Graduation Ceremony

Graduation Ceremony Deadlines

1. FILE YOUR PETITION TO GRADUATE

Monday, March 3, 2014

File your Petition to Graduate (PTG)*. This is mandatory for all HPU graduating students, both on-campus and off-campus, whether or not you are participating in the ceremony. Click here to download form.

*If you have received federal financial aid at HPU, you must complete Loan Exit Counseling online at www.hpu.edu/exit prior to submitting your Petition to Graduate. Please print and attach your counseling results with your petition.

If you submitted a PTG but DID NOT receive a confirmation from the Registrar’s office, please email registrar@hpu.edu or call (808) 544-0239.

2. ORDER YOUR CAPS AND GOWNS

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Deadline to preorder caps and gowns for a discounted price at www.herffjones.com

From Monday, March 17, 2014 to Thursday, May 15, 2014
Pre-order caps and gowns at regular price at www.herffjones.com.

Contact the Downtown HPU Bookstore at bookstore@hpu.edu with any questions.

3. ORDER ANNOUNCEMENTS AND CLASS RINGS (optional)

March 12, 2014 to Thursday, May 15, 2014

Order personalized graduation announcements at www.herffjones.com

Order HPU class rings at www.herffjones.com

4. PICK UP CAPS, GOWNS, AND SEATING TICKETS

Distribution Date: any time after May 1, 2014

Deadline to pick up printed tickets is 12noon on May 15, 2014

Contact the Downtown HPU Bookstore at bookstore@hpu.edu with any questions.

5. ATTEND CEREMONY

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Neal Blaisdell Arena, Honolulu, 777 Ward Avenue Honolulu, HI 96814

Processional begins at 5 p.m.