Ceremony Information

All graduating seniors, regardless of program of study, celebrate their graduation at one commencement ceremony. Graduates are encouraged to invite family and friends.

The commencement ceremony typically lasts 90 minutes depending on the size of the graduating classes. Attire tends towards the formal with graduates in caps and gowns.

Commencement ceremony for the January 6, 2017 Graduating Class:

  • January 2017: (DeVry Graduates) Graduation will be held on Friday, January 6, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Graduate check-in begins at 4:00 p.m. Graduates must be signed in by 5:00 p.m. Latecomers will not be seated with the Graduation Class.



Other Merchandise
Most merchandise can be purchased online or ordered through the bookstore.


  • A photographer from Chappell Graduation Images will be at your ceremony to take a candid photograph of you at your special moment of recognition.
  • You will receive a free passport-sized digital proof of this photo on an order card within 5 to 7 days following the ceremony.
  • After your graduation, you may order online at http://www.gradimages.com/ or call 800-424-3686.
  • Since photographs will be available, family members and guests are encouraged to remain in their seats, relax and enjoy the ceremony.

Rings, Announcements, Caps, Gowns, and Tassels

Jostens representative: contact Karen Boekemier 602-818-6690 will be at the Phoenix campus inside Student Central on September 6 & 7 from 10 am to 3 pm, September 19 & 20 from 10 am to 3 pm, October 25 & 26 from 10 am to 3 pm, November 15 & 16 from 10 am to 3 pm and December 14 from 10 am to 3 pm to place your orders for caps, gowns, tassels, announcements and custom rings!

Next Grad Fest: TBD

 Please contact Karen 602-818-6690 to place your order.

Please click on the link below to order your cap and gown online:

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