Commencement Application Guidelines

You may complete the Undergraduate Application for Commencement on GaelXpress 2.0 beginning December 10th, 2022. The application is due on March 1, 2022.

How to apply: Log into GaelXpress 2.0, and click the Commencement Application button on the home dashboard. 

Please follow the guidelines below to make sure that your information is accurate on the date of commencement. 

Preferred Name on Diploma
Your submission will be used on your diploma and the commencement program. If desired, you may include your middle name.

NOTE: If you are requesting a name change, please submit a Name Change Form or a Chosen Name Form and wait to submit your commencement application until it is completed.

Pronunciation Guide - How To
We will use your submission to pronounce your name(s) during the commencement ceremony. 


How your name sounds:
Example: Mi-SHELL for Michelle. 
(Use caps for stresses syllables if needed)

How your name sounds: 
Example: Lor-ENS  for Lorenz
(Use caps for stressed syllables if needed)

Hometown and State/Province
This information will be printed on the commencement program as it is submitted. Please write out the information.

Moraga, California NOT Moraga, CA
San Francisco, California NOT San Fran, CA
Elmira, Canada NOT Elmira, CAN
Tumon, Guam NOT Guam

Diploma mailing address
This is the address where your diploma will be mailed. Diplomas will be mailed in June. If you are unsure of your address, you can resubmit the commencement application at a later date (the deadline is March 1, 2022).

NOTE: If you are requesting a permanent address change, please submit a Change of Address form.

If you realize that the information you submitted is inaccurate, please resubmit the form so we can have your most current information.