How to Retrieve Your Tickets


Please be sure that you are reading the correct information pertaining to your status, there is info for current on campus students, current distance students, and former students (meaning those who completed their degree or last class in the summer or fall of 2016). Remember to follow all instructions. Failure to do so may delay your ticket request.


Current On Campus Students

2017 Spring/Summer Graduates

Students who are completing their degrees/classes in the spring or summer of 2017 as an on campus student may retrieve their GWSB Celebration and University Commencement tickets during ticket distribution.

Current Distance & Online Students

2017 Spring/Summer Graduates

Distance or Online students scheduled to complete their degree in the spring or summer of 2017 may retrieve their GWSB Celebration and University Commencement tickets via mail or during ticket distribution.

All Former Students - On Campus, Online or Distance

2016 Summer/Fall Graduates

Students who completed their degrees in the fall or summer of 2016 may retrieve their GWSB Celebration tickets via mail or during ticket distribution

Important: Please note that as a 2016 summer or fall graduate, University Events will automatically mail you your allotted commencement tickets for the national mall to your diploma address on file. For questions or concerns about this please email university events at commencement@gwu.edu.

World Executive MBA Program

Tickets will be distributed by Executive Programs, Duquès Hall, Suite 657. For additional information, please contact (202) 994-8440.

Ph.D. Graduates

Tickets will be distributed by the Office of Doctoral Programs, Duquès Hall, Suite 450.  For additional information, please contact Elizabeth Huff at (202) 994-6298.