Ceremony Information


Date: Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Ceremony Start Time: Promptly at 12:00 p.m.

The Linger Building at CU Denver South

The Wildlife Experience Great Hall
10035 South Peoria Street
Parker, CO 80134


10:30-11:15 a.m.    -    Check-In for Graduates
11:30-11:40 a.m.    -    Graduates line up for Procession into Ceremony - late arrivals may not be added
Guests should arrive between 11:00 and 11:45 a.m.
12:00 p.m.              -     Commencement ceremony begins promptly
Ceremony generally lasts between 1 and 1 1/2 hours long.
For detailed information about the ceremony click the link below to download ceremony packet:

***** Commencement Ceremony Packet (CLICK HERE) *****

   Please RSVP to the campus location you are able to attend by November 24th, 2015:

- Colorado Springs: TUESDAY, December 1, 2015 5:00pm to 6:30pm.
     To RSVP to COS please contact: Christie Long at 719-866-6730 or clong@devry.edu

- Westminster: THURSDAY, December 3, 2015 5:00pm to 6:30pm.
     To RSVP to Westminster please contact: Sue Johnson at 303-280-7582 or sjohnson2@devry.edu

              (If you are unable to attend, please still contact one of the people above)

Important Notes For January 2016 Graduation:

You will need to order your regalia directly by either: Calling Jostens' Consumer Call Center at 800-854-7464 or Go to http://www.jostens.com/. All items ordered from Jostens will be shipped directly to you at the address you provide.

PLEASE verify your name is listed correctly on program, starting December 6th, Click this link, PROGRAM LIST OF NAMES. If your name and program are correct, no action is needed. If your name is INCORRECT, want it differently or missing from the list and you plan to participate in the ceremony, please send an email to DNV-Registrar@devry.edu  or contact the Registrar's Office at 303-280-7500 as soon as possible and we can adjust/add your name to the list.
If your name is missing, it is possible that we haven't received your "Graduation application", please print a copy, (link at bottom of page) and fill out and submit it as soon as possible.
The LAST day to submit an adjustments to this list is January 10th, 2016 and the final list will be posted on January 15th, 2016.

Please note that all the Honors that are symbolized on the program list are based on your final CGPA if you have already graduated and your current CGPA if you haven't completed your program as of December 20th, 2015. Honors that adjust after final grades are posted will be noted on your Official transcript and diploma.

CONFIRM NUMBER OF GUEST SPACES NEEDED: Seating is limited for this event, so each graduate may invite up to 6 guests to attend the ceremony. Each graduate must confirm their number of guests attending. Westminster, Greenwood Village and Online Students Contact: Annette Hernandez at Annette.Hernandez@devry.edu or 303-280-7600

Colorado Springs Students Contact: 
Christie Long at 
Clong@devry.edu or 719-866-6730

See Page 6 of the packet in the Graduation Ceremony Packet link above. 
If you think you will need more than the 6 guests, we can put you on a waiting list to see if we have space for any extra guests but there is no guarantee that we will be able to allow more than 6 per graduate. Please contact Lisa Barry at DNV-Registrar@devry.edu so we can put your name on the list and how many extra you are hoping for. Children only count if they need their own seat.

*  Professional photographs are taken of the graduates after they walk across the stage and receive their diploma cover and then down the stairs to pose for 2 pictures. These will be available for purchase on the 3 Peaks photographers website at www.3peaksphoto.com/devry.html approximately 2-3 weeks after the ceremony.

*  Remember to bring your own camera for other individual pictures that you or your family may want to take.

If you have any questions about obtaining your regalia for the ceremony you may contact:
Shelley McClellan with Jostens at 303-921-6662

For general graduation questions you should contact:
Lisa Barry at lbarry@devry.edu or 303-280-7491 or 303-280-7500

Graduation Application Graduate level
Graduation Application Undergrad

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