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DATES AND DEADLINES

September 29

Career Center Job and Internship Fair

November 7 


Students finishing spring 2017 may submit graduation applications at myAU.american.edu

Early January



Commencement Guide sent to students' permanent addresses

Late January



Today@AU reminder to students who have not applied for graduation

Nomination process begins for University Awards, including Student Achievement Awards, Scholarship and Service, and President's Award

February



Schools and colleges begin student speaker selection process (contact your school's dean's office)

February 1 



Deadline to submit Application to Graduate via myAU.american.edu 

March 10



Orders to doctoral regalia purchases due in Registrar's Office 

Mid to Late March


Regalia order form is activated for all students who are cleared to graduate by the Registrar's Office; regalia postcard emailed to cleared students

March 17



Student award nominations due 

Late March


Today@AU reminder to students who have not applied for graduation 

March 



Career Center Job and Internship Fair

March 28

March 30 



Graduation Fair, noon - 6pm, University Club, MGC Rooms 2 & 3 

April 10



Deadline to submit cap and gown orders

May 3



Ticket distribution for SIS & CAS ceremonies runs through May 9 -- AU Central

May 10-13



Regalia, parking passes, and SIS & CAS ticket distribution - Bridge Lounge (hours)

May  11


Senior Week Final Farewell (Tentative)

May 12



10 a.m.: Phi Beta Kappa Induction, Katzen Arts Center

2 p.m.: Honors Recognition Ceremony, Metropolitan Church  

4 p.m. Baccalaureate Service, Kay Spiritual Life Center

5:30 pm: University Student Awards Reception, Katzen Arts Center

8–10 pm: Toast to Graduates, Katzen Arts Center

 

 

May 13


9 a.m.: School of Public Affairs Ceremony (reception: Friedheim Quad)

1:30 p.m.: School of Communication Ceremony (reception: MGC University Club)

6 p.m.: College of Arts & Sciences Ceremony (reception: MGC University Club)

 

May 14


10 a.m.: Kogod School of Business Ceremony (reception: Mass Ave Lawn)

2:30 p.m.: School of International Service Ceremony (reception: Sharjah Plaza & SIS Building)

 

May 21


1 p.m.: Washington College of Law Ceremony (reception: Friedheim Quad)