Stephen F. Austin State University

SFA Graduation Ceremony Information

SFA's Commencement Ceremonies will be Saturday, May 16, 2015.

More than 1,400 SFA degrees are expected to be awarded this spring, making it the university's largest graduating class to date. Lt. Col. David Miller will provide the commencement address at the morning ceremony and the afternoon ceremony.

Candidates from SFA's James I. Perkins College of Education and College of Fine Arts will participate in a 9:30 a.m. ceremony. Candidates from the Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, the Nelson Rusche College of Business, the College of Liberal and Applied Arts, and the College of Sciences and Mathematics will participate in a 2 p.m. ceremony. Master's and doctoral candidates will graduate with their respective colleges.

During spring graduation, 1,094 bachelor's degrees, 290 master's degrees and 18 doctoral degrees are expected to be awarded. Students graduating with honors include 126 cum laude, 98 magna cum laude and 108 summa cum laude.

Unable to attend SFA's commencement in person? Watch it online!

Congratulations to all of our graduates! If you're looking for information about caps & gowns, diplomas or have other questions, visit the Registrar's Commencement Information website.