Commencement weekend is a tradition-filled and unforgettable time for honoring and celebrating students’ years of hard work.

Apply for Graduation

All students (undergraduate and graduate) must apply for graduation using Banner Self-Service. Undergraduate students must apply at least two semesters and graduate students at least one semester prior to completing the requirements of the degree. Learn more and apply by visiting the Office of the Registrar online.

Caps, Gowns, Hoods and Regalia

Undergraduate students can obtain caps and gowns free of charge from ECU Student Stores. Graduate students can purchase caps, gowns, hoods and regalia from ECU Student Stores. Students who wish to purchase optional graduation pins and invitations should contact CON Student Services to coordinate their orders.

ECU Commencement

For information about university-wide commencement exercises, visit the ECU Commencement website.

College of Nursing Convocation

Details about the College of Nursing’s Fall 2022 commencement celebration exercises will be posted as they become available. If you have questions to call Student Services at 252-744-6477 or email Erin Beaman


Want to surprise your graduate with something special? Contact our Director of Development.