Commencement

Commencement is our biggest day of the year - a true celebration that you will remember the rest of your life.

Commencement Ceremony Dates and Location

2020 Master's and Doctoral Ceremony

  • Friday, May 8 @ 4:00 p.m.
  • UPMC Events Center, RMU Campus

2020 Undergraduate Ceremony

  • Saturday, May 9 @ 9:30 a.m.
  • UPMC Events Center, RMU Campus

General Information

Let me be the first to congratulate you on your upcoming graduation! Here at Robert Morris University, Commencement is our biggest day of the year - a true celebration that you will remember the rest of your life. 

The office of the Registrar stands ready to make your graduation day one of the most memorable days of your life. But YOU must do your part. Stop by our office in Patrick Henry 200 or email us at registrar@rmu.edu if you have any questions.

Mary Ann Rafoth, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Cap and Gown Details

Click here to order your regalia online.  The deadline for online orders is February 29, 2020 for ship to bookstore and April 19 for ship to home.

Click on the above link to place your order.  If you order by February 29 the regalia will ship free to the bookstore and pick up will take place at Senior Salute March 24-25, 2020, 10:00am – 4:30pm each day.

If you do not pre order regalia prior to February 29, you will need to visit the bookstore (Ground Floor - Nicholson Center) to purchase your regalia prior to graduation or use the ship to home option.

For additional order questions or if you cannot come on campus to purchase regalia at the bookstore after the online order deadline, please contact the bookstore at 412.262.2757 or bksrmmoon@bncollege.com.

Once regalia is received please, open to ensure a proper fit and that all accessories are included.