Saint Louis University Commencement

Saint Louis University's 2018 commencement ceremony takes place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 19 at Chaifetz Arena, located at 1 S. Compton Ave.

Graduates from all of our colleges, schools and degree-granting centers will also be honored in pre-commencement ceremonies, beginning Thursday, May 17.

Schedule All SLU 2018 Commencement Events

Students who have applied to graduate will receive instructions on how to RSVP for the commencement ceremony via their SLU email address beginning Feb. 12, 2018.

Chaifetz Arena is handicapped accessible. A drop-off area for guests is located on Compton Avenue and complimentary parking is available in the Saint Louis University garage located at the intersection of Olive Street and Compton Avenue. 

Diplomas will be mailed to your address provided to the Office of the University Registrar on your graduation application. Diplomas will not be available for pickup after the commencement ceremony.  For more information about diplomas, call 314-977-2269.

For all other commencement-related questions, please call 314-977-6338.