Commencement May 9



Commencement 2024 Program

Digital Program

Commencement 2024 Schedule

  • April 9 - 11

  • April 10

    3-5 p.m.
  • May 8

    Commencement Rehearsal
    8:45 a.m.
  • May 9

    Commencement Ceremony
    7 p.m.


Guest tickets for the SDSU Imperial Valley 2024 Commencement will be available through MarchingOrder. Candidates who graduated in Fall 2023 or applied for Spring/Summer 2024 graduation by the filing deadline of January 30, 2024 may claim guest admission tickets. Graduates will claim their initial allotment of guest tickets online, free of charge. SDSU does not authorize the sale of complimentary tickets.

Each graduate will be allotted a total of 3 tickets for guests which can be claimed on the MarchingOrder website during registration. The allotment is determined by the total number of graduates registered for the ceremony and the maximum seating capacity, and cannot be adjusted.All guests who are 2 years of age and older are required to have tickets to attend commencement. The only exception to this rule are children under the age of 2 who must be seated on an adult’s lap. Guest seating will be GENERAL SEATING. Guests can take any open seat in designated sections of the quad


Commencement guest tickets can only be claimed online by graduates through the MarchingOrder website. Graduates will receive an email on March 18 with instructions on how to register and claim tickets. Graduates will have the opportunity to claim their initial allotment of tickets online from March 18  to April 14.