Commencement Information

Graduate smiling at camera

1 p.m. Saturday, May 6

Location: Sunlight Supply Amphitheater, 17200 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield, WA

No tickets required. Please note that strollers and umbrellas are not allowed inside the amphitheater.

  • Parking and concessions open at 11 a.m.
  • Seating area opens at 11:30 a.m.
  • Graduating students arrive no later than noon
  • Graduating students report to gathering areas at 12:15 p.m.
  • Ceremony begins at 1 p.m.

Graduating students

RSVP for Commencement 2017 as soon as possible.

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Learn the WSU Fight Song

Commencement do’s and don’ts

Commencement Day Checklist

Graduates—double check your Commencement Day Checklist and Instructions (DOCX).

Review additional information for graduating students.

Legacy Square

Celebrate the transition from student to alumnus with a stone honoring a new graduate in Washington State University Vancouver’s Legacy Square.

Check out the Legacy Square brochure to learn more.

WSU Vancouver Merchandise

Your source for WSU merchandise, including diploma frames and alumni gear, is the student bookstore, The Bookie, on the WSU Vancouver campus. The Bookie will have WSU items for sale at a booth at the amphitheater on commencement day.

For information and store hours visit The Bookie​ or call 360-573-0447.