Countdown to Cap and Gown

Get Ready, Seniors!

The time is near for you to graduate—you’ve made it to the final countdown! To help you get ready for the 2024 Spring Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 4, we have created this website to help you prepare for all of your pre-commencement responsibilities.

We are excited for you, and we are here to help make your graduation as stress-free as possible. Be sure to check this site often and print off your checklist. Most of all, be sure to enjoy your last semester at Penn State Wilkes-Barre!

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Graduation Checklist

Ready for graduation? We’ve put together a graduation checklist for you to be sure. On the checklist you’ll find important deadlines, dates, and events. Be sure to always check your Penn State Office365 email for important updates.

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Events for Seniors

We’ve prepared events to get you ready for graduation and beyond. Put them into your calendar now!

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Commencement Information

All you need to know about the big day!

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Technology After Graduation

Your access to Penn State technology resources expires after you graduate. When does it happen and what should you do?