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2018 Winter Commencement Ceremonies

For degree candidates completing all requirements during fall and winterm.

Saturday, December 15th, 2018


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Three commencement ceremonies May 5 to feature 1,379 graduates

University of Wisconsin-Stout’s spring semester commencement ceremonies will be held for 1,379 graduates Saturday, May 5, at Johnson Fieldhouse.
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Winter Commencement Ceremony / Brett Roseman

Winter Graduation Fair

Memorial Student Center Ballrooms
Thursday, November 15, 2018
10:00AM - 2:00 PM

The Graduation Fair is the first opportunity for soon-to-be graduates to pick up tickets, purchase regalia, reserve buffet tickets, go through the senior check-out with Career Services, and much more!


Graduation Fair To Dos

Pick up tickets to your Commencement Ceremony

  • Tickets will be available at the MSC Service Center after the fair.
  • Online students can request their tickets be mailed by filling out this form.
  • Honor cordons will also be available for pickup (if eligible).

Registration and Records

  • Representatives will be onsite to answer questions about honors status, graduation applications, etc.

Pick up or purchase your cap, gown, and tassel or hood

Order your Graduation Buffet tickets

  • Dining Services staff will be on site to answer questions about the graduation buffets held in the Memorial Student Center on Commencement day.

Have your graduation portrait taken

  • Empire Photography will be onsite taking posed graduation portraits in your academic regalia.
  • No sitting fees and no obligation to order.
  • See sample products available with your posed graduation portraits or images from the Commencement ceremony.
  • Preregister, share your contact information to receive timely proofs post graduation.

Get questions answered about laptop transfers

  • Find out what you need to do to keep your laptop after graduating.

Receive guidance from Career Services

  • Learn about resources and services for alumni.
  • Report your post-graduation plans by filling out the First Destination Survey.

Alumni Association and the Stout University Foundation

  • Information about attending events and networking as an Alumni.
  • Update your records and learn about the importance of updating your records.

Graduate School

  • Information about Graduate degree programs offered at UW-Stout.

Liberty Mutual Insurance

  • Get information about Renter's Insurance - the most overlooked insurance need!