2017 Graduate Checklist
Petition for Graduation
Deadline: Friday, January 13
All graduates are required to submit a petition indicating their anticipation of successfully completing all degree requirements by the end of the spring semester. Students will be required to include information regarding the preferred name on their diploma, participation in commencement ceremonies, and number of tickets requested for guest(s) to the Peabody commencement ceremony. Petitions submitted after January 13, 2017 will be subject to a $30 late fee.
Order Commencement Regalia
Deadline: Sunday, April 16
Attend Peabody's Graduation Fair
Tuesday, April 4, 11am — 2pm, Unger Lounge
Register Info with the Peabody Alumni Association
Please fill out our Alumni Association form here.
Record Your Name with MarchingOrder
Deadline: Monday, May 1
Order Graduation Announcements
Order Diploma Frame
Order Johns Hopkins School Ring
Go to www.balfour.com/jhu.
Exit Survey and Course Evaluations
Deadline: Friday, May 12
All graduates must complete spring course evaluations and a survey about their student experience prior to picking up their commencement tickets and receiving their diploma.
Regalia Distribution and Ticket Pick-up
Tuesday, May 16th, 11am – 2pm, Unger Lounge
Graduates participating in commencement exercise(s) will pick-up their cap and gown, as well as, any tickets requested for the Peabody commencement ceremony. Graduates will not be able to receive their tickets until their exit survey and course evaluations have been completed.
Sign-up for Graduation Week Activities (optional)
Thursday, May 18th through Monday, May 22nd
To view offerings and sign up, please stop by the Student Affairs Office.
Attend Peabody Commencement Rehearsal and Class Photo (MANDATORY)
Monday, May 22nd, 10am, Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall
All graduates participating in the Peabody Commencement ceremony are required to attend and bring their regalia to the mandatory rehearsal. Following the rehearsal graduates will report to Griswold Hall for class photos.