At Western Kentucky University, several units celebrate graduates through special ceremonies and recognition events. Check back for dates on these specific events.
WKU International Graduation ReceptionPlease join us in honor of our international student graduates from around the world. Graduating students will be celebrated with a sash and pinning ceremony on behalf of IEM.
WKU Glasgow Graduand CeremonyCelebrating the accomplishments of graduates from the WKU Glasgow campus.
ISEC Graduation Celebration
The Intercultural Student Engagement Center (ISEC) sponsors WKU’s May graduation celebration for students who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, or Multiracial.
Military Science ROTC Fall Commissioning
Friday, December 13 at 3:00 p.m. in Diddle Arena
Military Science ROTC Fall Commissioning Ceremony
Master's of Public Health Hooding Ceremony
Saturday, December 14 at 1:30 p.m. in HCIC 1011
Hooding ceremony for graduates of the Public Health master's program.
DECEMBER 14, 2019
English Department December Graduation Celebration
Location: Centennial Mall
English graduates and their families/friends are invited to walk over to Centennial Mall immediately following the PCAL commencement ceremony (12/14, approximately noon) for a brief celebration. English faculty will be present to congratulate the graduates and meet their families.
01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
College of Education and Behavioral Sciences (CEBS) Graduation Reception
Location: Gary A. Ransdell Hall, 2nd and 3rd floor atriums
Description: Please join us as we celebrate our College of Education and Behavioral Sciences (CEBS) graduates.
Public Health Hooding Ceremony
Location: Honors College / International Center (HCIC) 1011
Description: The Department of Public Health is holding a hooding ceremony for graduate students in our three master programs: Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Health Administration (MHA), and Master of Science in Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (MS-EOHS). Reception immediately following. Guests are welcome.