Register for the Ceremony

Registration is required to attend the Commencement ceremony.

If you receive a “You are not registered with Marching Order” message, please be sure to include your student ID along with a message to

Reserve your regalia

Regalia is required to participate in all Commencement ceremonies. Please have your regalia reserved online by April 7, 2023.

Report your Plans

Every year Washington University surveys all graduating students to gather information about their post-graduation plans. Please let us know what you have lined up or if you’re still figuring it out.

Share your college memories

Have a photo or story that perfectly sums up your WashU experience? Share with us on FacebookTwitter, or Instagram#washU23

Stay in touch as a WashU alum

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Diploma Information

The Office of the University Registrar will coordinate your diploma shipment once your degree is conferred. Please pay careful attention to the information below to ensure delivery of your diploma.

  • Diplomas will be shipped to your Diploma Mailing Address in WebSTAC. If you do not have a Diploma Mailing Address listed, your diploma will be shipped to your Home Address listed in WebSTAC.

The university offers certified electronic diplomas to all graduates along with your paper credential. Your certified electronic diploma will be ordered on your behalf and will take approximately 1-2 weeks to arrive. Instructions on how to obtain and download your diploma will be sent to your email address. Your paper diploma will arrive approximately 4-6 weeks after degree conferral and you will receive notification once your diploma has been shipped.

Any additional questions or comments should be sent to along with your student ID number.