Please petition to graduate/RSVP for the Doctoral Convocation by completing this form.
There are two distinct ceremonies that a nursing student can attend; University Commencement and the School of Nursing Convocation. The University of Wisconsin-Madison Commencement provides students with the experience of a Big Ten university ceremony while the School of Nursing convocation provides a personalized nursing ceremony. Please note that Academic Attire is required at both of these events.
School of Nursing Doctoral Convocation
Friday, May 11, 2018 1:00 – 4:00pm Cooper Hall Auditorium
- A reception will follow the ceremony, beginning at about 2:30pm.
- Academic Attire is Required (See Academic Attire section below)
University Commencement for Doctoral Candidates
Friday, May 11, 2018 5:30 – 7:30pm Kohl Center
- Academic Attire is Required (see Academic Attire section below)
- More information can be found here
Academic Attire is ordered through the UW Bookstore, you can view a timeline/deadlines on their website.
March 9 is the last day to purchase academic attire.
April 6 is the final day to order rental attire without incurring an additional late fee.
This post was authored by Kyle Sanger on 02/23/2018.