Onsite Graduation Ceremony

Overview

Onsite Graduation Ceremony Spring 2019

Congratulations!

The SJSU School of Information participates in the onsite commencement ceremony held by the College of Health and Human Sciences once a year in spring (May) to honor fall, spring and summer graduating students. Graduates from summer, fall and spring will receive an email from SJSU inviting them to submit an intent to participate form, and information will be sent on how to log in to Marching Order to provide name pronunciation information and claim guest tickets.

The College of Health and Human Sciences Commencement ceremony will be held at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, on Thursday, May 23 at 3:30 p.m. For more information about tickets and other details, see the University’s Commencement page.

Graduation Eligibility

Students who received notice that their graduation requirements were met and their degrees were conferred for August 2018 or December 2018 are eligible to participate in the May 2019 commencement. If spring 2019 is your last semester, and you intend to graduate in May 2019, you will only be eligible to participate in commencement if the following requirements have been met:

  1. You have been advanced to graduate candidacy (an approved candidacy form is on file with GAPE).
  2. You have submitted an Application for Award of Master’s Degree for May 2019 graduation (this is not the same as the candidacy form).
  3. You have completed INFO 289 e-Portfolio or INFO 299 Thesis

If you will be completing your degree during the summer 2019 term and graduating in August 2019, you will be eligible to participate in the May 2019 commencement as long as:

  1. You have been advanced to graduate candidacy (an approved candidacy form is on file with GAPE).
  2. You have submitted an Application for Award of Master’s Degree for August 2019 graduation (this is not the same as the candidacy form).
  3. You have completed INFO 289 e-Portfolio or INFO 299 Thesis

Please contact the SJSU iSchool Student Services Team, with any questions about the graduation application process, qualifications, and/or eligibility. Please email Sheila Gurtu if you would like iSchool staff to know the phonetic pronunciation of your name before it is recorded on the online graduation platform.