Graduation Ceremony

Your graduation marks the culmination of years of dedication and commitment to your higher education goals. The faculty and staff at Middle Georgia State University recognize - and honor - Graduation as the most important event of the academic year. Middle Georgia State is dedicated to making sure Graduation is memorable for all participants and is conducted with the dignity, solemnity and reverence it deserves.

Fall Graduation 2017 Dates and Times


Thursday, Dec 14, 2017


10:00 a.m. graduation ceremony for students in the:
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Business

For the 10:00 a.m. ceremony, you should plan to arrive no later than 8:00 a.m. Park in the East Parking Lot.

2:00 p.m. graduation ceremony for students in the:
  • School of Aviation
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Information Technology

For the 2:00 p.m. ceremony, you should plan to arrive no later than 12:00 p.m. Park in the East Parking Lot.

Commencement 2018 Spring:

  • May 8, 2018 – 9 AM
  • May 8, 2018 – 1 PM
  • May 8, 2018 – 4 PM


All ceremonies will be held at:
Macon Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
100 University Parkway, Macon, GA 31206

Campus Map

Graduation Campus Map

Listen to the Alma Mater.

Graduate slide show

Graduates – help surprise your loved ones by submitting selfies! These can be of you alone or with people who encouraged and inspired you as you journeyed toward completion of your degree. If we get a sufficient response, we'll create a slide show and present it on the big screen as the audience begins to gather prior to the ceremonies. Send photos to . Include your full name and major.

Official Hashtag for Graduation: #MGAgrad

Share in the excitement by tagging your social media with #MGAgrad.

graduates taking a selfie