2024 International Student Graduation Celebration

Graduating students seated behind a KU flag

You're Invited

KU International Affairs invites graduating international students, their families and friends to the International Student Graduation Celebration. Join us on Friday, May 10 at 11:00 a.m. in the Kansas Union for a recognition event and reception!

Information for Graduating International Students

KU International Affairs is thrilled to celebrate our graduating international students and their many accomplishments!

  • Graduating students must register by Friday, May 3 to participate in the event and receive a certificate. The link to RSVP is below.
  • Graduating students need to check-in between 10:15 p.m. and 10:45 p.m. the day of the event in the Ballroom of the Kansas Union.
  • Graduating students, family, and friends should be seated by 11:00 a.m. in Kansas Union Ballroom.
  • A cake and punch reception will follow the ceremony.
  • Graduating students should wear business casual clothing or cultural dress to the ceremony. This is not a graduation ceremony, so students do not need to wear a cap and gown.

RSVP by May 3

Graduating international students must register by Friday, May 3 to participate in the event.

Request a Certificate

Graduating international students who would like a certificate of completion from International Affairs, please email ISS with your name and degree.

Share Your Memories

Send a photo and your favorite memory from your time at KU to ISS to display during the event. Submissions due Friday, May 3.

Request Accomodations

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Kansas sponsored events. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this event, please contact ISS by Monday, April 29.


Contact the International Support Services Engagement Team with any questions.