May 14, 2020
All eligible graduates must be added to the commencement list by this date.
Special Request for Name Change
All name changes must be submitted to the registrar's office. No name changes will be permitted after this date.
If you know that your name will change between Feb. 14th and May 13th, then you must inform the registrar's office by Feb. 14th to discuss your options.
Financial Aid Exit Interview
Any student that received any form of financial aid is required to complete the Financial Aid Exit Interview.
Special Request for Diploma Presentation
Students must submit a written request to the Dean to have someone other than the Dean present diplomas. Considerations are given for a family member employed as an LSUHSC full-time faculty member or an elected official. The request must include: student name, name of presenter, relationship, and LSUHSC affiliation.
All candidates for graduation should pay all fees, fines and other obligations. Your diploma cannot be released until all financial obligations have been met.
School of Allied Health: May 13th
School of Dentistry: May 13th
School of Graduate Studies: May 11th
School of Medicine: May 13th
School of Nursing: May 13th
School of Public Health: May 13th
Announcements can be purchased through the following website: collegegrad.herffjones.com.
Day of Schedule
8:30am - Graduates report to the gymnasium
9:00am - Guests may enter the arena
10am - Commencement procession begins