Congrats, Grads!


Join us in celebrating our WSU Spokane graduates from the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, the College of Nursing, the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, the College of Education, and Global campus. We are excited to celebrate their academic achievements with peers, family, and friends.

Friday, May 10, 2024

2:00 pm

Spokane Arena

720 W Mallon Ave, Spokane, WA

Important Commencement Details

Tickets – All guests are welcome. No tickets are needed for the commencement ceremony. There is no limit to guest attendance due to the capacity of the Spokane Arena.  Spokane Arena doors will open one hour before the commencement ceremony for all guests. Doors open at 1:00 PM. The Commencement Ceremony begins promptly at 2:00 PM.  

Parking & Directions – Guests may park in the Spokane Arena parking lots A, B and F.  Event parking will be $10 per vehicle. There is also street and various lot parking around the arena. For directions, please view the Spokane Arena directional map.

Live-streaming Details – The WSU Spokane Commencement will be live-streamed on the day of the ceremony.

December 1, 2023Commencement Ceremony Registration StartsStudent Commencement Registration
January 12, 2024Commencement regalia available for rentalOrder through Herff Jones
March 1, 2024Last day to apply for Graduate, Undergraduate Degree, Professional Degree or Certificate.
After this date, an additional fee of $75 is assessed
Graduate Application
Undergraduate and Professional Application
April 10, 2024Deadline for Commencement Ceremony RegistrationStudent Commencement Registration
April 26, 2024Last day to apply for Graduate, Undergraduate Degree, Professional Degree or Certificate with $75 late fee.
After this date the late fee increases to $150.
Graduate Application
Undergraduate and Professional Application
May 3-10, 2024Commencement CelebrationsCollege of Medicine
College of Nursing
College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences


IMPORTANT: Participation in the commencement ceremony is not a guarantee or an indication of degree completion. To officially graduate from WSU, students must satisfy all university, college, and departmental requirements for the specific degree.