School of Science Commencement Ceremony 2017

Sunday, 14 May 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Indiana Convention Center Hall C
The School of Science invites graduating students and their guests to a School of Science Commencement Ceremony, which will follow the University ceremony.
Students are required to check in between 3:15 and 3:30, or immediately following the conclusion of the University IUPUI Ceremony. Students and faculty are to assemble by 3:30 for the School of Science ceremony processional, which will begin at 4:00pm. 
Please wear your cap and gown to the School of Science ceremony. For information about ordering your graduation apparel or other information pertaining to the University ceremony, please call the Commencement Hot Line at (317) 278-1700 or 1-866-267-3104 or visit
Diplomas will not be presented at the commencement ceremonies. Diplomas for December graduates will be available in March; diplomas for May graduates will be available mid-July; and diplomas for August graduates will be available mid-November. You will be contacted via postal mail when diplomas are available to be picked up in the School of Science Dean’s Office, LD 222. Instructions will also be provided if you wish to have your diploma mailed to you.
Tentative graduation honors {distinction, high distinction (IU students only), and highest distinction} will be assigned for May 2017 and August 2017 undergraduates, based on your most recent degree GPA calculation. December 2016 undergraduate graduates will already be determined. Official graduation honors for May 2017 and August 2017 will be awarded after final grades are posted and will be recorded on the diploma and transcript. Students who are tentatively granted honors will be contacted in April to pick up their honor cords.

For information about baccalaureate (undergraduate) student participation in the School of Science ceremony, contact Darryl Newsom at or by phone at 317-274-0684

For information about  master and doctoral (graduate) student participation in the School of Science ceremony, contact Mary Harden at or by phone at 317-278-0214
If you or your guests require a sign language interpreter or have a physical disability and need special accommodations, please contact Betsy Cooney in the School of Science Dean’s Office at (317) 274-4585 or at