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Los Angeles & Irvine Commencement 2023

Sunday, May 21st

Ceremony begins at 12:30pm and will likely conclude by 3:30pm


Pasadena Civic Auditorium | 300 E Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101


Number of guests per graduate: 10 free guest tickets

Graduates that submitted a participation form for the Sunday, May 21 ceremony at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium by March 12, 2023 will be provided 10 free guest tickets. Graduates will be sent a link to order their guest tickets digitally via Universe.com. by mid-April. Graduates that submit a participation form after March 12, 2023 will be allocated a reduced number of tickets, the amount to be determined.


The regalia site is now live. Please click here to place your regalia order.

The deadline to order regalia is April 2, 2023. Any orders placed after that will not have the guarantee of arriving on time.

Return Policy:

1) Regalia is to be shipped back to Oak Hall within 60 days of receiving their order. (include the packing slip)

2) Inside packaging cannot be opened. (Return Sealed As Received) You cannot open & use for photos.

3) You will be responsible for return shipping costs (via: USPS/UPS/FED EX)

Shipping Address:

Oak Hall | 840 Union Street, PO Box 1078, Salem, Virginia 24153

Customer Service: 1-800-456-7623

Announcements and Diploma Frames

Announcements and Diploma Frames can be ordered on-line. The announcement/invitation site is live!


Grad Images will be taking photos of all graduates as they walk across the stage. You will be able to purchase your photos directly through them. More information will be provided closer to the date. 


All degree requirements must be met by Saturday, April 29, 2023  in order to participate in commencement. (With the exception of Internship Hours & Current Semester/Term course work)

Doctoral Students

Doctoral students check with your Student Advisor to assure your dissertation paperwork is complete and to schedule your Final Oral Defense no later than April 1st.

  • Dissertation title submitted
  • Doctoral Hooding during ceremony

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