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STS 2022 Commencement Info

Science, Technology, and Society 2022 Commencement Celebration

Sunday, Jun 12, 2022, 1:00PM
Location: West Oval Grove


Students who plan to participate in the STS Commencement Celebration MUST use this form to RSVP.

Plan Your Visit

See recommendations for airports, transportation, and lodging in the area:

Regalia (Cap & Gown)

Academic attire is required to participate in many Commencement Weekend activities and will be available to rent or purchase from the Stanford Bookstore, along with graduation gifts and announcements.


All diplomas for the academic year 2022 and going forward will be mailed by the Registrar's Office.  All diplomas are mailed by USPS.  Please allow 6-8 weeks for diploma delivery; international shipping may take more time.  Expedited shipping is also available.  To pay for expedited shipping, students may request this in the Diploma Request Portal.  For more information and to access the Diploma Request Portal see Obtaining Your Diploma.


Stanford University is committed to ensuring its facilities, programs and services are accessible to everyone. If you need disability-related accommodation or wheelchair access information, please contact:

Diversity & Access Office:
For fastest response, email:

Phone: (650) 725-0326

Requests should be made by May 27, 2022

COVID Health & Safety

Be sure to check the Stanford Health Alerts website for the most current Stanford policies and important information related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Friday, February 25, 2022 Application deadline for Winter Quarter degree conferral.
Saturday, February 26, 2022 Application to graduate available in Axess
Monday, March 7, 2022 Cap & Gown ordering website goes "live"
Friday, March 11, 2022 Late application deadline for Winter Quarter degree conferral ($50 fee).
Thursday, March 21, 2022

Conferral of degrees, Winter Quarter.

Friday, April 8, 2022 Application deadline for Spring Quarter degree conferral.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 In-store Grad Fair & Custom Regalia/Class Ring ordering deadline (to have in time for Commencement)
Monday, April 25, 2022 Student/Faculty online cap & gown pre-order deadline
Monday, May 16, 2022 Last day for students to order regalia for home delivery ($12.95 shipping)
Friday, May 27, 2022 Last day for students to order regalia for home delivery with RUSH delivery ($19.95 shipping)
Friday, May 27, 2022 Late application deadline for Spring Quarter degree conferral ($50 fee).
Tuesday, May 31, 2022 Pre-order cap & gown distribution begins
Thursday, June 2, 2022 Open Stock regalia distribution begins
Thursday, June 9, 2022 2022 Senior Dinner on the Quad
Friday, June 10, 2022 2022 Baccalaureate (Frost)
Friday, June 10, 2022 2020 Senior Dinner on the Quad
Saturday, June 11, 2022 Senior Class Day / Baccalaureate Saturday
Saturday, June 11, 2022 2020 Stanford Commencement
Sunday, June 12, 2022 2022 Stanford Commencement
Sunday, June 12, 2022 2020 and 2022 STS Commencement (combined)