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2021 Spring Graduation Recognition

Thursday, April 29 at 6 p.m. in Littick Hall 

Spring 2021 Graduation Recognition FAQ

  • How do I RSVP to attend the OU Zanesville event? 
    • Graduates received an email on March 16 with information outlined in a letter from Dr. Nissen. Details to RSVP are in the email.
  • Is there a rehearsal for graduates?
    • There will be no rehearsal this year.
  • When is the 2021 Spring Graduation Recognition?
    • Thursday, April 29 at 6 p.m.
  • Where will the 2021 Spring Graduation Recognition be held?
    • The ceremony will be held at Littick Hall on the Zanesville campus -- 1425 Newark Road, Zanesville.
  •  Is there a limit to the number of guests I can bring?
    • Yes. Each graduate will be permitted two (2) guests. This is due to Ohio University and CDC policies for reduced density. Guests will have assigned seating as well. 
  • Where will parking be for the 2021 Spring Graduation Recognition?
    • The best place to park is the east parking lot by Elson Hall. There is also handicap accessible parking available just outside of Littick Hall.
Parking Map


  • Will there be a reception for students and guests?
    • No. There will not be a reception this year due to Ohio University policies regarding COVID.
  • Will there be photos taken during the ceremony?
    • Yes, we will have a photographer taking photos. We will also have the Ohio University Zanesville photo backdrops available for students and families before and after the event. Additional information will be forthcoming to students.
  • What do I do about a cap and gown? What if I just need a tassel for my specific major?
    • Graduates can go here, https://ohio.shopoakhalli.com/. All orders (cap, gown, and major tassel) will be shipped to the address entered upon ordering. Cap and gown is required for all graduates participating in the ceremony. Ordering an individual piece is also an option if the graduate already has a cap and gown but needs a new tassel, for example. We will not be able to supply graduates with cap and gown on the day of event, no late orders permitted.
    • Deadline for orders is April 17, 2021.
  • Can I attend the Commencement Ceremony in Athens?


Contact Michelle Pendergast for additional questions