REGISTRATION - In order to participate fully in the commencement/convocation events, you must register at www.ucdenver.edu/anschutz/commencement You will see the Registration link and additional information on the left side of the page. Deadline to register is April 28th in order to rent your regalia on time. The College of Nursing will glean your information and your guests’ attendance from this site as well.
GUESTS – There is no limit on how many guests a student may invite to the Convocation ceremony. However, please carpool whenever possible as parking for the entire campus may get crowded due to the amount of ceremonies being held that day.
GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENTS - If you are interested in purchasing graduation announcements, please go to www.cbgrad.com.
REGALIA – Regalia can only be ordered through the Commencement website above. Regalia will be picked up in Room 1304 of Ed 2 North on Wednesday, May 25 and Thursday, May 26 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Nursing students must leave their regalia at the designated drop-off point at the Parade Grounds following the Convocation ceremony.
HONOR CORDS – Students will be notified regarding their academic standing and whether or not they will receive an Honors Cord. Students who have served the Univesity and/or College of Nursing may be given a separate cord as well. The College of Nursing presents these cords at no charge to the students, and you will find them in your regalia rental box. They are yours to keep!
NURSING PINS – All students graduating from the College of Nursing will be given a pin from the College of Nursing Alumni Association (see PINS tab on this website). Baccalaureate students will take part in a brief pinning ceremony after having crossed the Convocation stage. All other students will be given a pin as they cross the stage during the Convocation ceremony.
PARKING - For Friday’s Commencement Ceremony, parking can be found in the GREEN shaded areas (MV lot to the west, Snowmass/Aspen, Henderson Parking Structure, Evergreen and Leadville lots). Parking is FREE for students and their guests in these lots. A parking map can be found HERE.
OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS - You may order official transcripts once your degree has been posted. Check your portal periodically to see if the transcript is complete before ordering.
Transcript Ordering Process for All Graduating Students
Anschutz Medical Campus
Prior to ordering Official transcripts, students are advised to check their student portal to view their unofficial transcript
to ensure all grades and degrees have been posted. Degrees will not be posted prior to graduation date and not until all
grades have been submitted and posted. If you are having trouble viewing your unofficial transcript in your portal,
please contact Irene.Kristufek@ucdenver.edu for trouble shooting documents to help view your unofficial transcript.
Graduating students may order Official transcripts through our new online transcript service, “Parchment” via the
following link: https://exchange.parchment.com/send/adds/index.php?main_page=login&s_id=laY0ObQSX6K7JSaC
The following mailing services are available through Parchment:
Note regarding Mailing Services:
- Federal Express is available for an additional $30.00.
- Same day pick‐up is not available at Anschutz Medical Campus. To request Transcript Pick‐Up at Denver
Campus, you must order through “Parchment”
Important Note: Parchment will not hold transcript requests ordered prior to graduation and degree posting. If a
transcript is ordered in Parchment prior to degree posting, the transcript will be mailed without your degree.
Transcripts will not be issued if you have overdue financial obligations/“holds” at the University of Colorado.
For Transcript questions, please contact Irene.firstname.lastname@example.org, 303‐724‐8057.
DIPLOMAS – Baccalaureate students will be notified by Cindy.Walker@ucdenver.edu directly once their diploma is ready. Graduate students will receive information regarding diplomas. PhD students should check with the Graduate School directly.