Commencement Checklists 

Hey, Bulldogs! Below are important checklists pertaining to your academic level. All checklist items must be completed by the dates listed. Please be in contact with your advisor throughout the year to prevent any issues you may encounter. 

Sophomores becoming Juniors

Double-check that major has been declared. Continue to work with Advisor to ensure completion of degree requirements. 


Please ensure the following items are completed during the 2022-2023 Academic year. All items must be completed before Commencement. The Application for Graduation will be opening soon.

•  Johnston Student - more information coming soon. 
•  School of Business & Society student - more information coming soon.
•  School of Education student - more information coming soon.
•  All requirements (everything!) should show as met, in progress or registered for Spring/May Term 2023, totaling no less than 128 credits.
•  All candidates who are short the required 128 for degree completion and program requirements must submit the Petition to Participate in Commencement by December 15th, 2022.
•  Graduation Application, in Self Service, must be completed by December 1st, 2022. (Helpful Instructions)
•  Review your declared major(s), minor(s), and anticipated graduation date for accuracy. For commencement, you will be walking with your first listed major. 
•  Deadline for departmental honors for Spring 2023 graduates is March 1st, 2023.
•  Information about the 2023 Commencement ceremonies will be coming soon. 

For degree sign off (to receive a diploma), a minimum of 128 credits are required in addition to the completion of all majors, minors, Liberal Arts Foundation, Writing Across the Curriculum and Community Service Learning requirements. Remember, only 4 PE activity credits will apply towards the 128 requirement.

School of Education Students

See the Graduation Requirements webpage for more information. 

Commencement 2023 Ceremony Events

School of Education, Friday, April 21, 4:30 - 6:30 P.M.
School of Business & Society, Saturday, April 22, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
College of Arts and Sciences, Saturday, April 22, 4:30 – 6:30 P.M.
(Commencement Behavior Expectations)

Graduation Fair

The Graduation Fair will be held in-store, at the University of Redlands Bookstore on the following dates:

  • TBD

Global Perspectives Inventory

Please click on the link below to voluntarily complete a brief survey about your learning experiences at the University of Redlands. You may have taken a version of this survey when you first entered the University or following a study abroad experience. Your responses to this follow-up survey will help us to better prepare students for an increasingly intercultural world.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact or at (909) 748-8664.

For the survey, please click this link