Grad Finale

Mark your calendars to stop in for this final "open house style" celebration event prior to the Commencement ceremony:

Thursday, July 19 from 2:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Friday, July 20 from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Events Center

Graduates must complete the Graduation Exit Process prior to participating in this event. 

  • Regalia Distribution 
    Bring your ID card and pick up your cap, gown, and tassel. No pre-ordering necessary.
  • Exclusive Grad Bundles
    Click here to view special pricing on grad items only happening at Grad Finale!
  • Alpha Chi Cords
    If you are a member of the Alpha Chi honor society, pick up your blue & green cords.
  • Alpha Sigma Lambda Cords
    If you are a member of the Alpha Sigma Lambda honor society, pick up your burgundy and gold cords.
  • Great Commission Stoles
    If you have participated in a CBU International Service Project (ISP), you are eligible to wear a Great Commission Stole during the Commencement ceremony. You may purchase a stole for $40 at the Campus Store. Stoles will not be available for purchase on Commencement day.
  • CBU Stoles
    CBU Stoles are included in the Blue or Gold Grad Bundles, which will be available at Grad Finale only. Stoles will not be available for purchase on Commencement day.
  • Name Pronunciation
    Help us pronounce your name correctly as you walk across the stage on Commencement day.
  • Cap and Gown Portraits
    This is your FINAL OPPORTUNITY to take an official Graduate or Business Portrait. We will provide graduates with regalia for the pictures. Click Here for more information. 
  • Class Rings and Pendants
    Graduates will have the opportunity to view many beautiful styles of CBU class rings and pendants. Jostens will be there to assist with sizing and ordering merchandise. Discounts will be given to students purchasing a ring at this event. Click Here for more information. 
  • Know What You Owe
    Our Financial Aid Staff will be available to assist graduates in understanding remaining student loan debt, consolidation options, payment options, and any other questions regarding loans.
  • Order your Grad Flower Package
    Pre-order your grad flower package or flower lei for Commencement. All proceeds from this sale will benefit the CBU 2018 International Service Projects.
  • Career Center
    Our Career Center Staff wants to see our graduates succeed. Representatives will be available to ensure graduates are made aware of the many services available to them.
  • Campus Store
    Alumni items and diploma frames are just a few of the items that will be available for purchase at this event.
  • Gift from the Office of Spiritual Life
    The Office of Spiritual Life will be there to celebrate your achievement and provide you with a gift that keeps on giving long after you graduate. 
  • Gift from the Alumni Office
    Show the world you're a CBU graduate with your new CBU Alumni License Plate Frame. The Alumni Office will be there to connect graduates with all the benefits of being apart of the CBU Alumni Association.