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San Diego State University Commencement 2023

Please visit the official SDSU Commencement site regularly for details on registration, and cap and gown rentals will be posted to this site as well as emailed to students. 

Annual Black Baccalaureate Ceremony

44th Annual Black Baccalaureate Ceremony (2022-23)

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2023
Time: 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. 
Location: at Lincoln High School, 4777 Imperial Ave, San Diego, CA 92113

This Baccalaureate Ceremony is only for seniors and graduate students who are graduating in December 2022, May 2023, and Summer 2023. If you are graduating in December of 2023 you would not be able to participate in this year's program because you fall under the 2023-2024 school year.

Read the Letter to Graduates from the Department Chair

If you have received formal correspondence from our office and would like to participate in the Ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2023 please pay the 35.00 fee via the PayPal link below.

Payment deadline is: Monday, May 1, 202 by 4:30 p.m.

You MUST read the Baccalaureate conduct letter below before registering for the program.
Read the Conduct Letter (link coming soon)

If you would still like to register or have questions please contact Kaia Brown, [email protected] for more information.

We look forward to celebrating you!