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Graduation

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Graduation

Fall and Spring Graduation

Each year, the Chillicothe campus has a Graduation Recognition Ceremony and reception to honor graduates. The graduates who attend this program will be wearing caps and gowns. No tickets are needed for the Graduation Event. This event is well attended and is a wonderful way to celebrate students' academic accomplishments.

GRADUATION IS NOT AUTOMATIC. To graduate, apply no later than the published graduation deadline. Students must apply for graduation (here(opens in a new window)).  

Contact Jaime Lowe for more information: lowej@ohio.edu or 740.774.7241.

Summer/Fall Graduation

The Chillicothe campus hosts a Graduation Reception to honor students who have completed their degrees during the summer and fall semesters. The reception will be held in the Shoemaker Center in mid-December.

Graduates who attend this reception will also be wearing a cap & gown, but are welcome to bring as many guests as they like. No tickets are needed for the fall graduation event. This event is a wonderful way to celebrate students' academic accomplishments.

STUDENTS MUST APPLY FOR FALL GRADUATION (here(opens in a new window)).  

Contact Jaime Lowe for more information: lowej@ohio.edu or 740.774.7241.

Cap & Gown Packages

All packages include the necessary regalia to participate in the Commencement Ceremonies. Individual items may be purchased if a student desires a souvenir or replacement item. Previous semester graduates may purchase packages by clicking (here(opens in a new window)).

*Please note that gowns feature distinct styles for Associate/Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral degrees. A Bachelor gown may not be worn at the graduate/masters ceremony.
 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Admissions & Registration
Student Services
T: 740.774.7241
T: 740.774.7730

lowej@ohio.edu
hoffmac1@ohio.edu

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