Congratulations! President Englert, and Temple University trustees, deans and faculty members will gather to honor the Class of 2018. Here you will find information about preparing for this milestone event and resources available after you graduate.

Grad Checklist

Be sure to complete all the steps needed to graduate before the deadlines, like completing your online application, and ordering you cap and gown.

Learn more about the Grad Checklist »


Your guests will need tickets to attend Commencement.

Learn more about Ticketing »

Alumni Association

You become a Temple alumnus the day you graduate. Find out how to connect with the 300,000 graduates around the globe.

Learn more about the Alumni Association »

Dates to Remember

Spring Semester Begins
Tuesday, January 16

Last Day to Drop a Course
Monday, January 29

Application Deadline for May Graduation
Thursday, February 1

RSVP & Ticket Ordering
Monday, February 19 to Thursday, March 22

Spring Break Begins
Monday, March 5

Classes Resume
Monday, March 12

Last Day to Withdraw from Courses
Wednesday, March 21

Ticket Pick-up in School/College Advising Offices
Monday, April 23 to Friday, April 27

Deadline to Order Regalia Online
Order by April 3, 2018 to pick up in bookstore
Order by April 26, 2018 for home delivery

Classes End
Monday, April 30

Study Days
Tuesday, May 1 - Wednesday, May 2

Final Exams
Thursday, May 3 - Wednesday, May 9

Diploma Date and University Commencement
Thursday, May 10

For more information, visit the Temple University 2017-2018 Academic Calendar.