Hybrid Spring Commencement:
Friday, May 21, 2021, 10 a.m.
Here are some important dates for graduates and their families as they make plans to attend commencement.
Feb. 19, 2021
Deadline to apply for graduation
For both undergraduate and graduate students
March 10-13, 2021
Senior Portrait Sessions
Visit photomagicmedia.com to schedule an appointment.
April 5, 2021
Cap and Gown Discount Prices End
Visit the Herff Jones website to order BSU regalia and other graduation products. Discount prices end April 5.
May 4-11, 2021
Send Messages to Friends, Family & Faculty
Check your BSU email account for instructions from Stage Clip.
May 19, 2021
Mandatory Graduate Registration Deadline
Each graduate can be accompanied by their family members in one car. (One vehicle per family). Graduates must register, even if they plan on attending without guests. Tickets will be sent to the graduates’ Bowie State email accounts and will be scanned upon arrival.
May 19-20, 2021
Free COVID Rapid Testing
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics & Nursing
May 21, 2021
10 a.m. | Hybrid Event
May 24-28, 2021
- There will not be a final clearance letter sent to your BSU email. Instead you will check your status by going to GRADUATION STATUS in Bulldog Connection.
Please note that all information found on this site regarding the Commencement ceremony is tentative and may be subject to change.