Annual Commencement Exercise:
Friday, May 2, 2014
VENUE & TIME CHANGE!
The annual commencement ceremony will take place at 10AM at Faulkner's football stadium for all August 2013, December 2013 and May 2014 graduates (In the event of inclement weather, alternate plans will be provided as needed, closer to graduation).
To apply for graduation:
- Click below to open the PDF Graduation Application Form.
- Return the Graduation Application (signed and dated) to the Registrar's Office.
Mailing Address: 5345 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36109
Fax Number: (334) 386-7244
- Include your $150 Graduation Application Fee.
You must pay this fee even if you do not plan to participate in the Annual Commencement Exercise. If you applied for this same degree in a previous semester, but the degree was not awarded, the re-application fee is only $15. Both the Graduation Application and Fee must be turned in by the deadline. Applications and fees received after the deadline will be subject to an additional late fee of $50.
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Degree Conferment/Graduation Application Deadlines
August 2013 deadline: June 1st, 2013
December 2013 deadline: October 1st, 2013
May 2014 deadline: February 1st, 2014
Spring 2014 Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 2nd
Faulkner Football Stadium
Associate of Arts
Associate of Science
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies
Master of Justice Administration
Master of Science in Counseling
Master of Education
Master of Liberal Arts
Master of Science in Management (MSM)
All One-Year Programs, including:
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management (HRM)
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice (BCJ)
Line-Up in the Faulkner Multiplex
Graduates need to be in the Multiplex 60 minutes prior to the ceremony start time for line-up. Signs or attendants will be posted to guide graduates to their respective line-up areas. The walk from the Multiplex to the Football Stadium is approximately 250 yards. Please wear appropriate shoes.
Cap and Gown
Orders can be placed online from https://collegegrad.herffjones.com anytime between January 1 and March 1, 2014. After March 1 graduates will need to contact the bookstore. The graduation application fee does not include your cap and gown. All graduates must have a solid black cap and a solid black gown.
You may order you cap and gown one of two ways:
1) Faulkner University Bookstore
(800)879-9816 ext.7160 or (334)386-7160
Business Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
2) Huey Feagin, Herff-Jones local sales rep
(800)437-3393 ext.2039 or (205)408-0202
CLOTHING: Dark pants and light shirt with tie for men. Dark pants, dresses or skirts for women. Dark closed toe shoes. Please refrain from wearing heels. (No flip-flops allowed)
HAIR STYLES: Hairdos should be simplistic to allow caps to be worn flat
on top of the head.
PERSONAL ITEMS: Do not bring valuables (cameras/purses/cell phones)
with you to the line-up. We cannot be responsible for valuables you
leave behind while in the ceremony.
Graduates are NOT ALLOWED to wear adornments (SASHES, MEDALLIONS, DRAPES, etc.) unless specifically allowed by your department.
If you have additional questions concerning the Annual Commencement Ceremony, you may call the Registrar's Office at (800)879-9816 ext.7240 or (334)386-7240.
Parking is free. Please allow for an extra 5 to 10 minutes to walk from your parking spot to the stadium.
Flowers & Fountain Pens
Friends For Faulkner will be selling roses ($18 for half a dozen, $25 for a dozen) and fountain pens on site for the graduation ceremony
A picture will be taken of each graduate during the ceremony.
An order form will be sent to your address along with your proof.
445 Opelika Road
P.O. Box 2550
Auburn, AL 36831
Announcements, Class Rings, Diploma Frames, etc.
For information regarding Announcements, Class Rings, Diploma Frames, etc. please visit https://collegegrad.herffjones.com
Huey Feagin, Herff-Jones local sales rep
(800)437-3393 ext.2039 or (205)408-0202