Commencement

 

FAMU SUMMER 2022 COMMENCEMENT

Friday, July 29 at 6 p.m.


Alfred Lawson Jr., Multipurpose Center
1800 Wahnish Way, Tallahassee, FL 32307

 

Key Details:

Deadline to apply online for Summer 2022 Commencement was Friday, June 17.

(Failure to apply by Friday, June 17 will result in the graduate's name being omitted from the print and digital commencement materials.)

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Expand the questions below for answers to commonly asked questions regarding FAMU's Commencement ceremonies.

You may watch the Commencement ceremony on FAMU's Facebook page, FAMU's YouTube channel: FAMUTube1887, or on FAMU TV20.

One program will be provided for each graduate. All general attendance guests will have access to a digital program via a QR code which will be provided before the ceremony.

Yes, the Exit Survey must be completed before prospective graduates receive their name cards and cords. Please click this link to access the survey.

The deadline to apply online for the Summer 2022 Commencement ceremony is Friday, June 17.

Tickets are not required for the Summer 2022 Commencement ceremony.

Yes, the University's clear bag policy will be enacted and enforced during the ceremonies. You may click here for details about the policy.

Commencement rehearsal will be held on Thursday, April 28 at 4 p.m. in the Al Lawson, Jr., Multipurpose Center.

You may purchase regalia online using this link and from the University bookstore.  

Please contact your dean for information about honor cord distribution. Additional information is forthcoming.

The pinning ceremonies will be announced at a later date. Please contact your dean for more information.

Students are required to participate in the ceremony for which they have applied for graduation. For example, if a student applies for graduation during the Spring term, they will only be able to participate in the Spring Commencement ceremony. There are no exceptions to this policy.

Masks are strongly encouraged and will be provided the day of Commencement.

You may access the Spring 2022 Commencement program by clicking on this link.

 

Commencement Chairs

Name Email Phone
Genyne Boston, Ph.D. genyne.boston@famu.edu 850.599.3276
Valencia Matthews, Ph.D. valencia.matthews@famu.edu 850.599.3430
Sabrina Thompson sabrina.thompson@famu.edu 850.412.5755