Message from the President
Message from President Lynn Mahoney
Are you ready to graduate? Make sure you have completed these necessary steps!
Cap & Gown
Graduating students and degree candidates who wish to participate in Commencement are required to wear SF State-specific academic attire. Academic attire specifically for SF State can be rented from the SF State Bookstore.
Plan Your Visit
Find information about parking, transportation, dining, and more as you build your commencement itinerary.
Special note from the SF State Bookstore for all who purchased Grad Packs
Disability and access information for Commencement events
Instructions for Commencement Day
These instructions are important for the day of commencement.
Department Graduation Celebrations
Many departments host diploma ceremonies and receptions following the university-wide commencement ceremony.
Learn about our Guest Ticket Policy