Fall 2017 Commencement

The Geographical Sciences Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremony is celebrated in conjunction with the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences. It will be held Wednesday December 20th, 2017 at 12:00 pm in the XFINITY Center. For more information please visit the BSOS Winter Commencement Page. Geographical Sciences specific inquiries may be directed to Amanda Hoffman-Hall.

Students, please consider taking our Senior Exit Survey prior to graduation day.

The University’s Campus Wide Commencement ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19 in the XFINITY Center. For more information, contact, or call 301.405.4638.


Spring 2017 Commencement

The Geographical Sciences & Anthropology Graduation Ceremony took place on Saturday May 20th, 2017 at Noon in the Memorial Chapel

Thank you to the Philip Merrill College of Journalism for live-streaming our ceremony! You can watch on the video to the right of the screen, or on their YouTube Channel





Applying for Graduation

You must apply for graduation during the first two weeks of the semester in which you intend to graduate. To submit your graduation application utilize Testudo:


Late Diploma Application

Late Diploma Application
If students did not complete the online diploma application by end of the schedule adjustment period of the semester in which they plan to graduate, they can print and complete the Late Diploma Application and submit to the BSOS Advising Center in 2148 Tydings Hall.