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Hattiesburg Campus

The deadline was April 25th to submit your RSVP to attend the ceremony.  If you would like to attend the Hattiesburg University Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 9th and you have not submitted your RSVP, you will need to come to the Registrar’s Office, Kennard Washington Hall room 110 to check on seating availability (Note: Seating capacity for the Hattiesburg event is limited to the first 700 students requesting seating per Fire Marshall Code).  

Students (undergraduates, masters, and specialists) who plan to participate in commencement are required to have a seating card (Doctoral students do not have a seating card) and commencement regalia.  Pick-up information is as follows: Barnes and Noble May 6th - 8th from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Seating capacity for the coliseum is limited to the first 700 students requesting seating per the Fire Marshall.

 If you have questions, please call 601-266-6813.


Gulf Coast Campus 

If you would like to participate in the Gulf Coast Commencement Ceremony and have not reserved your seat, please contact the Department of Student Services at 228-865-4565.

Gulf Coast cap and gown pick-up

May 6- 8th – 9 am – 6 pm
May 9th – 9 am – 1 pm

Seating cards will be distributed Commencement morning for the Gulf Coast Ceremony ONLY.