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Checklist and Information for Undergraduates

The new, combined 2011 Commencement ceremony will take place on Homewood Field on Thursday, May 26, 2011. Procession begins at 8:40 a.m.

Specific Information for Undergrads
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences and Whiting School of Engineering Graduating Seniors Info:

With graduation just around the corner, the following is a reminder checklist of items for prospective graduates to complete before the big day. Congratulations!

  • Donate to the Senior Class Gift Campaign - COMING SOON
  • Cap and gown ordering- COMING SOON
  • Flowers and Graduation T-shirts with all the graduates' names on the back will be available for purchase at commencement. You can pre-order your flowers and/or T-shirt here
  • Photos:
    • A photographer from GradImages® 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 5-7 days following the ceremony.
    • After the ceremony you may order online at www.gradimages.com or call 800-261-2576.
    • Since photographs will be available, family members and guests are encouraged to remain in their seats, relax and enjoy the ceremony.
    • To pre-register your permanent email address and receive a $5.00 coupon towards a purchase of $25.00 please visit www.gradimages.com/register.cfm and click on Pre-Event Registration. You may add contact information for up to 6 additional relatives and/or friends.
  • Graduation Announcements: Campus Book Center: 410-662-5850
  • Cap and Gown: Campus Book Center: 410-662-5850
  • Johns Hopkins University Commencement DVD: A professionally produced and packaged DVD of the commencement ceremony is available to order at www.gradmemory.com. For the first time, the DVD can also be personalized with the name and picture of the graduate. Visit www.gradmemory.com for more information. Questions: Toll-free: 866-977-4723 (GRAD) or Email: support@gradmemory.com
  • Yearbook: COMING SOON
  • Be part of the JHU Ring Tradition
  • Senior Week
Important Academic Contacts
  • Arts and Sciences Academic Advising: 410-516-8216
    Check on completed credit hours for graduation (student inquiries only)
  • Engineering Academic Affairs: 410-516-7395
    Check on completed credit hours for graduation (student inquiries only)
  • Registrar
    Order official transcript(s)
  • Student Financial Services: 410-516-8028
    Set up an exit interview
  • Student Accounts: 410-516-8158
    Clear up past-due payments
  • Career Center: 410-516-8056
    Have resume and cover letter checked
  • Campus Book Center: 410-662-5850
    Order announcements
    Order cap and gown
  • Make reservations at hotels and restaurants for guests
  • Return library books
  • Pay parking tickets
  • Be on Keyser Quadrangle at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 26th.
For questions and additional information, please call 410-516-7711 or email commencement@jhu.edu.