GradFest is a celebration of your accomplishments and serves as a one-stop opportunity for commencement information, cap and gown, graduate paraphernalia, and much more as you prepare for your commencement ceremony and life after college.

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We strongly encourage you to attend this special event. GradFest will be your one-stop for all your graduation needs.  If you are not able to attend GradFest, you can purchase your regalia at the Bookstore.

While at GradFest you will be able to:

  • Receive information about your graduation ceremony
  • Purchase your cap and gown
  • Take a free cap and gown portrait
  • Purchase graduation announcements, class rings, diploma frames and other graduation-related items.
  • Activate your alumni benefits
  • And much more…

We look forward to seeing you at GradFest!


GradFest will be held on the Concord Campus outside the Union and in the Redwood Room on:

Tueday, March 15 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

GradFest will be held on the following dates in the New University Union, Multipurpose Room:

Tuesday, March 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Please sign-up for a time block to attend GradFest at:

If graduates are not able to attend GradFest, they will still be able to purchase their class ring and announcements online, receive their tickets online, and receive their parking permits directly from the Parking department. Graduates can purchase their cap and gown directly from the bookstore.