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​Saturday, December 14, 2019

9:00 a.m.

Colorado Convention Center, Hall A

Please Note: Applying to Graduate is a separate process from registering for the ceremony.  Registation is required for participation in the commencement ceremony. Registration is conducted through the Herff Jones regalia rental website.

Commencement Fees:

Early Bird Registration Fees (October 1 - October 21 at 9:59pm MDT):
Bachelor's Degree - $45
Master's/Ed Specialist Degree - $55
Doctoral Degree - $72

Standard Registration Fees (October 22 - November 4; Registration closes on November 4 at 9:59pm MST):

Bachelor's Degree - $70
Master's/Ed Specialist Degree - $80
Doctoral Degree - $97

On-Site Registration Fees (May 9 & 10)- Cash Payment Required at Cap & Gown Distribution
Bachelor's Degree - $95
Master's/Ed Specialist Degree - $105
Doctoral Degree - $122

Commencement fees include cap and gown rental, a participation fee and all taxes and fees. Gowns and hoods (if applicable) must be returned after the ceremony. Graduates may keep caps and tassels. Please click here for information about academic regaliaRegalia must be rented through CU Denver's official regalia provider, Herff Jones.  All CU Denver graduates wear custom rental regalia showcasing CU's colors.

Cap and Gown Pick-Up

Pre-ordered ceremony regalia will be available for pick up on Thursday, December 5th from 10:00am to 7:00pm and Friday, December 6th from 10:00am and 5:00pm St. Cajetan's on the Auraria Campus. Bring your registration confirmation or photo ID with you when picking up your cap and gown order.  If someone else will be picking up your order for you, please make sure they bring your confirmation.


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