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Graduation and Commencement

Commencement and Graduation Information

Congratulations, students! Through your hard work and academic success, you have reached graduation.

In order to prepare for graduation and your commencement ceremony, we have provided helpful information to assist the completion of this process. Be sure to follow and complete all applicable tasks on the Pre-Graduation page.

As a reminder, the Registrar's Office will communicate Commencement information through your email account. Students wishing to participate in the Commencement ceremony should check their email account regularly for pertinent Commencement/graduation information.

We are proud of your accomplishments and are excited to celebrate them with you!

Countdown to Graduation #SMTTT


Spring 2024 Commencement Schedule

Thursday, May 9, 2024
Bernard Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, MS | 5:00p.m.
All Doctoral, Specialist, and Master's Students

Friday, May 10, 2024
Bernard Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, MS | 9:00 a.m.
Undergraduate Students | College of Business & Economic Development 
and the College of Education & Human Sciences 

Friday, May 10, 2024
Bernard Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, MS | 2:00 p.m.
Undergraduate Students | College of Arts & Sciences and the 
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Saturday, May 11, 2024
Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Biloxi, MS | 3:00 p.m.
All doctoral, specialist, master's and undergraduate students on the Gulf Park campus


Commencement Live Stream

Commencement 2023 Gallery

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Office of the Registrar
Kennard-Washington Hall (KWH) Room 110
118 College Drive, #5006
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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Student Services One Stop
Gulf Coast Library (GCL) 101
730 East Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, MS 39560

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