A group of nine students seated during a School of Business recognition ceremony in Allen Fieldhouse pose for a photo.

Graduation

The School of Business graduation recognition ceremonies are formal events that honor graduating undergraduates, master's and doctoral students.

Fall Recognition Ceremony

Fall 2022 School of Business Graduation Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, December 10, 2022
Lied Center of Kansas
1600 Stewart Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045

School of Business graduates must wear a cap and gown to participate. Master's and doctoral students should bring their hoods. 

Tickets are not required for guests to attend School of Business recognition ceremonies. The School of Business will continue to assess and adhere to any potential changes in university policies and protocols.

All graduates, regardless of their participation in the recognition ceremony, will need to complete the school's Graduation and Destination Survey. Each semester, the school announces via email when the survey becomes available.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend University of Kansas sponsored events. If you or a guest require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this event, please contact us at bschoolgraduation@ku.edu.

Spring 2022 Recognition Ceremonies

School of Business Graduate (MAcc, MBA, MS, MSB, Ph.D.) Recognition Ceremony
4 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2022
Allen Fieldhouse
1651 Naismith Drive
Lawrence, KS 66044

School of Business Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony
7 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2022
Allen Fieldhouse
1651 Naismith Drive
Lawrence, KS 66044


Attire and announcements

Graduation regalia and announcements can be found at the KU Bookstore, 785-864-4640. Undergraduates should have light brown/drab-colored tassels, and master's and doctoral students should have black tassels.

Honors: Students in the University Honors Program may wear honor cords. Members of Beta Gamma Sigma may wear honor stoles. Business Honors students and Finance Scholars should see their program director for program cords.

Degree information in announcements should read:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Management & Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Administration
  • Accounting Certificate (if applicable)
  • Minor (if applicable)
  • Master of Accounting
  • Master of Science in Business
  • Master of Science in Business Analytics
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration-Juris Doctor
  • Master of Business Administration-Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Master of Business Administration-Doctor of Medicine
  • Master of Business Administration-Petroleum Management
  • Master of Business Administration-Architecture
  • Master of Business Administration-Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Master of Business Administration-Doctor of Occupational Therapy
  • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership

Ph.D.

Diploma

Available at the KU Visitor Center or it can be mailed for a fee starting in late July for spring graduates, early October for summer graduates, and early March for fall graduates. Contact the Registrar at 785-864-4422.

BBA students who have completed the Edwards Campus diploma request may pick up their diplomas at the Regents Center reception desk at the Edwards Campus.