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Graduation Wave


Graduating from college is a major achievement, and our annual commencement ceremonies are your chance to celebrate.

Read on for important information about preparing for commencement and dates for your department's ceremony.

Fall 2023 Commencement

Ready for graduation, Falcons?

Fairmont State University is planning in-person Commencement Ceremonies to take place on Saturday, December 9th, 2023. The Fall 2023 Commencement ceremonies will be open to all guests. Tickets will not be used; however, seating is limited.

10 a.m. Ceremony

  • College of Education & Health and Human Performance
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Science & Technology

2 p.m. Ceremony

  • College of Business & Aviation
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • Regents Bachelor of Arts

Other Details

  • You must RSVP to attend by Monday, December 4th by completing the RSVP form online.   
  • You must apply for graduation to participate in the ceremony.
  • Caps and gowns are required to participate. Please see ordering information above.
  • Graduates arrive 45 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony in your regalia.