Important Commencement Ceremony Reminders

Graduation Day

Congratulations on earning your freshly-minted Penn State degree! Here are some things you will need to remember the day of the Commencement ceremony:

Remember to dress appropriately:

  • Do not wear flip flops, shorts, or jeans
  • Do not display anything on your gown aside from honor cords and/or corsages
  • Keep cap decorations tasteful and messages appropriate

Important Notes

  • Turn off your cell phone
  • Leave valuables and other personal effects with your guests
  • Only service animals are permitted on campus