participate in the spring 2014 Gulf Coast commencement ceremony.  Students who wish to participate must complete a Graduation Ceremony Request form and submit it to the Department of Student Services.

Graduation Ceremony Request Form (PDF)

Summer 2014 graduate degree candidates must seek approval from the Graduate School to participate in the May 2014 Gulf Coast commencement ceremony. 

For additional information please contact:

The Department of Student Services
Phone:  228.865.4565
E-mail:  gcstudents@usm.edu