Eligibility, Honors & Diplomas


You are eligible to particpate in May 2015 Commencement Ceremonies if:

  • You are graduating in December 2014, May 2015, or August 2015.
  • You have not previously had your name listed in a Geneseo Commencement Program
  • You have not participated in an earlier Geneseo Commencement ceremony for the degree you have earned

To be listed in the Commencement Program,  a Graduation Application form (undergraduates) or a Diploma Application for Master's Degree (graduate students) must be on file with the Office of the Registrar.

No student may be listed in more than one Commencement Program or receive tickets for more than one ceremony.

Complete details on eligibilty can be found in the Undergraduate Bulletin under 'Graduation'.


A list of undergraduate degree candidates will be posted in the Office of the Registrar in Erwin 102. Degree candidates are urged to check the list making sure that their name and degree title are correct. If there is an error, please report it to the Office of the Registrar in Erwin 102.  Questions regarding this or when the list will be posted can be directed to Kathy Gibson-Moore in Erwin 106C or at moorek@geneseo.edu.

Diplomas will be mailed to May graduates in late summer.


Final honors for December 2014 graduates will be listed in the Commencement Program for those students attending May 2015 ceremony. Tentative honors are listed for May 2015, August 2015 and December 2015 graduates and do not include any Spring 2012 coursework. Final honors, based on the final cumulative GPA, will be noted on the diploma and transcript.