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.
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
Join your fellow soon-to-be graduates at our 2020 Grad Fair in preparation for Commencement. The SFSU Grad Fair will take place Tuesday, March 3 to Thursday, March 5 from 9 a.m. — 5 p.m. at the SFSU Bookstore in the Cesar Chavez Student Center.