Spring 2014 Commencement Registration

Graduate School Commencement - Friday, May 16, 2014
1:00 p.m. - Bramlage Coliseum

Deadlines to participate in commencement:

  • March 3, 2014

Complete iSIS Graduation Application or as soon as an approval form is submitted to the Graduate School.

  • April 1, 2014

To have your name appear in the May 2014 commencement program, the “Approval to Schedule Final Examination” form must be in the Graduate School.

  • April 25, 2014

Non-Terminal Degree Candidates: Master Candidates Only: To participate in commencement, your "iSIS Graduation Application" and "Approval to Schedule Final Examination" /"Graduation Clearance" form must be in the Graduate School and you must complete this online registration. 

Terminal Degree Candidates: Doctoral Candidates (PhD & EdD) and Master of Fine Arts Candidates (MFA) Only: To participate in commencement, you must complete the iSIS Graduation Application, this online registration and ALL final graduation requirements, including submission of your final examination ballot (PhD, EdD, MFA), submission of your final ETDR ballot (PhD & EdD) and final submission of your electronic dissertation (PhD & EdD).

 Additional Information:

Please note, you must also meet the graduation deadlines listed on the Graduate School website at http://www.k-state.edu/grad/students/graduation/ to officially receive your degree May 2014.

For information concerning graduation and commencement, detailed instructions are available here

Commencement ceremonies are held in December and May. If you prefer to attend a subsequent commencement, please notify the Graduate School at least two months prior to that commencement.

Please complete the information ONLY if you plan to attend commencement on May 16, 2014. Submit to the Graduate School no later than April 25, 2014.  Note: This is a secure website!

First Name (include any middle names)Last Name
Name as you wish it read at commencement (required)
Phonetic Pronunciation of Name (see sample below)
Phonetic pronunciation - please capitalize letters in the accented syllable(s):
    Joanna Leigh Spiegel
    Joe-ANNA Lee SPEE-gull
Sitawa Kimuna
Si-TAH-wah Ki-MOO-na
Campus ID (example: 876543210)Graduation Date (choose one)
Email Address
Home Country 

Which of the following degrees will you receive? (Indicate the degree/program in the lists options below)
MA - Master of ArtsMAB - Master of AgribusinessMAcc - Master of Accountancy
MArch - Master of ArchitectureMBA - Master of Business Administration  MEM - Master of Engineering Management
MLA - Master of Landscape ArchitectureMM - Master of MusicMPA - Master of Public Administration
MRCP - Master of Regional and Community Planning  MS - Master of ScienceMSE - Master of Software Engineering
Terminal degrees:
MFA - Master of Fine ArtsPhD - Doctor of PhilosophyEdD - Doctor of Education
Degree  Name of Graduate Program
2nd Degree  2nd Graduate Program
For doctoral and terminal degrees only:

Hooding Professor NameCo-Hooding Professor Name (if applicable)
Hooding Professor Phonetic PronunciationCo-Hooding Professor Phonetic Pronunciation
Phonetic pronunciation - please capitalize letters in the accented syllable(s):
    Joanna Leigh Spiegel
    Joe-ANNA Lee SPEE-gull
Sitawa Kimuna
Si-TAH-wah Ki-MOO-na

Professional Photographs

During the commencement ceremony, GradImages will take pictures of each student receiving his/her diploma. Proofs will be emailed and sent via postal mail 5-7 days after commencement. To simplify the check-in process on the day of commencement, please provide below the address where the photographic proofs should be sent. In the space provided enter an email address if you would like to view the proofs online. (Note: address changes can be made the day of commencement.)  Please include your phone number so that GradImages can send you a text message when pictures are available for viewing online.

Send photographic proofs to the following address:








Phone (to receive text message)



Once the Graduate School has received your online registration an automatic confirmation will be sent to the email address you indicated above. If you do not receive confirmation within a week, please contact the graduate school by E-Mail at grad@k-state.edu or call 785-532-6191/1-800-651-1816.