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Congratulations on your achievements, Hornets!

Emporia State Commencement Information

We are excited to celebrate the success of the December 2021 graduates with the commencement ceremonies!

  • PhD, EdS and Master’s students will be recognized at 6:00 p.m. Friday, December 17, 2021.
  • Undergraduate students will be recognized at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021.

Both ceremonies will be held at White Auditorium, 111 E. Sixth Ave.

  • We ask participants and guests to wear a mask

Links for Winter 2021 Commencement

Doctorate, Specialist and Master's Ceremony

Baccalaureate Ceremony


Graduating Students information

Information you need to know as a student graduating from Emporia State.

Graduating Students Information
ESU Graduation Photo

Alumni Resources + Info

As a member of the Alumni Association, you have access to special events, resources and benefits reserved just for Hornet Alumni.

Alumni Resources + Info
Emporia State faculty and staff at commencement

Faculty Information

Information for faculty attending the 2021 Commencement ceremonies. Faculty may rent regalia from the ESU Memorial Union Bookstore.

Faculty Information

Winter 2021 Commencement Program