Commencement 2020

CSU is pleased to announce the 2020 Commencement Ceremonies will be held October 23, 2020 at the Foley Event Center at OWA. Students must meet the commencement criteria to participate in the CSU Commencement Ceremony.

Graduate Ceremony (Doctorate and Master’s)
Start Time: 9 a.m.

Undergraduate Ceremony (Bachelor’s and Associates)
Start Time: 2 p.m.

The deadline to register is September 7, 2020 or when capacity is reached, whichever comes first.

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Watch the complete videos of CSU's 2019 Commencement Ceremonies.

Regalia Information

Graduates will need to purchase regalia for the commencement ceremony. This order will be shipped directly to you. Make sure to bring everything when you come to commencement.

  • Orders placed on or after September 28, 2020 will incur an expedited shipping fee.
  • All orders must be placed by October 1, 2020 to ensure delivery by Commencement.
  • No orders will be allowed after this date.
Order Your Regalia
Regalia Package Pricing
Item Price
Associates/Bachelors Basic Package $32.70
Bachelors with Honors $39.95
Masters with Hood $59.45
Doctors with Hood $87.85
The facade of Columbia Southern University's Mayes Hall.

Open House

Join your fellow alumni, professors, and CSU staff on the CSU campus to celebrate your achievement! Enjoy touring the campus, meeting those who helped you along your journey, snap a photo with Sir Maximus, and particiapte in a service project benefiting the USO.

Event details to come.

The Foley Event Center at OWA

The CSU Commencement Ceremonies are held at The Foley Event Center at OWA, located just minutes away from the CSU campus.

Driving Directions from Nearby Airports

More to Come

Additional details regarding keynote speaker, accommodations, etc. will be announced shortly.

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