Graduation Checklist

Use this step-by-step checklist to keep track of all the things you need to do―from ordering regalia to confirming your participation in the upcoming in-person ceremony, this list has you covered.

Class of 2022 Graduation Checklist

  •  Order your Cap & Gown - by March 28
    Get your official Lehigh Brown & White regalia.
  •  Apply for Graduation - by April 27
    Must complete to receive your Lehigh degree and participate in the ceremony.
  •  RSVP for Commencement - by April 29
    To walk the stage and hear your name read, you will need to RSVP.
  •  Senior Portraits - by April 30
    Sign up for a portrait session now (last sitting is April 15) or submit your own photo by April 30 to be featured in Lehigh’s official yearbook, the Epitome.
  •  Get Your GradPass - available starting the week of May 9
    Login to your account to download and print your GradPass. You must have this with you when you check-in for your ceremony.
  •  Walk the Stage in Goodman StadiumRemember to arrive at 8:30 a.m., dressed in your regalia with your printed GradPass. In case of inclement weather, check out the severe weather page for ceremony details.
    • Graduate Students in-person ceremony - Sunday, May 22
    • Undergraduate Students in-person ceremony - Monday, May 23
  •  Order your Epitome Yearbook - by May 31
    This full-color, hardbound publication chronicles the year’s events and is a lifetime keepsake of this unique year.
  •  First Destination Survey
    Take the Survey to update Lehigh on your plans for work, grad school, or if you are still making plans for what’s next. The Center for Career and Professional Development is here to support you as you make plans for after graduation. Drop by Career Lab or make an appointment today!
  •  Stay Connected and Involved
    Commencement is just the beginning - welcome to the alumni community! Explore ways to connect with the alumni network and stay involved with Lehigh after graduation day.

Download and print a handy copy of this checklist here >