Graduation Checklist

Congratulations! Spring 2022 Commencement is currently scheduled to occur in person at Elliott Hall of Music, Friday, May 13, 2022, at 2:30 p.m.

More information:

  • Apply to Graduate by Friday, March 11, 2022. If you miss that deadline, you will have to pay for degree-only summer commencement.
  • Confirm myPurdue indicates you are a candidate in your myPurdue Plan account
  • Review info in Commencement Tab on myPurdue (available Feb 25, 2022)
  • Senior Composite Photo (Pi Tau arranging composite, more information to come on submitting professional headshot photo)
  • Respond to Registrar to verify graduation information by April 4, 2022
  • Order Cap and Gown (deadline is April 18, 2022 via commencement link)
  • Complete Senior Exit Survey (late April) Your diploma and final transcript will be held until this is completed!
  • Complete excess graduate credit survey for graduate level courses completed (your advisor will email this to you if it is required)
  • Confirm no encumbrances on your account
  • Clean out any items in ME Blue Lockers next to computer lab
  • Provide Registrar Office with your future address in myPurdue
  • More information about the ceremony can be found at

Contact us if you have any questions!

Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Office
Potter Engineering Center, Room 216
500 Central Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: (765) 494-5689
Fax: (765) 494-0051