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August Graduation

Clemson University will hold one graduation ceremony, lasting approximately two hours at Littlejohn Coliseum. The ceremony will occur on Friday, August 10th at 9:30am. You may want to link to the Graduation Calendar for important dates and times leading up to the graduation ceremony. Additionally, you may want to reference the directory of related links to the left for other important information relating to graduation.

More information is available on the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony.

Potential Lane Closures Impacting Graduation Traffic

Although construction impacting Highway 93 is slated to be complete by August 3, please be aware of potential closures should there be unexpected construction delays. Highway 93 traffic lane closures and shifts should be considered when traveling to Littlejohn Coliseum for the August graduation ceremony. Through-traffic should use Perimeter Road or Highway 123. Please see additional information regarding Highway 93.

Clear Bag Policy for Venue

Clemson reminds all guests coming to the Commencement Ceremonies that there is a clear bag policy in place at Littlejohn Coliseum. The following items are prohibited artificial noisemakers, backpacks, bags larger than 12” x 6” x 12”.

Guests attempting to enter the coliseum with backpacks, non-clear bags, large bags and anything else deemed inappropriate by Clemson Athletics will be told to return the item to their vehicle. These items will not be claim-checked at the gates.

Items allowed into Littlejohn Coliseum, but subject to search are diaper bags, cameras, video cameras, cell phones, radios, Walkman-type radio/recorders and hand-held TVs. Event staff can check strollers at Guest Services.

Adults attending Commencement should have an official form of photo identification with them, and children should remain with an adult at all times during the event.

Graduation Application Deadlines*

Graduation Date & TimeApplication DeadlineLocation
Friday, August 10, 2018/9:30 a.m. June 5, 2018 Littlejohn
Thursday, December 20, 2018/9:30 a.m.
& 1:30 p.m.
September 11, 2018 Littlejohn
Th-F, May 9 & 10, 2019/9:30 a.m.
& 2:30 p.m.
January 30, 2019 Littlejohn
*Applying after posted deadlines incurs an initial fee of $75 with an additional charge of $5 each day thereafter. The August 2018 graduation application is currently available under the student records tab in iROAR.

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