A decision about the Spring 2020 Commencement and commissioning ceremonies has not yet been made. A decision will be announced as the situation develops.

At Colorado State University, our priority is the health and well-being of our students and their families, our faculty and staff, and our entire CSU community. CSU is closely monitoring and following COVID-19 guidance as outlined by public health experts. Visit the University’s information about COVID-19 webpage to read more about the University’s pandemic preparedness planning, other updates, and protocols for the campus community, including President McConnell’s most recent message to campus.

Grad Fest 


Welcome to the Alumni Family!

Congratulations! You are steps away from graduation and it's time to celebrate. When you come to pick up your cap and gown at the Smith Alumni Center, we’ll be celebrating YOU and the newest class of Ram Grads! 

For more information about graduation, visit the commencement website.

Regalia will be available for pickup and drop-off at the Iris & Michael Smith Alumni Center during the following times: 

•   Wednesday, May 13: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
•   Thursday, May 14: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
•   Friday, May 15: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
•   Saturday, May 16: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
•   Sunday, May 17: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

We will also have staff available throughout the alumni center to answer questions on graduation, young alumni programming, and next steps.

Stay Connected to Your Green and Gold Roots!

Take your Ram Pride with you after graduation with Alumni Association membership! Did you know that nearly 80 percent of your fellow graduates have already joined the Alumni Association?

It’s not too late for you to join them – and new graduates receive a special rate of just $25! As a member, you will received discounts to Alumni Association events across the country, at the CSU Bookstore, and even with CSU Online tuition.

To view a complete list of benefits, click here.