Graduate Checklist

Checklist of Actions for Graduating Students

Are you a graduating student? You will find the checklist below helpful!

  1. Complete your application for graduation through the Registrar’s Office and make sure all of your PAWS info (address, etc.) is accurate.
  1. Upon your approval to graduate, watch for email from commmencement@frostburg.edu via marchingorder.com inviting you to register with the Marching Order system. Graduates planning to attend Commencement on December 18 must register for the ceremony.

What is Marching Order?

-allows you to register for graduation online
-obtain e-tickets for your guests (you must claim your tickets by December 11, 2019. See Ticket Information.
-record your name to ensure it is pronounced correctly
-add a photo and personal message to the pre-ceremony slideshow

  1. Order your cap and gown (at no charge) through the University Store site. Go to http://frostburg.collegestoreonline.com and click on Graduation Services.

  2. Attend Grad Fair to pick up cap & gown on December 10 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Lane Center ARMAH. (Your attendance is not mandatory, but is highly recommended.)

  3. Read through all of the information on www.frostburg.edu/commencement.

  4. Bring your cap, gown, and index card with your name on it (the card will be given to you with your cap & gown packet at Grad Fair. If you do not attend Grad Fair, it will be included in your cap/gown packet upon pickup in the University Store) to commencement with you on December 18 to line up in the practice gym PE Center lower level by 1:00 p.m. for the 2:00 ceremony.

Commencement Contacts

Registrar's Office
Graduation certification (undergraduates), address changes, diplomas
301.687.4346

Graduate Services
Graduation certification (Master’s and doctoral candidates)
301.687.7053

University Store
Cap and gown orders, announcements
301.687.4341

Special Academic Services
Ceremony and General Information
commencement@frostburg.edu
301.687.4423