Ordering Caps and Gowns
The deadline to order your gap and gown without occurring a late fee was by March 29, 2023. Students who missed the ordering deadline will need to contact Myles Olson at email@example.com. They will incur a $25.00 expediting fee and will also be required to pick-up their cap and gown on the day of graduation.
Ceremonies: Please review the below information carefully for the commencement ceremony schedules. You can view your college and level in your Degree Works.
FRIDAY, MAY 5Evening Graduate Degree Ceremony
7:00p.m. Colleges: Aviation, Science and Technology & Nursing and Health Sciences ONLY
SATURDAY, MAY 6
Morning Graduate Degree Ceremony
Colleges: Business & Education and Social Sciences ONLY
Afternoon Undergraduate Degree Ceremony
Colleges: Business, Education and Social Sciences, & Humanities, Fine Arts, and Communications ONLY
Evening Undergraduate Degree Ceremony
Colleges: Aviation, Science and Technology & Nursing and Health Sciences ONLY
College & Ceremony Confirmation
You may confirm your college through your Degree Works (DW) status bar and/or your advisor. Additionally, your e-tickets will be issued under your correct ceremony; ticketing information will be communicated in mid-April.
Ceremony Participation Guidelines for May 2023 Candidates
May candidates must have a ‘Clear Except Final Grades’ or ‘Cleared for Graduation’ DW status by April 5 to participate in the ceremony. E-ticketing details will be sent in mid- April.
Graduation candidates are required to have a cap and gown to participate in commencement ceremonies.
Lewis University policy requires that a student account must be clear before tickets are available for the ceremony. You
may check your account balance through your myLewis portal – STUDENT ACCOUNT.
Cap & Gown
Your graduation processing fee includes your cap & gown whether you attend your ceremony or not. Candidates are responsible for the shipping fee and tax for their cap & gown. The shipping fee is $13.95 plus tax. Candidates will be required to pay this fee at the time of their cap & gown order. To avoid late fees, order your cap & gown before 03/29/2023.
The Office of the Registrar does not process late cap and gown orders. Students who miss the ordering deadline will need to contact Myles Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org. They will incur a $25.00 expediting fee and will also be required to pick-up their cap and gown on the day of graduation.